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Karen Nipper, MD

Dr. Nipper is an ophthalmologist in the Waterford area. She is affiliated with Stamford Hospital.
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Conditions treated

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18k doctors
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9.1k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more eye condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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4.0k doctors
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4.0k doctors
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2.0k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more cataracts patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.5k doctors
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1.5k doctors
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745 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more blepharitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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4.5k doctors
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4.5k doctors
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2.3k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more moles patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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2.9k doctors
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2.9k doctors
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Dr. Nipper saw more glaucoma patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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5.5k doctors
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5.5k doctors
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2.8k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more birthmark patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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850 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more red eyes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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8.7k doctors
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8.7k doctors
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4.3k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more conjunctivitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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1.6k doctors
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1.6k doctors
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796 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw macular degeneration patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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31k doctors
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31k doctors
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15k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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1.3k doctors
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1.3k doctors
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658 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more chalazion patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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34k doctors
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34k doctors
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17k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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738 doctors
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738 doctors
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369 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw presbyopia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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538 doctors
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538 doctors
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268 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw Bell's palsy patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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448 doctors
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448 doctors
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223 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw dry eye syndrome patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.6k doctors
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6.6k doctors
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3.3k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw pink eye patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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837 doctors
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837 doctors
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418 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw lazy eye (amblyopia) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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622 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw more strabismus patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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767 doctors
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768 doctors
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383 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw pterygium patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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12k doctors
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12k doctors
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6.1k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw migraine patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.4k doctors
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1.4k doctors
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687 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw nearsightedness patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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19k doctors
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19k doctors
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9.3k doctors
Dr. Nipper saw headaches patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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792 doctors
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792 doctors
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396 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw retinal detachment patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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792 doctors
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792 doctors
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396 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw detached retina patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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594 doctors
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594 doctors
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296 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw retinal tear patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
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574 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw uveitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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780 doctors
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780 doctors
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389 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw retinopathy patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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570 doctors
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569 doctors
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284 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw corneal ulcer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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649 doctors
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648 doctors
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324 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw macular hole patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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856 doctors
Dr. Nipper saw diabetic retinopathy patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Nipper sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

741 Broad Street Ext
Waterford, CT 06385
59 miles away

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Credentials
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2000

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Ophthalmology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Ophthalmology
    3. Ophthalmic Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Nipper is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Stamford Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield