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Title Director, Graduate Medical Education and Designated Institutional Official
Department Colorectal Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Abdominal Perineal Resection
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Advanced Operative Laparoscopy
  • Anorectal Fistula Treatment
  • Anorectal Surgery
  • Anoscopy
  • Cancer Center
  • Colectomy
  • Colon And Rectal Surgical Procedures
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer - Prevention
  • Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis
  • Colorectal Cancer Research
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening Strategies
  • Colorectal Cancer Treatment
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Colostomy
  • Consultation for Complicated Colon and Rectal Disease
  • Fecal Diversion
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Ileoanal Pouch
  • Ileoscopy
  • Ileostomy
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Intestinal Stomas
  • J Pouch
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Perineal Resection
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Resection
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Fecal Diversion
  • Laparoscopic Ileocolectomy
  • Laparoscopic J-pouch Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Proctosigmoidectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Digestive Diseases
  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Cancer Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pediatric Total Abdominal Colectomy
  • Pelvic Pouch Surgery for Ulcerative Colitis
  • Polypectomy
  • Pouch Center
  • Pouchendoscopy
  • Pouchoscopy
  • Proctectomy
  • Rectal Cancer Surgery
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Rectal-Sparing Operations For Carcinoma Of The Rectum
  • Rectum Reoperative Abdominopelvic Surgery
  • Re-Do Rectal Surgery
  • Reoperative Abdominal and Pelvic Surgery
  • Reoperative Abdominal Surgery
  • Reoperative Pelvic Surgery
  • Reoperative Surgery
  • Resection of Colon and Rectal Diseases
  • Rigid Sigmoidoscopy
  • Rubber Band Ligation Of Hemorrhoids
  • Second Opinion
  • Sphincter Sparing Surgery
  • Stoma Surgery
  • Strictureplasty
  • Surgery
  • Surgery For Carcinoma Of The Colon
  • Surgery For Crohn's Disease
  • Surgery for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
  • Surgery for Pilonidal Cyst
  • Surgery for Rectal Prolapse
  • Surgical Management for Ulcerative Colitis
  • Surgical Treatment for Mucosal Ulcerative Colitis
  • Total Abdominal Colectomy
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
  • Treatment for Anal Fissure
  • Treatment for Anal Fistula
View all 79 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Adenomas
  • Adenomatous Polyps
  • Anal Abscesses
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissures
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Itching
  • Anal Pain
  • Anorectal Disease
  • Anorectal Fistula
  • Benign Anorectal Disease
  • Cancer
  • Cancer of the Colon, Rectum and Anus
  • Carcinoma of the Colon
  • Carcinoma of the small and large bowel
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Diseases
  • Colon Polyps
  • Colonic Neoplasia
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Colovesticle Fistula
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Diverticulum
  • Enterocutaneious Fistula
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Fissure
  • Genital Warts
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hereditary Non Polyposis Colorectal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Intestinal Fistula
  • Intestinal Fistulae
  • Large Bowel Cancer
  • Large Intestine Cancer
  • Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender LGBT Health
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Small Bowel Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stoma Related Problems
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Volvulus
View all 47 Specialties +
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Biography

About Jeremy Lipman, MD

Dr. Lipman is a colorectal surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic where he also serves as Director of Graduate Medical Education and Designated Institutional Official as well as the Program Director for the General Surgery Residency. He is a Professor of Surgery in the Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston College and his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his General Surgery Residency at Case Western Reserve University and did a Colorectal Surgery fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where he received the Outstanding Clinical Fellow Award. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He received his Masters in Health Professions Education in 2019.

Before coming to the Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Lipman practiced at MetroHealth Medical Center where he was the Director of Surgical Education, Associate Program Director for the General Surgery Residency and Clerkship Director for the medical student surgical rotation.

He holds leadership positions on committees of national organizations. He has published peer-reviewed articles on colorectal surgery and education and serves as a reviewer for journals.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2016

Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - University of Illinois
Chicago, IL USA
2019

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Colorectal Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA
2010

Residency - University Hospitals Case Medical Center
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA
2009

Medical Education - Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA
2004

Undergraduate - Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA USA
1999

Certifications

  • Surgery - General Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

Specialty Interests

Cancer of the colon, rectum and anus, Inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn's disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Diverticulitis, Laparoscopic colorectal surgery, Minimally invasive surgery, Sphincter preservation surgery, J pouch creation, Ostomy reversal, Benign anorectal diseases

Awards & Honors

  • 2018-2021 "Best Doctor," Cleveland Magazine
  • 2020-2021 Outstanding Preceptor of Clerkship Students
  • 2019 Academy of Master Surgeon Educators Induction, American College of Surgeons
  • 2016 Association for Surgical Education, Philip J. Wolfson Outstanding Teacher Award
  • 2015 Academy of Clerkship Directors Induction, Association for Surgical Education
  • 2015 Alpha Omega Alpha
  • 2015-2019 Best Doctors in America List
  • 2014 Kaiser-Permanente Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • 2013 Surgical Education Research Foundation Fellowship
  • 2013-2019 Scholarship in Teaching Award from Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine
  • 2012 Faculty Teaching Award for Department of Surgery – Case Western Surgery Residency
  • 2010 Outstanding Clinical Fellow Award Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Department of Colorectal Surgery
  • 2009 Debra J. Graham Teaching Award
  • 2009 Administrative Chief General Surgery Resident
  • 2008 Michael W.L Guarderer Award for best resident in Pediatric Surgery
  • 2007, 2008 Junior Resident Teaching Award Case Western Surgery Residency
  • 2004 Donald R. Cooper, MD Award for Excellence in Surgery - Drexel University, College of Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Jeremy Lipman, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 10/14/2021, Dr. Lipman has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.

Fiduciary Role. Dr. Lipman serves in a fiduciary capacity, such as an elected officer, director or chief medical officer, for the following companies or other entities:

  • Association for Program Directors in Surgery

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

75 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 4.8
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

13 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 12, 2022

This will be my third surgery with Dr Lipman. This time it is cancer. He is patient,kind, and empathetic. I would recommend him to anyone needing GI surgery.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2022

The doctors and their staff were great.

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2022

Dr Lipman office is always so nice and talk to us as family and show respect to our fears and concerns.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2022

Excellent doctor!

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2022

Loved Dr. Lipman and staff. Very respectful and attentive. Great bedside manor and sense of humor. Very informative about up coming procedure and what to expect before, during and after. Would totally recommend Dr. Lipman.

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2021

When I was in the hospital, my roommate's daughter decided that she liked Dr. Lipman better than the Dr. Than her mom had. She was looking into changing her mom's doctor to doctor Lipman. That spoke volumes. She said that he seems very caring & smart. I agree!!!

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2021

The doctor is very very good and have excellent bed side manners

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2021

I researched the doctors, looked at online reviews and was happy with my decision. I felt Dr.Lipman spent the necessary time and detail needed for my situation.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

Dr Lipman is an amazing doctor which knowledge and fabulous bedside manner! Thank you Dr Lipman for all your support and kindness!

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

Dr. Lipman really took his time in explaining things to me. He was kind, personable, reassuring, answered all my questions, and appeared very confident in the best way to proceed with surgery. I am very grateful to be in his care.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

Appreciate Dr. Lipman' reviewing may case and his assistance.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2021

Good visit.....felt like Doctor knew what he was doing....helpful visit

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021

Dr. Lipman was helpful and very professional.

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