Dr. Stephen Rydzak, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
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Age 59
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Dr. Stephen Rydzak, MD
Dr. Stephen Rydzak is board certified in Internal Medicine and in Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine. His internal medicine practice is located at the ETMC First Physicians Clinic at 1000 E. Fifth Street, Tyler, TX. Additionally, he is the Medical Director of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy at the ETMC Wound Healing Center located at 833 South Beckham, Tyler, TX.

ETMC First Physicians Clinic

1000 E 5th St

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

(903) 590-5611

Dr. Stephen Rydzak, MD

Dr. Stephen Rydzak, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coastal Comp Health Network (CCHN)
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CorVel
  • 20 More

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Care Philosophy

Stephen Rydzak, MD, FACP, has many specialties. He's an internal medicine physician, a diving medical officer and medical director of the ETMC Wound Healing Center. But no matter which specialty he's practicing, Dr. Rydzak has two main priorities: building relationships with and taking care of his patients."I learn about them, they learn about me and we come to a level of comfort with each other. We have an honest relationship where I can rely on them and they can rely on me."Board-certified in both internal medicine and hyperbaric medicine and practicing in Tyler since 1992, Dr. Rydzak brings a unique perspective to his practice. "Hyperbaric medicine is used to treat a number of things, including non-healing wounds. So I can offer something to my patients that's not available anywhere else in the area."
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Dr. Rydzak's Experience

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Dr. Rydzak's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Preventive Medicine*
18

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
3

Procedures

  • Physical Examination
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • University Of Texas At Tyler
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Bexar Co Hosp/U Tex San Antonio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Bexar Co Hosp District San Antonio Tx
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration (noaa)
    Other Education | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rydzak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rydzak's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rydzak to family and friends
3.4
based on 15 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Rydzak's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Not easily available. He does gets needs fixed, yet it takes time.
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Dr. Rydzak accepts 34 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Teacher Retirement System
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
    Medicaid HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Medicare Blue PPO
    Medicare HMO
    State Employees Program
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
    Cigna-HealthSpring HMO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Choice Plus PPO
  • Coastal Comp Health Network (CCHN)
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CorVel
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Medicare Advantage
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare PPO
    Tricare
  • Medicaid
    Amerigroup
    Medicaid HMO
  • Medicare
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
    Medicaid HMO
  • National Elevator
  • PHCS
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS PPO
  • RockPort Health Care
    CCO/Rockport
  • Superior HealthPlan
    Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) HMO
    Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Perinatal Care
    Children's Medicaid
    Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) RSA
    CHIP Perinatal Care
    STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Health
    STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Medicaid
    STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Plus Medicaid
    STAR Health (Foster Care) - Medicaid
    State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) - Medicaid
    State of Texas Access Reform (STAR)+PLUS - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan
  • Tricare
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Medicaid
    Medicaid HMO
  • Universal American
  • USA Managed Care Organization
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Rydzak has admitting privileges

East Texas Medical Center
1000 S Beckham Ave
Tyler, TX 75701
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