Treatment & Services
- Adrenal Surgery
- Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
- Endocrine Surgery
- Endocrine Surgery - Thyroid And Parathyroid
- Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
- Laparoscopic Radiofrequency Ablation Of Liver Tumors
- Laparoscopic Solid Organ Surgery
- Laparoscopic Surgery
- Laparoscopic Thermal Ablation Of Liver Tumors
- Liver Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Pancreatic Surgery
- Paraganglioma Surgery
- Parathyroid Surgery
- Robotic Surgery for Adrenal
- Robotic Surgery for Liver
- Robotic Surgery for Parathyroid
- Robotic Surgery for Thyroid
- Surgical Ultrasound
- Thyroid Aspiration
- Thyroid Ultrasound
- Thyroid Ultrasound And Biopsy
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Adrenal Cancer
- Adrenal disorders
- Adrenal Hyperplasia
- Adrenal insufficiency
- Adrenal Tumors
- Adrenocortical Carcinoma
- Beta-cell disorders
- Calcium Disorders
- Carcinoid Syndrome
- Conn's Syndrome
- Cushing's Syndrome
- Endocrine Disorders
- Familial Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
- Hepatocellular Carcinoma
- Liver Cancer
- Metastatic Tumors Of The Liver
- Pancreatic Cancer
- Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors
- Parathyroid Cancer
- Parathyroid Disease Description
- Primary Hyperaldosteronism
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
- Tertiary hyperparathyroidism
- Thyroid Cancer
- Thyroid Disease
- Thyroid Glands
- Thyroid Lesion
- Thyroid Masses
- Thyroid Nodule
- Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - University of California San Francisco Medical Center
San Francisco, CA USA
Fellowship - University of California San Francisco Medical Center
San Francisco, CA USA
Internship - University of California San Francisco Medical Center
San Francisco, CA USA
Medical School - University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Dallas, TX USA
Undergraduate - Stanford University
Stanford, CA USA
adrenal disease, Adrenal disorders, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Calcium Disorders, endocrine hypertension, endocrine surgery - thyroid and parathyroid diseases and surgery, endocrine surgery (thyroid and parathyroid), general and laparoscopic surgery, General Surgery, laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation of liver tumors, Laparoscopic Solid Organ Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation of liver tumors, Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy, Laparoscopic Thermal Ablation Of Liver Tumors, Minimally Invasive Surgery, multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes, parathyroid and calcium disorders, pancreatic endocrine tumors, thyroid, Thyroid Cancer, thyroid cancers, Thyroid cancers and Flushing Syndromes, Thyroid Disease, thyroid disorders, thyroid nodules
Awards & Honors
- America's Top Doctors for Cancer 2011
- Cleveland's Top Doctors, 2011
Innovations & Patents
- Radiofrequency thermal ablation
Research & Publications
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140 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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
17 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jun 26, 2017
All aspects of care were handled professionally.
Reviewed on Jun 5, 2017
Dr. Siperstein was absolutely excellent in every way: caring, thoughtful, good listener, explained everything, answered all of my questions satisfactorily and had good "bedside manner". He made the two hour wait very worthwhile.
Reviewed on May 26, 2017
Dr Siperstein is one of the best Doctors I've ever worked with on every level!
Reviewed on Apr 5, 2017
Reviewed on Mar 29, 2017
Dr Siperstein is an awesome Dr! He is such a caring , kind, warm Dr. who answered my questions before I could ask them and set me totally at ease about having him as my surgeon and about the surgery itself. Any hopes I had about the apptmt were met and then some!
Reviewed on Mar 27, 2017
Dr. Sipperstein is a fantastic asset to the CC. This Doctor's oblation treatment with a very strict dietary and lifestyle change can cure stage 4 colon liver cancer. His procedure allows the patient the required time to restimulate his/hers immune system to survive this fatal disease. He has to be the #1 person in the field with his vast experience. A very extraordinary bright and gifted man. I would recommend him to anyone seeking relief from this horrible disease.
Reviewed on Feb 20, 2017
Dr. Siperstein is an excellent Doctor. He has provided great care over the years to me and is genuinely concerned about my health and making sure I am treated correctly.
Reviewed on Feb 6, 2017
Care was primarily done by Doctor. Very good! Very pleased Dr. Siperstein did the ultrasound himself.
Reviewed on Jan 30, 2017
Have not been given follow up care yet after surgery.
Reviewed on Jan 25, 2017
excellent care, well organized
Reviewed on Jan 9, 2017
The doctor is very attentavie,caring and compassionate. He listens and explains everything thoroughly. i could not be happier with my care from Dr. Sipperstein
Reviewed on Dec 5, 2016
Dr. Sipperstein in endocrine surgery, was excellent. I saw him for a surgical consultation regarding thryoid growth/cancer. He spent a lot of time with me. I came from out of state. I had seen a provider in my own state but had a lot of questions. He did an ultrasound of my thyroid right during the appointment in the office. he did it himself to show me exactly what was going on with my thyroid growth. He was very accessible and took all of my questions seriously and gave me thorough answers. He also had a very helpful, training doctor, a fellow, from Indiana, He was also very helpful throughout my appointment and with my concerns. I was very satisfied with the appointment and am planning to have my surgery at Cleveland Clinic with Dr. Sipperstein. Dr. Sipperstein provided a very thorough and helpful consultation. I feel that Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Sipperstein will be very good for the treatment and surgery that I will be having done in the near future.
Reviewed on Nov 28, 2016
I received both oral explanations and informational printouts, the combination of which was very helpful.
Reviewed on Oct 26, 2016
Dr. Siperstein is a wonderful doctor. He has an incredible bed side manner, is so knowledgeable, never makes you feel rushed in an appointment, puts your mind at ease, and is an incredibly talented surgeon. I have recommended him to several others in need of this type of care. His care is outstanding to say the least.
Reviewed on Sep 26, 2016
Dr. Sipperstein is awesome. He always is concerned about me as a person and not just as another "number". He always is friendly, knowledgeable and a great bed side manner.
Reviewed on Sep 14, 2016
very caring, professional, and exceptional.
Reviewed on Aug 19, 2016
Dr. Siperstein is a gifted clinician. I trust my care only to him!
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