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Dr. Joseph Piepmeier, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Piepmeier

Dr. Joseph Piepmeier, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery and oncology.


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(203) 785-2807

Dr. Piepmeier accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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. Piepmeier's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Piepmeier performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Piepmeier performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Piepmeier treats Meningiomas more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Piepmeier treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Piepmeier performs Brain Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Piepmeier performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Piepmeier's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Piepmeier, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery and oncology.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1982
Yale New Haven Hospital
Residency Hospital
1978
Yale New Haven Hospital
Internship Hospital
1982
1978

Awards

Dr. Piepmeier's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Piepmeier

4.9

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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Saved my Life when I was a teenager
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Received a craniotomy-golf sized tumor-left frontal lobe. Only in my mid-30's. Dr. Piepmeier and his surgical team saved my life. I felt complete trust with this Dr. Due to his extensive experience I highly recommend him. Thanks Dr. Piepmeier!!!!
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Excellent Doctor! Saved my life!
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