Dr. Christine Rizk, MD

Dr. Christine Rizk, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Christine Rizk, MD is a general surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

ELM AND CARLTON ST

Buffalo, NY 14263

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Test
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Test
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan Test

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rizk's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizk performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Rizk performs this procedure more than 99% of her peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizk performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Rizk performs this procedure more than 98% of her peers

Mastectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizk performs Mastectomy more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Rizk performs this procedure more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy

Dr. Rizk's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Disease
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christine Rizk, MD is a general surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2006
    Women Infants Hospital Brown University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital
    2002
  • 2000
    Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School
    2000

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Dr. Rizk's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rizk

4.4

Based on 13 reviews

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Rizk's Performance
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Dr. Rizk is an exceptional physician. She is kind, compassionate and leaves no question that as her patient you are in very knowledgeable, capable hands. She does not rush and gives every opportunity to ask questions.
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From my first appt in January 2016, through surgery at Stony Brook Hospital, and all follow up visits, Dr. Christine Rizk has been beyond amazing! She is a consummate professional while simultaneously exuding a bedside manner beyond comparison. She personifies a level of genuine care that all...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna Test
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Test
Blue Card Test PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan Test
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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