Dr. Brian Rizzo, MD

Dr. Brian Rizzo, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Brian Rizzo, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Surprise, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1994 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

14877 W Bell Rd Ste 101

Surprise, AZ 85374

Contact Information

(623) 234-4640

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rizzo does not have any board certifications listed.

73  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rizzo has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rizzo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rizzo's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rizzo to family and friends
72 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (72)

  • 5
    (42)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (23)

Dr. Rizzo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Great Doc! Seeing him for years for my allergies and sinus issues. My wife and kids see him too.
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Great Doctor! Sinus pressure and pain fixed, once and for all! Forever grateful!
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Brian Rizzo is the most unprofessional doctor I've even seen. He was cold and seemed bothered that I had more than 2 questions after I was told that he recommended me to have a partial and possible total thyroidectomy. Dr.Rizzo made me feel very uncomfortable. After I said I am considering a 2nd...more
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He's one of those drs that doesn't listen, he knows everything and what you know is of no consequence even though its your body. The office staff is cold, they only respond at the end of the day no matter the issue. When I made my next apt they gave me a day and said they would call me with a...more
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Good doctor
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