Dr. Lipton earned both a Ph.D and a medical degree at Louisiana State University Health Science Center in New Orleans. He then moved to the Valley where he completed an internship and residency through the Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency.

“I work closely with patients and their families to make certain they are educated on the procedures and have a good understanding of the recovery process.”

Certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Lipton is a member of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, American Physiological Society, American Society of Breast Surgeons and the Phoenix Surgical Society.

btn-patients-choice-2018Dr. Lipton has been recognized as a 2018 Top Doc in Arizona. He also has received a number of awards on Vitals.com, including: the Patients’ Choice Award for 2018 (also for 2013, 2014, and 2016); the On-Time Doctor Award in 2014, 2016 and 2018; and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition in 2013 and 2016.

Specialty Areas:

  • General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Upper Intestinal Endoscopy and Colonoscopy