Dr. Wendy Ripple, MD

Dr. Wendy Ripple, MD

Pediatric Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Wendy Ripple, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Erie, PA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in pediatric dermatology and pediatrics.

3211 Liberty St Ste 302

Erie, PA 16508

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Dr. Ripple's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ripple treats Molluscum Contagiosum Infection more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Ripple treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dermatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ripple treats Dermatitis more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Ripple treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Fungal Infections
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ripple treats Fungal Infections more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Ripple treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Ripple's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acanthosis Nigricans
Acne
Acne Treatment
Actinic Keratosis
Allergic Reaction
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Atypical Mole
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Boil
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cellulitis
Chickenpox
Cold Sore
Cryotherapy for Warts
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Dry Skin
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Erythema Multiforme
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Eyelid Eczema
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Hand Eczema
Hemangioma
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
Impetigo
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Infantile Psoriasis
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Keloid Scar
Keratosis Pilaris
Lice
Lichen Planus
Melanoma
Milia
Mole Evaluation
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Parapsoriasis
Perioral Dermatitis
Pityriasis Rosea
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Psoriasis
Purpura
Rash
Ringworm
Rosacea
Scabies
Sebaceous Cysts
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Seborrhoea
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Discoloration
Skin Infections
Skin Tag Removal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Sunburn
Tinea Versicolor
Ulcer
Varicose Veins
Wart Removal
Wart Treatment
Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Wendy Ripple, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Erie, PA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in pediatric dermatology and pediatrics.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

Children's Hsp Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
1993
Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
Medical School
1993

Awards

Dr. Ripple's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ripple

3.2

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
48%
(12)
4 Stars
4%
(1)
3 Stars
4%
(1)
2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
40%
(10)

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Dr. Ripple is NOT a board certified dermatologist. Would never recommend someone who misleads patients and the community.
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The office staff are very rude. They do not care to listen to your requests and concerns. There is no flexibility in this office. The office atmosphere is cold and uncaring. Customer service simply doesn’t exist here. After several years of just accepting the rudeness and cold atmosphere I am...Read More
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My daughter's dermatologist left Erie & we needed to find new doctor fast to continue her medication. Office was extremely accommodating & got her appointment fast. The doctor is very nice & knowledgeable. She explained things that previous doctor did not. Office staff friendly as well. Great...Read More
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Office staff very rude and unprofessional. Dr. Ripple doesn't do anything about it because the main guy working at the front desk is her husband or actually they do something, they treat you way worse when you voice your concerns. If I could give them zero stars, I would. Not a very patient...Read More
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Kind and caring in a professional environment. She is very knowledgeable and will go into great detail to explain the diagnosis and treatment plan. My children are happy to go to their appointments to see Dr Ripple. Her staff are helpful and courteous contrary to what the other reviews on this site...Read More
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