Dr. Larry Saripkin, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology • Male • Age 62

1500 Oglethorpe Ave Ste 400A
Athens, GA 30606
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Dr. Saripkin's Experience

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Dr. Saripkin's Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Saripkin Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

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Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite
1001 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
GI Care For Kids
GI Care For Kids
1500 Oglethorpe Ave Ste 400A
Athens, GA 30606
GI Care For Kids
993 Johnson Ferry Rd Ste D440
Atlanta, GA 30342
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    Dr. Saripkin's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatrics
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    2
    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cirrhosis
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophagitis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Atresia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
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    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Saripkin

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Vanderbilt University
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Vanderbilt U Med Sch

    Residency Hospital

    Vanderbilt U Med Sch

    Fellowship Hospital

    Case Western Reserve University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Saripkin & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Saripkin'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. Saripkin has admitting privileges:

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    • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

    • Northside Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Saripkin

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.2
    • 6 responses

    3.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saripkin to family and friends

    3.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Saripkin's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Saripkin

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3 out of 5

    6 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Saripkin accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Golden Rule
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MultiPlan
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    • MVP Health Care
    • Paramount
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    GI Care For Kids
    1500 Oglethorpe Ave Ste 400A
    Athens, GA 30606
    (404) 257-0799 (Office)
    (404) 256-5475 (Fax)
    B
    GI Care For Kids
    993 Johnson Ferry Rd Ste D440
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (404) 257-0343 (Office)
    (404) 256-5475 (Fax)
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