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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Ripkin, Ophthalmologist, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Ripkin has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Ripkin graduated from University of Guadalajara, Mexico, San Antonio.


Dr. Ripkin has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Summa Health Systems Hospitals 
  • Akron General Woman's Care 

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Additional Information
Dr. Douglas J Ripkin MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Douglas J. Ripkin practice?
Dr. Douglas Ripkin has 1 office location.
Dr. Douglas Ripkin practices Ophthalmology near Streetsboro, OH.
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