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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 51

179 N Belle Mead Ave
East Setauket, NY 11733
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Hospital Quality

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Stony Brook University Hospital
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794

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179 N Belle Mead Ave
East Setauket, NY 11733
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    Dr. Lipton's Experience

    Dr. Lipton's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
    • Pain Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
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    • Botox® Injection
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Spinal Injections
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon and Bursa Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
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    • Back Pain
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Dystonia
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Joint Disorders
    • Migraine
    • Muscle Pain
    • Muscle Weakness
    • Nerve Diseases and Disorders
    • Nerve Pain
    • Pain Disorder
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine and Brain Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Pain
    • Tremor
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    Background Check for Dr. Lipton

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

    Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Internal Medicine
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY At Stony Brook
    Complete in 1998

    Fellowship Hospital

    SUNY At Stony Brook Hlth Sci Ctr
    Complete in 2012
    SUNY At Stony Brook-Stony Brook Univ Hosp
    Complete in 1999
    University Of Utah Medical Center
    Complete in 2000
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lipton & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Lipton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.6
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    4.6 out of 5

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    4.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Lipton's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

    14 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    14 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    12 responses

    Experience with Dr. Lipton

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

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    179 N Belle Mead Ave
    East Setauket, NY 11733
    (631) 444-2599 (Office)
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