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 36 years. He graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci 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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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 93% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
more than 88% of peers
Thyroid Disease
normal
more than 78% of peers

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3  Specialties

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

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • SUNY Buffalo-Va Hosp-Erie C
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Buffalo Genl Hosp-Suny
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • SUNY Buffalo-Va Hosp-Erie C
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lippes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lippes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lippes

3.0

Based on 20 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
45%
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Lisa in Jamestown, NY – Aug 20, 2018
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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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Paula K in Buffalo – Jul 17, 2018
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Very thorough. Easy to talk to. Got my A1C down!
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Karen in Faulkner – Mar 29, 2018
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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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Grand Island, NY – Apr 01, 2017
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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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Buffalo, NY – Mar 18, 2017
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