Dr. Timothy Hipp, MD

Dr. Timothy Hipp, MD

General Surgery | Male | 44 years old

Our practice began in 1967 when Dr. Henry J. Babers and Dr. Charles E. Lore...Read more

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Our practice began in 1967 when Dr. Henry J. Babers and Dr. Charles E. Lore formed a surgical team. This...

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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! Thanks Dr. Hipp!!! Dennis Tyler
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Fibroadenoma
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Polyp
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Obesity
  • Pancreatitis
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sebaceous Cysts

Procedures Performed

  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

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  • 0
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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Florida

    Graduated in 1999

  • Internship Hospital
    Mayo Clinic FL
  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
  • Undergraduate School
    University of Florida

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Hipp's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Hipp's Care Philosophy

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.