Treatment & Services
- Adolescent Health
- Challenges and Choices of Aging
- Family Medicine
- General Adolescent Care
- General Dermatology
- General Pediatric And Adolescent Medicine
- Men's Health
- Pap Test
- Prevention And Wellness
- Preventive Medicine
- Skin Care
- Smoking Cessation
- Sports Safety
- Student Health
- Women's Health
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Alzheimer's and Dementia
- Anxiety Disorder
- Back Pain in Athletes
- Chronic Illness
- Down Syndrome
- Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
- Health and Wellness
- High Cholesterol
- Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Lead Poisoning
- Mental Retardation in Adults
- Metabolic Syndrome
- Mood Disorder
- Myofascial Pain Syndrome
- Pressure Ulcers
- Primary Care
- Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
- Substance Abuse
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Albany Medical College
Albany, NY USA
Undergraduate - Siena College
Loudonville, NY USA
- Fellowship in Women's Health, CWRU/Cleveland VA 2000-2001
- Director Primary Care Women's Health
- Family Medicine
family medicine, women's health
Awards & Honors
- Top Doc, Cleveland Magazine 2010 and 2011
- American Academy of Family Physicians
- American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
- Ohio Academy of Family Physicians
- Cleveland Academy of Family Physicians
- North American Menopause Society
Research & Publications
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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 6/12/2018, Dr. Lipold 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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70 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||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
9 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Feb 26, 2019
Dr. Lipold, my primary doctor is an amazing doctor. Always asking direct questions concerning my physical issues, offering suggestions, and always following up with my progress.
Reviewed on Jan 28, 2019
I really like Dr. Lipold she is direct but respects my beliefs in drugs and vaccines which I appreciate.
Reviewed on Oct 31, 2018
*Dr. Lipold is excellent - great mix of professional & kind/caring - myself & now my daughters see her!
Reviewed on Sep 4, 2018
Huge improvements with my current meds my provider has worked with me on. I had no positive results from previous medications former providers had me on.
Reviewed on Aug 28, 2018
Dr did not listen to me and would not help me with any of my medicalissues. Only focused on my anxiety issues and wouldn't do anything else without me seeing a psychiatrist. I was frustrated.
Reviewed on May 23, 2018
very good experience with my doctor.
Reviewed on May 16, 2018
Dr. Lipold was very thorough with my situation. Really gave my chronic situation some thought and her explanation of it was quite clear, very interesting. I appreciate her referral to a specialist. The only misgiving was the wait time
Reviewed on May 16, 2018
I had a 9:40 am appointment and was not seen until 10:50AM. Dr. Lipold, however, was an excellent provider when I finally saw her.
Reviewed on Apr 3, 2018
Dr. Lipold is absolutely the best.......an excellent listener, very respectful and professional and always demonstrates empathy.
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