Dr. Boris Ripa

Pediatrics
Brooklyn, NY
35 years experience male

Locations

Office

Brooklyn, NY

Address

522 lefferts ave, Brooklyn, NY
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: 10am - 2:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Cigna

Altius One Health Insurance

WellCare Health Plans

UnitedHealthcare

Medicaid

About

Bio

Pediatrician with about 30 years of experience.Location 3099 Coney Island Ave. Brooklyn, NY .tel. 718-891-3964

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Languages spoken

Czech, Polish, Russian

Doctor Q&A

481 Answers
117 Agrees
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
35 years experience Pediatrics
All pediatric : Formulas more or less the same. The differences are cow mill base, soy or anti allergenic formula. At 9 month, child needs already fruits , vegetables ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
35 years experience Pediatrics
Keep yourself busy.: Try active life. Sport, walking, reading, socializing...
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
35 years experience Pediatrics
Could be viral : Infection. Keep your son hydrated. If no improvement in few days, contact your doctor .

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Dr B. Ripa is very knowledgeable and caring physician. He provides sharp answers down to the point.
Dec 8, 2014
Very accurate and timely responses.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Ripa is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! I made an appt today so Dr. can see him I'm worried because he had UTI when he was about 5 months and his sister had two UTI's she's only 2.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I am already walking for half an hour in morning. Any medication?
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I have severe OSA on cpap daily. Can he also have OSA like me?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

stavropol
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

MAIMONIDES MEDICAL CENTER

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