Dr. Thomas Kipps, MD

Dr. Thomas Kipps, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Thomas Kipps, MD is a hematology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from HARVARD MED SCH in 1979 and specializes in hematology.Read his story

3855 Health Sciences Drive

La Jolla, CA 92093

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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more than 65% of peers
Blood Disorders
more than 65% of peers
more than 42% of peers

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Dr. Kipps' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kipps "Thomas J. Kipps, MD, PhD, is a board-certified hematologist with a distinguished career in cancer research. He currently serves as the Deputy Director of Research Operations for UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center. He is the author of more than 200 publications and is the principal investigator on several peer-reviewed grants, including the NCI award for the Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Consortium involving collaboration with eight other cancer centers. He is internationally recognized for his contributions to the understanding of immunobiology, cell biology and the molecular genetics of human B cell malignancies, with emphasis on chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)."

1  Specialties

  • Hematology

2  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

24  Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Stanford U Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Stanford U Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Stanford U Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kipps has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kipps' Reviews

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5 total reviews

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Dr. Kipps' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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