Dr. Richard Ripperger, MD

Dr. Richard Ripperger, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Ripperger, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Bettendorf, IA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

2300 53rd Ave Ste 100

Bettendorf, IA 52722

Contact Information

(563) 322-0971

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Medicaid
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • One Call Care Management
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Dupuytren's Contracture
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more than 40% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
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more than 36% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
9

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ripperger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ripperger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ripperger to family and friends
4.6
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Ripperger'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
Patient Comments (1)
in Davenport, Iowa |
Dr Ripperger repaired my shoulder, the pre operative and post op care was outstanding! He was conservative on allowing PT after however his success rate if YOU follow his instructions is solid! I'd highly recommend him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ripperger accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Medicaid
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • One Call Care Management
  • Tricare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Ripperger has admitting privileges

Genesis Medical Center - Davenport
1227 E Rusholme St
Davenport, IA 52803
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