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Lisa S. Ipp, MD

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About Dr. Ipp

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Adolescent Medicine

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Chief of Pediatric Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery 
Attending Pediatrician, Hospital for Special Surgery 
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College 
Attending Pediatrician, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital


American Academy of Pediatrics
Society for Adolescent Medicine


American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Adolescent Medicine


New York Magazine Top Doctors, 2016-2018, 2021, 2022
Castle Connolly Top Doctors in New York Metro Area, 2014-2022
Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctor, 2013-2020


MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York


Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island


Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island


Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York

State Licensure



For My Patients

Publications by Dr. Ipp

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Blog Posts

Selected Journal Articles

Harel Z, Ipp L, Riggs S, Vaz R, Flanagan P. Serotesting Versus Presumptive Varicella Vaccination of Adolescents With A Negative or Uncertain History of Chickenpox. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2001;28:26-29.

Borzekowski D, Rickert V, Ipp L, Fortenberry D. At What Price? The Current State of Participant Payment in Adolescent Research. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2003;33:378-384.

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.


Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

As of November 13, 2019, Dr. Ipp reported no relationships with healthcare industry.

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.

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