Dr. Adam Klipfel, MD

Dr. Adam Klipfel, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Adam Klipfel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of Ny Univ in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

208 Collyer St Ste 301

Providence, RI 02904

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Klipfel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klipfel treats Intestinal Abscess more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Klipfel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klipfel treats Abscess more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Klipfel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess
Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klipfel performs Colectomy more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Klipfel performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy

Dr. Klipfel's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Adam Klipfel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of Ny Univ in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 2003
    Univ Of S Ca
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2001
    New York Methodist Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    New York Methodist Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2001
  • 1996
    Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of Ny Univ
    Medical School
    1996

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Klipfel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Klipfel

4.1

Based on 18 reviews

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1 Star
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Adam Kipfel was present and engaged before, during, and after my surgery. He took responsibility with compassion and cheerfulness. I give him the highest recommendation possible.
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Dr. Klipfel is a compassionate, kind, and excellent doctor. He diagnosed my issue and was quick to resolve it. He explains everything and he is an excellent listener.
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Dr. Klipfel was respectful, a listener, and his first choice, a non-invasive one, worked!
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Dr Klipfel is the reason I am able to live a somewhat normal life today. I had a condition where my large intestines stopped working, and he performed a complete colectomy to allow my body to start having motility again. He has an amazing beside manner, and a vast as well as current knowledge of...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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Miriam Hospital

Providence, RI

Saint Anne's Hospital

Fall River, MA