Dr. Richard I. Zipnick, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 52

1250 E 3900 S Ste 440
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Dr. Zipnick:

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Dr. Zipnick's Experience

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Dr. Zipnick's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Zipnick Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
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Conditions Dr. Zipnick Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

St. Mark's Hospital
1200 East 3900 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84124

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Zipnick

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Utah Orthopedic Associates
Utah Orthopedic Associates
1250 E 3900 S Ste 440
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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    Dr. Zipnick's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injections
    2
    • Bursitis
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Zipnick

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Suny Downstate Medical Center
    Graduated in 1990
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Zipnick & Staff

    • English
  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. Zipnick's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at St. Mark's Hospital where Dr. Zipnick has admitting privileges:

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  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Zipnick

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zipnick to family and friends

    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Zipnick's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Zipnick
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Zipnick accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Less
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    Office Locations

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    Utah Orthopedic Associates
    1250 E 3900 S Ste 440
    Salt Lake City, UT 84124
    (801) 261-2232 (Office)
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