Dr. Craig Zippe, MD

Dr. Craig Zippe, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Craig Zippe, MD is an urology specialist in Ashtabula, OH and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1980 and specializes in urology.

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Zippe

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Zippe performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Zippe's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo



  • Urology

Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

Conditions Treated


Read Less


  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • 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.


  • 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

Dr. Zippe does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Zippe and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Zippe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zippe to family and friends
based on 16 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Zippe's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in 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.
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
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...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
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.
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in 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.
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
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...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this

Are you Dr. Zippe?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience