Dr. Joseph G. Tripodi, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 65

687 Straits Tpke Ste 1B
Middlebury, CT 06762
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Hospital Quality

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Waterbury Hospital
64 Robbins St
Waterbury, CT 06708
Saint Mary's Hospital
56 Franklin St
Waterbury, CT 06706

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Middlebury Surgical LLC
Middlebury Surgical LLC
687 Straits Tpke Ste 1B
Middlebury, CT 06762
64 Robbins St
Waterbury, CT 06708
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    Dr. Tripodi's Experience

    Dr. Tripodi's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Cancer Treatment
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
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    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video Laser Laparoscopy
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Abdominal Cancer
    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Appendicitis
    • Cancer
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Heart Disease
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Tripodi

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • 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

    Universita Degli Studi De Messina

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tripodi & Staff

    • English
    • Italian
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Tripodi's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Tripodi has admitting privileges:

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    • Waterbury Hospital

    • Saint Mary's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tripodi

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
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    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tripodi to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Tripodi's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Tripodi

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Middlebury Surgical LLC
    687 Straits Tpke Ste 1B
    Middlebury, CT 06762
    (203) 598-0235 (Office)
    B
    64 Robbins St
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203) 573-6000 (Office)
    C
    56 Franklin St
    Waterbury, CT 06706
    (203) 709-6000 (Office)
    (203) 709-8689 (Fax)
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