Dr. Howard Lippes, MD

Dr. Howard Lippes, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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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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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

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Diabetes Type 1
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lippes treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Lippes treats this condition more than 93% 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

Thyroid Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lippes treats Thyroid Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Lippes treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

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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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