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Specializes in General Surgery • Male

2900 Hannah Blvd Ste 104
East Lansing, MI 48823
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Hospital Quality

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McLaren - Greater Lansing
401 W Greenlawn Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
Sparrow Hospital
1215 E Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI 48912

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Accepting new patients?

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MSU Urology
MSU Urology
2900 Hannah Blvd Ste 104
East Lansing, MI 48823
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    Dr. Rizer's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Cystectomy
    • Cystotomy
    • Excision of Testicular Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Orchiectomy
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Vaginectomy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Michigan State University / College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rizer & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Rizer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • McLaren - Greater Lansing

    • Sparrow Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rizer

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    4.3 out of 5

    Dr. Rizer's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Rizer

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    MSU Urology
    2900 Hannah Blvd Ste 104
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    (517) 364-8118 (Office)
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