Dr. Lawrence Laray Gipson MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Lawrence Gipson is an ophthalmologist in Charleroi, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Monongahela Valley Hospital and UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Gipson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Monongahela Valley Hospital and one of 46 at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Monongahela Valley Hospital

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
High performing in Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1977–1977

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1978–1979

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Effects of zinc sulfate on Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections and protease in rabbit corneas.
Mondino, B. J., Kessler, E., Gipson, L. L., Brown, S. I.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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