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Dr. John Risolo, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Risolo

University of Rochester Medical Center

601 ELMWOOD AVE # Surg Rochester, NY 14642

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(585) 276-7874


Dr. John Risolo, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.


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Dr. Risolo accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Independent Health
Encompass
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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. Risolo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risolo performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Risolo performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risolo treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Risolo treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Inguinal Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risolo treats Inguinal Hernia more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Risolo treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Risolo's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia

Dr. Risolo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Risolo

4.4

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(6)
4 Stars
12.5%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
(1)

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I got gallbladder surgery he was very professional and took the time to explain things to my husband and I. I would highly recommend him.
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About Me

Quality and compassionate general surgical care

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Lankenau Hospital
Residency Hospital
1995
Lankenau Hospital
Internship Hospital
1994
SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
Medical School
1990
University Of Rochester
Undergraduate School
1999
1995
1994
1990

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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Unity Hospital

Rochester, NY

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Highland Hospital

Rochester, NY

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

URMC Strong West

Brockport, NY