Dr. Wayne Lipson, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 52

2828 1st Ave Ste 200
Huntington, WV 25702
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Dr. Lipson's Experience

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Dr. Lipson's Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Procedures Dr. Lipson Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Mary's Medical Center
2900 1st Ave
Huntington, WV 25702
Baptist Health Madisonville
900 Hospital Dr
Madisonville, KY 42431

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
St Marys Cardiovsclr&Thrc Srgns
UNIVERSITY PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS INC
2828 1st Ave Ste 200
Huntington, WV 25702
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    Dr. Lipson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Coronary Artery Dissection
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
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    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Lipson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for West Virginia.
    • 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

    Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lipson & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Lipson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Baptist Health Madisonville

    • Saint Mary's Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lipson to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Lipson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Lipson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    St Marys Cardiovsclr&Thrc Srgns
    UNIVERSITY PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS INC
    2828 1st Ave Ste 200
    Huntington, WV 25702
    (304) 399-7530 (Office)
    (304) 399-7532 (Fax)
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