Dr. Nicholas Rizzo, MD

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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 46

7270 W College Dr Suite 102
Palos Heights, IL 60463
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Palos Community Hospital
12251 South 80th Avenue
Palos Heights, IL 60463

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Nicholas Rizzo, M.D.
Nicholas Rizzo, M.D.
7270 W College Dr Suite 102
Palos Heights, IL 60463
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    Dr. Rizzo's Experience

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    Dr. Rizzo's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Immunizations
    • Pap Smear
    • Physical Examination
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Spirometry
    • Vaccinations
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    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Blood Pressure
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Injuries
    • Osteoporosis
    • Sleep Apnea
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    Background Check for Dr. Rizzo

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Med Coll Wi Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Med College Wi Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1997

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Chicago
    Graduated in 1990

    Other Education

    Kendall College
    Complete in 2012
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rizzo & Staff

    • English
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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rizzo

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rizzo to family and friends

    19 responses
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    national average

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    Dr. Rizzo's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 17 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Rizzo
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    above
    national average

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    Nicholas Rizzo, M.D.
    7270 W College Dr Suite 102
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 603-5980 (Office)
    (708) 589-9059 (Fax)
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