Dr. Richard Rizzuti, MD

Dr. Richard Rizzuti, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Richard Rizzuti, MD is a general surgery specialist in Greenville, NC and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from THE BRODY SCH OF MED AT E CAROLINA UNIV in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.Read his story

400 Spring Forest Rd

Greenville, NC 27834

Contact Information

(252) 758-6627

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MedCost

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Skin Cancer
more than 16% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 11% of peers

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Dr. Rizzuti's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rizzuti "Dr. Rizzuti obtained his medical degree from East Carolina University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in general surgery at Pitt County Memorial Hospital (now Vidant Medical Center) and his plastic surgery residency at Duke University Medical Center. He received additional training in hand and microsurgery in Louisville, KY. Dr. Rizzuti is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rizzuti "Greenville Plastic Surgery, PA has professional staff members manning our in-house operating suite where all cosmetic procedures are performed just as if you were in a hospital operating room setting. Our office building itself is set against a backdrop of lovely trees and fields, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, yet very conveniently located near the Vidant Surgicenter, Vidant Medical Center, and many pharmacies and restaurants.  Emergency care is available 24 hours a day."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

8  Conditions Treated

  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Gynecomastia
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Wrinkles

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Pitt Co Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rizzuti has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rizzuti's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rizzuti to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rizzuti's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Rizzuti is, and always has been, one of the most kind, caring, and competent physicians I have ever met! I have known him since 1986. I'm an ER nurse and been around many physicians! He is one of the very, very best!
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