Dr. John Rizzo, MD

Dr. John Rizzo, MD

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49 y/o
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Dr. John Rizzo, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Gastrointestinal Associates of Long Island, LLP

1991 Marcus Ave Ste 101

New Hyde Park, NY 11042
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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. Rizzo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Stomach Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzo treats Stomach Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rizzo treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzo treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rizzo treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzo treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rizzo treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rizzo's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Megacolon
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Rizzo, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Winthrop University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1993
    Albany Medical College
    Medical School
    1993

Awards

Dr. Rizzo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rizzo

3.8

Based on 17 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Rizzo's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. John Rizzo, MD
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I found Dr. Rizzo to be quite cold. While he helped me with one gastro issue, he completely missed the boat on another and I ended up having surgery to remove part of my colon.
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Not sure why he has so many good reviews. He is a nice guy, but as a doctor he lacks knowledge. He can't diagnose correctly! HOW are you a doctor if you can't diagnose. He also has a lot of "I dont knows". well if you dont know, please refer me to a gastro who does. please don't waste your time and...Read More
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HE was terrible. :(. He was no help at all. Very cold and does not make time to speak to you in person or on phone. He didn't help me find a diagnosis. Never returned phone calls. Please stay away from this doctor.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
Prism Blue Priority EPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthFirst
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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