Dr. Timothy Hipp, MD

Dr. Timothy Hipp, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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47 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Timothy Hipp, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Surgical Group of Gainesville

1143 NW 64th Ter

Gainesville, FL 32605
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 97% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Hipp's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hipp "Our practice began in 1967 when Dr. Henry J. Babers and Dr. Charles E. Lore formed a surgical team. This team approach prevails today as our team of eight surgeons provides care for the greater Gainesville and North Central Florida area. Take comfort in knowing that our doctors will spend whatever time is necessary to provide you with state of the art surgical care."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

18  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Mayo Clinic Fl
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hipp has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hipp's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hipp

4.1

Based on 17 reviews

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Probably a fine surgeon, but he doesn't have a great bedside manner & disregarded half of what I said. Another patient said he has the bedside manner of a walrus & that is the most appropriate thing I have heard in a long time. Only see him if you very clearly need surgery. Boob-havers beware....Read More
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Dr. Timothy Hipp became my surgeon in 2016! This gentleman has made some very difficult decisions due to my extreme health conditions. When other surgeons would not handle my issues Dr. Hipp stepped up and gave me hope. He works close with my gastroenterologist Dr Maico and Dr Schiminsky. Listens,...Read More
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Don't thing I could have made it thus far without his help.
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Dr Hipp is a very good surgeon that you can trust. He takes the time to listen to you and answers your questions.
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I was recently diagnosed with stage 3 Colon Cancer. A scary situation for sure, but from the very first time meeting with Dr. Hipp and with his constant contact with me before surgery, I felt very confident in Dr Hipp is the right doctor for me. Five days after surgery I went home feeling great!...Read More
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