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Dr. Cristina Rizza, MD

Cardiology ·  Female · Age 68

Dr. Rizza

COAST PULMONARY & INTERNAL MEDICINE

9940 Talbert Ave Ste 101 Fountain Valley, CA 92708

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Dr. Cristina Rizza, MD is a cardiology specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 44 years. She graduated from Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia (Bologna, Italy) in 1975 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.


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(714) 241-9070

Dr. Rizza accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Rizza's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizza treats Heart Palpitations more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Rizza treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizza treats Hyperlipidemia more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Rizza treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Hypotension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizza treats Hypotension more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Rizza treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chronic Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Orthostatic Hypotension

Dr. Rizza's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Cristina Rizza, MD is a cardiology specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 44 years. She graduated from Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia (Bologna, Italy) in 1975 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

West Los Angeles Va/UCLA
Fellowship Hospital
Long Island College Hospital
Residency Hospital
Long Island College Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia (Bologna, Italy)
Medical School
1975

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Dr. Rizza's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rizza

4.1

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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I would definitely recommend Dr. Rizza to anyone that is looking for a doctor that is patient, extremely through, takes every precautionary measure for your health and safety. She is one that won't hesitate to call and follow up with you. Extremely excellent doctor!!!
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