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Dr. Gregg Ripplinger, MD

Dr. Gregg Ripplinger, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 63

  

Dr. Gregg Ripplinger, MD is a general surgery specialist in Boulder City, NV and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in general surgery and surgery.


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(702) 914-2420

Dr. Ripplinger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Federal Employee Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Triwest
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare PPO
Sierra Health
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ripplinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ripplinger performs Colectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Ripplinger performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ripplinger performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Ripplinger performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Excision of Breast Tumor
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ripplinger performs Excision of Breast Tumor more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Ripplinger performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Ripplinger's conditions and procedures:

  • Anal Fissure
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Procedure
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gregg Ripplinger, MD is a general surgery specialist in Boulder City, NV and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in general surgery and surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1983
Hurley Med Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Southern Nevada Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
1982
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ripplinger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ripplinger

2.9

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
42.857142857142854%
(6)

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He was supposed to remove a lipoma. He did the "surgery" in his office with no mask and a little blade he held with tweezers. He chopped into my stomach with scissors and removed chunks of fat then sewed me up. 2 months later I was in more pain than before so I got another CT scan. Turns out he...Read More
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He save my husband LIFE !!!!!!!! THANK YOU DR RIPPLINGER U are AWSON the jones family
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Locations

Southern Nevada Surgery Specialists

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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