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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery • Male • Age 65

2385 S Melrose Dr
Vista, CA 92081
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Tri - City Medical Center
4002 Vista Way
Oceanside, CA 92056

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2385 S Melrose Dr
Vista, CA 92081
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    Dr. Rypins' Experience

    Specialties

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    1
    • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Colectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Rypins

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Grady Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Emory University
    Complete in 1980
    Nj Med College
    Complete in 1982

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory University
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rypins & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Rypins' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    10 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    below
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 9 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Rypins
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    10 responses
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    Is Dr. Rypins accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • American Enterprise Group
    • Anthem Blue Cross
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Cigna
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    Office Locations

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    2385 S Melrose Dr
    Vista, CA 92081
    (760) 732-1166 (Office)
    (760) 732-1130 (Fax)
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