Dr. Ripperda attended medical school at Rush Medical College in Chicago, IL. He then completed a residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology and a fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (also known as Urogynecology) at UT Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland Hospital.
During his fellowship, Dr. Ripperda was the recipient of the Best Basic Science Manuscript at the 2016 American Urogynecologic Society national meeting in Denver, CO. This work was published the July 2017 edition of the journal Menopause.
His clinical interests include the treatment of overactive bladder, urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, fecal incontinence and urinary tract fistula.
Dr. Ripperda offers a variety of non-surgical and surgical options and tailors his approach to the wishes and needs of each individual patient. His surgical interests include vaginal, laparoscopic, robotic and abdominal approaches to the treatment of pelvic floor disorders.
Dr. Ripperda lives in Fort Worth, TX, with his wife Autumn and their two dogs Chase and Ellie. His hobbies include golf, traveling and collecting coins and vintage fountain pens.
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
Aetna-Health Network Only
Aetna-Health Network Option
Aetna-Open Access Elect Choice
Aetna-Open Access Managed Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield-Blue Choice PPO
Cigna-Network Open Access
Cigna-Children's Medical Center Employee Plan
Cigna-City of Dallas Employee Plan
Healthscope-DART ACO Flex Plus
Healthscope-DART ACO Flex
Humana-Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Scott & White Health Plan-HMO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan-HMO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan-HMO Network - Large Group
Scott & White Health Plan-PPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan-EPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan-EPO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan-PPO Choice Network
Scott & White Health Plan-PPO Choice Preferred Network
Scott & White Health Plan-Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Scott & White Health Plan-Texas Statewide PPO
Scott & White Health Plan-PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Scott & White Health Plan-2018 SeniorCare (Cost) Network
Scott & White Health Plan-McLane Group Network
Scott & White Health Plan-BSW Preferred HMO Network-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan-BSW Preferred PPO Network-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan-BSW Preferred EPO Network-ORX Broad
Scott & White Health Plan-BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
Scott & White Health Plan-ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
Scott & White Health Plan-TRS - Active Care Participants Network
Scott & White Health Plan-SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Scott & White Health Plan-SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Scott & White Health Plan-RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
Scott & White Health Plan-BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Scott & White Health Plan-BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
UnitedHealth-Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth-Core Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth-Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth-Select Plus POS
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.