Dr. Neelesh A Tipnis MD Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Dr. Neelesh Tipnis is a pediatric gastroenterologist in San Diego, California. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Wisconsin and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Tipnis accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Gastroenterologist: General Pediatric Gasteroenterology

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Diego
Residency, Pediatrics, 1998 - 2001

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, General Surgery, 1997 - 1998

University of California at San Diego
Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, 2001 - 2004

Medical College of Wisconsin
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Endoscopic cricopharyngeal myotomy for management of cricopharyngeal achalasia (CA) in an 18-month-old child.
Chun, R.,Sitton, M.,Tipnis, N. A.,Arvedson, J. C.,Rao, A.,Dranove, J.,Brown, D. J.

Do Oral-Anal Transit Markers Predict Which Children Would Benefit From Colonic Manometry Studies?
Tipnis, N.A., El-Chammas, K.I., Rudolph, C.D., Werlin, S.L., Sood, M.R.

Capsule endoscopy performed across the pediatric age range: indications, incomplete studies, and utility in management of inflammatory bowel disease.
Jensen, M.K., Tipnis, N.A., Bajorunaite, R., Sheth, M.K., Sato, T.T., Noel, R.J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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