Dr. Robert Varipapa Sr, MD

Dr. Robert Varipapa Sr, MD

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Age 68
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Dr. Robert Varipapa Sr, MD is a neurology specialist in Milford, DE and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.

111 Neurology Way

Milford, DE 19963

Contact Information

(302) 678-8100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Varipapa Sr "My mission and the mission of our practice is to provide the highest quality neurologic diagnostic approach possible, with expert treatment, provided by board-certified, empathetic, dedicated physicians. The neurologists at CNMRI specialize in headache management, stroke, dementia, Alzheimers disease, epilepsy and seizure disorders, peripheral nerve disorders such as carpal tunnel and neuropathy as well as disorders of the cervical (neck) and lumbar (back) spine (disk herniation, 'pinched' nerve)."

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

125  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coma
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Encephalitis
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Facial Palsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Hematoma
  • Jakob-Creutzfeldt Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Memory Disorders
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
  • Petit Mal Seizure
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Polio Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shingles
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Temporal Lobe Seizure
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wilson's Disease
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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Union Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University MD
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Varipapa Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Varipapa Sr's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Varipapa Sr to family and friends
29 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Varipapa Sr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I agree Dr Varipapa seems detached and uninterested in helping his patients. I told him I could not take NSAIDS due to my stomach problem, but he gave them to me anyway. It took 4 days for my stomach and intestines to go back to normal. On my follow up visit he said you look good have a good...more
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He seems uninterested in the patients. He has chosen to ignore 90% of my symptoms and chose to focus on 1 even after I explained it is not causing the worst or most frequent pain, after 1 MRI. I need a doctor who at least acknowledges symptoms more thoroughly before deciding on a diagnosis. Also...more
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Dr Varipapa is brilliant, accurately diagnosed me having cluster headaches found a solution helped me get my life back. The office is very busy because they're very good.
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I developed a condition that had neuro side effects along with pain (RA). Had an abnormal MRI Brain which he ordered a slew of tests which did not resolve the abnormality nor identified it. Still has it. He has no problem ordering tests and MRI's even though there is no change. When I questioned...more
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He is detached, uninterested, doesn't put in a real effort and makes decisions without consulting the patient. Had me on meds that were helping my ms symptoms, then took me off them and said go to a therapist to get them? will not go back.
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