Dr. David Kipps, MD

Dr. David Kipps, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(6)
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Dr. David Kipps, MD is a pulmonology specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1975 and specializes in pulmonology and pulmonary pathology.Read his story

700 Frederick St Ste 203

Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Asthma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bronchospasm
very high
more than 98% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Kipps'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.

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Dr. Kipps' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kipps "Awarded the Santa Cruz County Medical Society "Doctor of the Year" Award in 2010"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kipps "As a physician, my goal is to provide comprehensive and effective respiratory care to improve the quality and longevity of the life of my patients."
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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Pulmonary Pathology
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kipps has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kipps' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kipps to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kipps' 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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Kipps is excellent in all respects, as a physician and as a person. Excellent bedside manner, never rushes patients, always available, intelligent and caring. The BEST!
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Dr. Kipp is absolutely the finest Dr I have ever been seen by. He is the most caring, informative and patience Dr. Vey highly recommended.
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