Department Subspecialty Care for Women’s Health
Primary Location Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adolescent Health
  • Alternatives To Hysterectomy
  • Bilateral Tubal Ligation
  • Blood Tests
  • Breast Cancer Risk Assessment
  • Breast Exam
  • Cervical Polypectomy
  • Contraception
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Essure
  • Female Sterilization
  • General Obstetrics And Gynecology
  • Gynecology
  • Hysteroscopic Sterilization
  • Laparoscopic Gynecological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Treatment Of Endometriosis
  • Laparoscopic Treatment Of Ovarian Cysts
  • Medication Management
  • Menopausal Risk Assessment
  • Menstrual Cycle
  • Menstrual Disorders, Fibroids and Hysteroscopic Services
  • Microsurgical Tubal Anastomosis
  • Myomectomy
  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Obstetrics and Family Maternity Center
  • Pessaries
  • Prenatal Care
  • Prepregnancy Consultation
  • Prophylactic Salpingo-oophorectomy
  • Section of General Gynecology
  • Specialty Women's Health
  • Sterilization by Laparoscopy
  • Thermachoice Endometrial Ablation
  • Treatment of Fibroids
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Tubal Reversal
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Well Woman Gynecology
  • Women's Health
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Menstrual Bleeding
  • Abnormal Pap Smears
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Amenorrhea
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Bartholin Cyst
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Chlamydia Trachomatis
  • Colon Polyps
  • Constipation
  • Cystocele
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Dyspareunia
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT)
  • Female Incontinence
  • Fibroid Tumor
  • Fibroids And Leiomyoma
  • General Obstetrics
  • Genital Warts
  • Gonorrhea
  • Gynecologic Infections
  • Herpes
  • Hirsutism
  • Hypertension In Pregnancy
  • Interstitial Cystitis | Pelvic Pain
  • Labor and Delivery
  • Medical Disorders In Pregnancy
  • Medical Problems in Pregnancy
  • Menopause
  • Menorrhagia
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Miscarriage
  • Molar Pregnancy
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Multiple Pregnancy
  • Myomas
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pelvic Disorders
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
  • Pelvic Mass
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Post-Menopausal Bleeding
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Atrophy
  • Vaginal Discharge
  • Vaginitis
  • Vulvar Disorders
  • Vulvar Dystrophy
  • Vulvar Pain Syndromes
  • Vulvar Vestibulitis
  • Vulvodynia
  • Yeast Infections
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2004

Education & Fellowships

Internship - Interfaith Medical Center
OB/GYN
Brooklyn, NY USA
1992

Medical Education - Meharry Medical College
Nashville, TN USA
1991

Undergraduate - Xavier University
New Orleans, LA USA
1986

Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Specialty Interests

General Obstetrics and Gynecology, Centering, Adolescent care, Menopausal care, minimally invasive surgery, hysteroscopy

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 3/28/2019, Dr. Thigpen has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

67 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Knows Medical History 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

12 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

The office was great at getting me scheduled, the staff was wonderful, and Dr Thigpin was an incredible doctor that truly took an interest in me and my care. She made me very relaxed and comfortable with the visit, and everyone involved helped me feel at ease with this visit, as well as all future visits to come.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Dr Thigpin was absolutely wonderful with her care and genuine concern for my health and well-being. It was comforting to know that my future care would be with her.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019

love Dr Thigpen

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

Dr Thigpen is always a pleasure to see. Shes warm and she makes a awkward task seem normal by being friendly approachable and down to earth.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

dr. big fan, as always, was very thorough and gentle always greeting me with a smile. I have already referred a friend to schedule an appointment to visit with her

Reviewed on May 14, 2019

dr thug pen is an amazing woman and doctor. absolutely love her. look forward to seeing her and going to appointment. very thorough

Reviewed on May 10, 2019

I give this provider 5 stars!! Excellent

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2019

Dr. Thigpen is soooo great I love her and the fact she care for her patients, she is the only one I trust with mines and my child well being! I would recommend her to every pregnant woman in the world. she lets me know if I'm having any problems she wants to know and don't hesitate to call her. I LOVE HER!

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2019

It was a pleasurable experience with Dr. Thigpig. she has a dynamic personality. she is very professional and thorough in her examinations. She answers any questions/concerns in a manner you can understand. I had a great experience.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2019

i usually go to Hillcrest....this was my first time at S.T. Jones facility. Very nice. Dr. Thigpen is always professional and caring

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2019

vevry good she is a very caring doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2019

DR Thigpin is Awesome

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