Dr. Howard Lippes, MD

Dr. Howard Lippes, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Howard Lippes, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Williamsville, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo in 1977 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

100 College Pkwy Ste 260

Williamsville, NY 14221

Contact Information

(716) 635-0688

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health
  • MVP Health Care

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Lippes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lippes treats Thyroid Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Lippes treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lippes treats Obesity more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Lippes treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lippes treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Lippes treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Lippes' conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Retina Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Howard Lippes, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Williamsville, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo in 1977 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1982
Yale New Haven Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Buffalo Genl Hosp-Suny
Residency Hospital
1980
SUNY Buffalo-Va Hosp-Erie C
Residency Hospital
1978
SUNY Buffalo-Va Hosp-Erie C
Internship Hospital
1977
New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo
Medical School
1982
1980
1980
1978
1977

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Dr. Lippes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lippes

3.0

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
45%
(9)

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I am fortunate to have Dr. Lippes monitor my care, not only my diabetes but the numerous other health issues I have. I have been his patient for 15 years and hope he never retires! He says it like it is and I appreciate it - I have 7 other specialists but he seems to outshine most of them.
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Very thorough. Easy to talk to. Got my A1C down!
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I've been a patient of Dr. Lippes for 25 years and have the utmost confidence in and respect for him. He is always up on the latest research, technology and medical findings. I find him to be very caring and personable. I wouldn't go to any other endo.
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I was a patient of this ARROGANT man after I had a thyroidectomy .He was condescending from the moment I first spoke to him until I left that office. But the real problem with him was that he called the dr. that did my thyroidectomy "surgery happy!" Those were his exact words to me ! I...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Independent Health
Encompass
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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