Dr. Amy Lipscomb, MD
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General Surgery | Female

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Dr. Amy Lipscomb, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Allentown, PA. She is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. Lipscomb is affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus, Saint Luke's Warren Hospital and University of Kentucky Hospital.

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    Very poor or no results from surgery. Very rude to nurses and patients. Refuses to answer patients questions.
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    Dr. Lipscomb's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in General Surgery
    •  Board certified in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1998
      • International Health Travel Award, 1998
      • American Medical Women's Association Achievement Citation, 1999
      • Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society, 1992
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    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Heart Disease
    • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency

    Education

    • Medical School
      West Virginia University

      Graduated in 1999

    • Internship Hospital
      University of Tennessee Medical Center

      Completed in 2000

    • Residency Hospital
      University of Tennessee Medical Center

      Completed in 2004

    • Undergraduate School
      Liberty University

      Graduated in 1995

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
    • Heart Surgery
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization