Dr. Robert Rizzo, MD

Dr. Robert Rizzo, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Robert Rizzo, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1982 and specializes in cardiac surgery and vascular surgery.

75 Francis St

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 732-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Commonwealth Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rizzo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzo treats Venous Insufficiency more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rizzo treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Varicose Veins
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzo treats Varicose Veins more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rizzo treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Varicose Vein Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzo performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rizzo performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Varicose Vein Ligation
  • Varicose Vein Surgery

Dr. Rizzo's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Leg Circulation
Leg Pain
Leg Ulcer
Leg Venous Ulcer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Spider Veins
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Eczema
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Reflux
Venous Sclerotherapy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Rizzo, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1982 and specializes in cardiac surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1991
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1989
    Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1983
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Yale University
    Medical School
    1982

Languages

  • Greek
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Dr. Rizzo's Reviews

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4.6

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My husband was operated on for a quadruple bypass eight years ago by Dr. Rizzo. He remains in excellent health and I credit Dr. Rizzo. His expertise, bed-side manner and follow-up were extraordinary and we couldn't have been happier with the results. I would highly recommend him for anyone...Read More
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Excellant had two major surgies. Took excellant care of me if it wasn't for him i would not be here.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Commercial Insurance Company
Commonwealth Care
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Network Health
Principal Life
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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