Dr. Andrew Pippas, MD

Hematology •  Male • Age 61
  
Dr. Pippas

Radiation Oncology of Columbus, PC

1831 5th Ave Columbus, GA 31904

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(706) 320-8700

Dr. Andrew Pippas, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Columbus, GA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Pippas has more experience with Breast Cancer, Pancreatic Oncology, and Renal Oncology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Utah School of Medicine medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with St. Francis - Emory Healthcare. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pippas to book an appointment.


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Dr. Pippas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
Columbus HMO-Standard
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Pippas

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Pippas treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Pippas treats other conditions, please contact the office at (706) 320-8700.

Breast Cancer

Breast cancer specialists diagnose and treat the presence of malignant cells in breast tissue that may spread to other parts of the body.Compare with other Breast Cancer specialists.

Typically treats 100% more than similar doctors

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TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Breast Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pippas treats Breast Cancer more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Pippas treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Pancreatic Oncology

Pancreatic oncology focuses on the management and treatment of pancreatic cancer through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Pancreatic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 89% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pancreatic Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pippas treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Pippas treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Renal Oncology

Renal oncology focuses on the management and treatment of kidney cancer through surgery, immunotherapy, targeted therapy, radiation, and chemotherapy.Compare with other Renal Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Kidney Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pippas treats Kidney Cancer more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Pippas treats this condition more than 67% of their peers

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 74% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pippas treats Blood Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Pippas treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pippas treats Anemia more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Pippas treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Neutropenia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pippas treats Neutropenia more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Pippas treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

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Dr. Pippas' conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Malignant Histiocytosis
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sezary's Disease
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • von Willebrand Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer

Dr. Pippas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pippas

4.1

Based on 25 ratings

5 Stars
72%
(18)
4 Stars
8%
(2)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
20%
(5)
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One of the most thorough compassionate and skilled physicians I have ever visited.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Biography

Dr. Andrew Pippas, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Columbus, GA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Pippas has more experience with Breast Cancer, Pancreatic Oncology, and Renal Oncology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Utah School of Medicine medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with St. Francis - Emory Healthcare. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pippas to book an appointment.Less...

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

1993
Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Duke University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1987
Duke University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1986
University of Utah School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Radiation Oncology of Columbus, PC

Andrew Pippas1831 5th Ave Columbus, GA 31904
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St. Francis - Emory Healthcare

Columbus, GA

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

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