Dr. Gregg M. Ripplinger, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 61

Southern Nevada Surgery Specialists
98 E Lake Mead Pkwy Ste 202
Henderson, NV 89015
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Southern Nevada Surgery Specialists
Southern Nevada Surgery Specialists
98 E Lake Mead Pkwy Ste 202
Henderson, NV 89015
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Dr. Ripplinger's Experience

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Dr. Ripplinger's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican – Siena Campus
3001 Saint Rose Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89052
Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican – Rose de Lima Campus
102 E Lake Mead Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89015

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    Southern Nevada Surgery Specialists
    98 E Lake Mead Pkwy Ste 202
    Henderson, NV 89015
    (702) 529-3479
    Contact Information
    (702) 565-0050 (Office)
    (702) 565-0286 (Fax)
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  2. Dr. Ripplinger's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Breast Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
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    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Fracture
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
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    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombosis
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Ripplinger

    1 Malpractice Claim

    • Settlement  (5/28/2013)
    • Amount or Range: $150,000.00
    • Nature of Complaint: Patient underwent a laparoscopic cholecystectomy on November 6, 2006. She subsequently developed a bile leak resulting in peritonitis. The patient expired on November 13, 2006.
    • State: Nevada
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Southern Nevada Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Hurley Med Center
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ripplinger & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Ripplinger's Hospital Quality

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    • Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican – Rose de Lima Campus

    • Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican – San Martin Campus

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5
    - in Las Vegas, NV |

    He save my husband LIFE !!!!!!!! THANK YOU DR RIPPLINGER U are AWSON the jones family

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