Dr. Ripepi enjoys treating patients of all ages, including children, active adults and the elderly. The feet are important for maintaining our active lifestyles. His goal is to treat people gently and quickly so that they can get back to the activities that they enjoy as soon as possible. Dr. Ripepi’s philosophy is that people want to be on their feet, not off their feet, and this is how he approaches the treatment of their problem.
Dr. Ripepi is a native of the Cleveland area. He attended St. Ignatius High School, John Carroll University, and the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine here in Cleveland. Dr. Ripepi completed his residency training in foot and ankle surgery in St. Louis, Missouri. He has been in solo practice for 20 years in Parma and Rocky River, Ohio.
As part of providing the best care for his patients, Dr. Ripepi is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and a member of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons. He is on staff at Fairview Hospital, UH Parma Medical Center, and Southwest Hospital.
Dr. Ripepi participates in an active lifestyle and understands that his patients want to return to their activity as quickly as possible. He enjoys basketball, running, and overall fitness. After playing basketball and football in high school he now enjoys coaching his four children in CYO basketball.
Dr. Ripepi is a member of:
- ABPS – American Board of Podiatric Surgery
- AAPSM – American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
- ACFAS – American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons