Dr. Gerald Rizzo, MD

Dr. Gerald Rizzo, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Gerald Rizzo, MD is a nephrology specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1974 and specializes in nephrology.

1201 5th Ave N Ste 302

Saint Petersburg, FL 33705

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
more than 89% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 77% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
more than 74% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

40  Conditions Treated


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5  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 6/20/2014
    Amount or Range: $500,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: PINELLAS COUNTY
    State: Florida
0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of S Fl College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Rizzo's Reviews

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1 review

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Dr. Rizzo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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