Dr. Ambrose Pipia, MD

Dr. Ambrose Pipia, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ambrose Pipia, MD is a family medicine specialist in Whitestone, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in family medicine.Read his story

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

1402 150th St

Whitestone, NY 11357
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst

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Dr. Pipia's Experience

Dr. Pipia's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Pipia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pipia "Ambrose Pipia, MD is a practicing Family Practitioner in Whitestone, NY. Dr. Pipia graduated from University Degli Studi Di Palermo in 1988 and has been in practice for 28 years. He completed a residency at Lutheran Medical Center. He currently practices at Nyqms Primary Care Whitestone and is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens. Dr. Pipia accepts multiple insurance plans including Aetna, MVP Health Plan and Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. Dr. Pipia also practices at Astoria Cardiology Group in Astoria, NY."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pipia "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

159  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Breath Testing
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Strep Test
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Universita Degli Studi Di Palermo, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Luth Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Luth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Mountainside Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Lutheran Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pipia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pipia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pipia to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pipia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

If I could, I would give 0 stars. The front desk secretaries are the worst ever. They're rude and unprofessional. They always screw up information when sending out referrals and medical forms. They also don't understand the concept of emergency. Need to make an appointment right away because you're...more
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My Sister went to this person he diagnosed her with Pnemonia, only later to change it to COPD! Put her in Mt. Sinai in Queens hospital. Terrible hospital matches the doctor. After many tests he sent her home with many, many drugs. Since she came home on Wednesday, she has been laying in bed...more
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