Dr. John Lipman, MD

Dr. John Lipman, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(54)
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Dr. John Lipman, MD is a vascular & interventional radiology specialist in Smyrna, GA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1985 and specializes in vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology.Read his story

3670 Highlands Pkwy SE

Smyrna, GA 30082

Contact Information

(770) 953-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
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Uterine Fibroids
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more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Lipman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lipman "Qualifications Board Certified in Radiology as well as Vascular and Interventional Radiology Performed over 7,000 Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) procedures – the world's most experienced UFE physician Author of numerous articles for academic and medical journals Has delivered over 200 invited lectures focused on uterine fibroids and UFE at national and international conferences Specializes in fibroid treatment – UFE is Dr. Lipman's principal area of practice Education Medical degree earned from Georgetown University School of Medicine Internal Medicine internship at Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School Radiology residency at Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School Fellowship in Vascular & Interventional Radiology – Yale New-Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine Professional Achievements Fellowship from the Society of Interventional Radiology, awarded to only 10% of Society members 2014 Healthcare Heroes Award – Atlanta Business Chronicle 2017 Best Fibroid Doctor-Best Self Magazine 2013 Patients' Choice Award – Vitals – Georgia's Favorite Physicians Atlanta Magazine's "Top Docs in Atlanta" Sharecare Editorial Advisory Board – An interactive internet healthcare platform established by Dr. Mehmet Oz (The Doctor Oz Show) and Jeff Arnold (creator of WebMD) Past board of directors member of the Medical Association of Atlanta (MAA), as well as the Cobb County Medical Society (CCMS) Experience After his training, Dr. Lipman practiced Interventional Radiology in a large private practice group in Atlanta for 14 years. In 2005, he started his own private practice – Atlanta Interventional Institute. In 2015, he opened a state of the art 5,400 square foot outpatient medical facility, caring for patients throughout the Southeastern United States, Caribbean, and as far away as Africa and New Zealand. While he is best known for his pioneering work in the non-surgical treatment of uterine fibroids, Dr. Lipman's practice treats a number of medical conditions including tubal infertility, migraines, and osteoporotic compression fractures of the spine. A Physician with a Mission A critical aspect of Dr. Lipman's mission includes educating the public about fibroids and UFE. Equally important, he helps other physicians become better informed about uterine fibroids and their treatment. As a passionate speaker to community groups, Dr. Lipman ensures that UFE is recognized as a minimally invasive treatment option for fibroids. He delivers lectures on UFE to leading medical centers, including Harvard, Vanderbilt and Stanford universities, as well as national and international medical conferences. Volunteer Contributions Dr. Lipman is a Volunteer Physician at Good Samaritan Health Center, a non-profit health care center for those without the means to afford traditional care. He also volunteers as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Morehouse School of Medicine. Media Coverage Major news outlets frequently request interviews about fibroids and UFE with Dr. Lipman, including: CNN (by Wolf Blitzer), The Doctors, CNBC, the Health Network, USA Today, Jet, theWall Street Journal, Family Circle, WebMD, and Sharecare. Dr. Lipman was chosen as the National Physician Spokesperson for the Fibroid Awareness Campaign of supermodel Beverly Johnson. To meet with Dr. Lipman, please go to his website and his contact information is on the main page."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lipman "A critical aspect of Dr. Lipman's mission includes educating the public about fibroids and UFE. Equally important, he helps other physicians become better informed about uterine fibroids and their treatment.

As a passionate speaker to community groups, Dr. Lipman ensures that UFE is recognized as a minimally invasive treatment option for fibroids (no surgery involved).

He delivers lectures on UFE to leading medical centers, including Harvard, Vanderbilt and Stanford universities, as well as national and international medical conferences."

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Specialties

  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
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Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
  • Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Adenomyosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Classic Migraine
  • Leiomyoma
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Osteoporosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tubal Block
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Diagnostic Angiography
  • Fallopian Tube Recanalization
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Permanent Birth Control
  • ThermiVa™ Non-Invasive Vaginal Rejuvenation Treatment
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebroplasty

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • University Of Rochester
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Bryn Mawr Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Brigham & Womans Hosp-Harvard U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lipman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lipman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lipman to family and friends
4.3
based on 54 total reviews (37 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (42)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Lipman's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Lipman Says:

Dr. Lipman greatly appreciates the feedback and reviews provided by his patients.

He encourages any patient who is not fully satisfied to contact him or his office staff immediately so that any issues can be addressed and corrected.  Dr. Lipman provides every UFE patient with his personal mobile phone number so that they can contact him immediately with any questions or concerns.


Patient Comments (37)

Dr. Lipmas was very knowledgeable about my fibroids and adenomyosis. He took time to explain the procedure to me and answer any questions I had. The results of the procedure were beyond my expectation and greatly improved my quality of life. I would highly recommend this procedure.
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Thank you Dr. Lipman and staff. My life has changed for the better in the most unexpected way. I am so thankful for Dr. Lipman and this procedure. I have my life back after fibroids!
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Dr. Lipman and his staff are very professional and courteous. I received a thank you card from him and his staff, which was very thoughtful. My menstrual cycles are much lighter after the procedure. He explained and compared the MRI results with me thoroughly.
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Great results from the procedure. Short recovery. Friendly and helpful staff. Even when I’m late for my appointment always seen quickly.
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Meeting Dr. Lipman and having the UFE have given me back my quality of life. I no longer have heavy periods with an unmanageable flow and my stomach has shrunken.. I don't have to worry about "accidents." I had a myomectomy (removal of fibroids 10 years prior). The fibroids came back with a...more
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