Dr. Craig Zippe, MD

Dr. Craig Zippe, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Craig Zippe, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Ashtabula, OH. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Zippe is affiliated with Ashtabula County Medical Center.

2420 Lake Ave

Ashtabula, OH 44004

Contact Information

(440) 997-6970

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Kidney Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Kidney Infection, Acute
very high
more than 98% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Duke University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Columbia Presby Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Brown University Ri
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Meml Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zippe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zippe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zippe to family and friends
4.3
based on 16 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Zippe's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
Rome, OH |
I was very satisfied with the first phone call through to the biopsy that was needed. Dr. Zippe never rushed me explained everything to me and answered all my questions.
in Geneva Ohio |
I would like to thank Dr. Craig Zippe for his patience's, friendliness, thoughtfulness in taking the time to explain what my medical condition was and explaining in detail all the options that were available to me in a comfortable atmosphere. I have the upmost respect for Dr. Craig Zippe for his expertise, education, and experience in helping me get through this difficult time. His staff reflects from his friendly, professional, patience, mannerism. My surgery by him was just the same, 5 Stars.
in Pierpont Ohio |
Dr. Zippe always takes time to explain my options in terms i can understand. He listens to our concerns. Ashtabula is very fortunate to have this quality of doctor.
Conneaut, OH |
Dr. Zippe is very down to earth and takes the time to answer all my question and explain my options, and he does this in terms that I can understand. I really appreciate that.
in Conneaut, OH |
Dr. Zippe is my urologist of choice, very courteous and understanding professional who makes me feel comfortable while discussing his plan for my health and well being. My hope is that a patient overload does not interfere with the time frame necessary to spend adequate time with patients needs and discussions.
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Dr. Zippe accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • 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
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Zippe has admitting privileges

Ashtabula County Medical Center
2420 Lake Ave
Ashtabula, OH 44004
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