Dr. Cheryl Lipson, MD

Dr. Cheryl Lipson, MD

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Cheryl Lipson, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Palmerton, PA. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Lipson is affiliated with Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital, Palmerton Hospital, Saint Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital and Lehigh Valley Hospital-Pocono.

218A Delaware Ave Ste A

Palmerton, PA 18071

Contact Information

(610) 826-6353

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.

Education

  • Univ Cetec Sch Med, Santo Domingo
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • New Rochelle Hosp Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • New Rochelle Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Sisters Charity Hlthcare Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UMDNJ University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Vincents Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • UMDNJ
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lipson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lipson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lipson to family and friends
2.5
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Lipson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    Over 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lipson accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lipson has admitting privileges

Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital
211 N 12th St
Lehighton, PA 18235
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Lehigh Valley Hospital-Pocono
206 E Brown St
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
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Palmerton Hospital
135 Lafayette Ave
Palmerton, PA 18071
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Saint Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital
360 W Ruddle St
Coaldale, PA 18218
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