Dr. Edward Rippel utilizes state of the art technology to provide comprehensive primary care in a warm caring environment. Patients are treated as individuals, and care plans include the most current national guidelines as well as patient preferences.
Dr. Edward Rippel is a Board Certified Internist providing care to the Hamden/greater New Haven, CT community since 1993. A graduate of New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY, Dr. Rippel was an intern at Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx, and a resident at Morristown Memorial Hospital in Morristown, NJ.
Prior to coming to Hamden, Dr. Edward Rippel was an Attending Physician with the U.S. Public Health Service, at locations as diverse as Littleton, Colorado and Spanish Harlem.
In 1993, Dr. Rippel joined the largest Primary Care group in the Hamden community, where he practiced until January 1999, when the practice was dissolved by its owners. Immediately following, he started his own practice, Quinnipiac Internal Medicine, P.C.
In the summer of 2009, Dr. Rippel was given national recognition for the period August 2009-August 2012 by NCQA, the National Committee on Quality Assurance, for superior care in Diabetes, followed by Recognition in their Heart/Stroke Recognition Program in 2010. In 2011, Dr, Edward Rippel became Connecticut's first solo provider to be recognized as a Patient Centered Medical Home. On the heels of this achievement, Dr. Rippel was named Physician of the Year by Business New Haven/New Haven Magazine.
In 2015, Dr. Rippel was elected as a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.
For several years, Dr. Rippel has been on the Faculty of Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, providing supervision and education to medical students at the Yale Primary Care Center.
Being fluent in Spanish and conversant in Italian, Dr. Rippel provides care to non—English speaking patients in their native language, offering them a higher level of comfort.