Dr. Edward G. Rippel, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Edward G. Rippel, MD

Internal Medicine | Male

Quinnipiac Internal Medicine, PC 1952 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06517 Get Directions
(203) 287-7500

Learn about this Doctor

Dr. Edward Rippel is a Board Certified Internist providing care to the Hamden/greater New Haven, CT community since 1993. A...
Read More

Dr. Rippel's Experience

96Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Rippel's experience matches your preferences.

2
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

135
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

12
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Rippel

Dr. Rippel accepts 11 insurance carriers

View all insurance carriers

11 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

/* /.overlay-container */}

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Rippel has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Reviewing Dr. Rippel

Dr. Rippel's Review Details
4.6 based on 59 responses
Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (59)
  • Helpfulness
     (57)
  • Staff
     (58)
  • Scheduling
     (58)
Experience with Dr. Rippel
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (59)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (57)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (59)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (59)
Dr. Rippel's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (58)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (58)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (58)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (53)
Open Full Survey+
in Milford, CT |
Most recently I had a physical with Dr. Rippel. He always takes an interest in me as a patient & a person. Dr. Rippel has always excelled in explaining my medical situations to me in a manner that I can understand- he is a great communicator & relays very useful advice & explanations to me.
in Milford, CT |
Very professional, very thorough, very knowledgable, and very personable. Takes a true interest in the well being of his patients. Devotes his full attention to the patient and does not rush. I couldn't be more pleased with his care and feel fortunate to have him as a doctor.
in CT |
If you are in need of a great MD, Dr. Rippel is the guy. Switching to him was the best thing I have done. I had a great deal of medical issues that I felt before weren't be handled right (daily migraines,high blood pressure at 23 years old, IBS, ect.) I am now a year into seeing Dr. Rippel and I am migraine free, off of all blood pressure medications with normal blood pressure, and no longer a suffer of IBS.
in Cheshire, CT |
Knowledgeable, conscientious and willing to take the time to address any issues you may have.
in Hamden, CT |
Dr Rippel is a very caring physician who not only treats a patients symptom, he also coaches the patient as to how to deal with the symptom. Dr Rippel listens to and spends time with his patients, making the patient feel the he is truly concerned about their health.
in North Haven, CT |
I wouldn't have been a patient with Dr Rippel for over 25 yrs if he weren't top notch. Very knowledgeable, caring, and straight forward and honest with me. I know he is doing his best for my health.
in Cheshire, CT |
I've been a patient of Dr Rippel since 2009. He's been a great help in controlling my Hypertension and Pure Hypercholesterolemia. Together we've established a great relationship and program to keep me in good health.
in Cheshire, CT |
Dr. Rippel is personable, professional, and very knowledgeable. Listening is a significant part of diagnosing, two things Dr. Rippel does very well.
Have you seen Dr. Rippel?
Are you Dr. Rippel? Post a response on your personalized profile.

Compare Dr. Rippel

Compare this Doctor

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

View all 549 matches
×

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Ambulatory Care

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Rippel's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Acne
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Anemia
  • Angina
  • Angioedema
  • Anxiety
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Arthritis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Boil
  • Bone Loss
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Canker Sore
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cat Scratch Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chickenpox
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cystitis
  • Depression
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Infection
  • Elbow Pain
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Essential Tremor
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Eye Disease
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hand Pain
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Icterus
  • Impacted Shoulders
  • Impetigo
  • Infections
  • Insomnia
  • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jock Itch
  • Kidney Disease
  • Knee Pain
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
  • Leukemia
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mononucleosis
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Panic Attack
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Phlebitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Diseases
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Strep Throat
  • Streptococcal Infections
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrush
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tonsillitis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcer
  • Varicella Zoster
  • Weight Loss
  • Wrist Pain

Procedures Performed

  • Breath Testing
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Immunization
  • International Travel Prophylactic Medication
  • International Travel Vaccination
  • Physical Examination
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Preventive Care
  • Spirometry
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

  • 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

  • Medical School
    New York Medical College

    Graduated in 1987

  • Internship Hospital
    Montefiore Medical Center

    Completed in 1988

  • Residency Hospital
    Morristown Meml Hospital

    Completed in 1990

  • Undergraduate School
    New York University

    Graduated in 1983

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Rippel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Affiliations

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

×

Dr. Rippel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Rippel

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Rippel's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Rippel

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
×

Dr. Rippel says...

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.

×

Dr. Rippel's Care Philosophy

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.