Dr. Joseph G. Tripodi, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 64

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

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Waterbury Hospital
64 Robbins Street
Waterbury, CT 06708
Saint Mary's Hospital
56 Franklin Street
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
    • Colectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedures
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    • Video Laser Laparoscopy
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    2
    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Abdominal Cancer
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Appendicitis
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
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    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Varicose Veins
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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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 85.2% 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

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tripodi to family and friends

    8 responses
    below
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    Dr. Tripodi's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Tripodi
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    below
    national average

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    Is Dr. Tripodi accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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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) 709-8849 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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