Dr. Syed Rizvi, MD

Dr. Syed Rizvi, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Syed Rizvi, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Riverside, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.

3722 Harlem Ave Ste 101

Riverside, IL 60546

Contact Information

(708) 783-2502

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 95% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

57  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital Memorial Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Lsu Medical Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Tulane University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rizvi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rizvi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rizvi to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Rizvi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

This was the worst visit in my entire life. This doctor has zero communication skills which was the best part of the visit. Yes, I said best part of the visit. I also waited 1 hr. 15 min. to be seen. I was referred to this doctor due to my doctor retiring, I was told by Dr. Rizvi that I don't have...more
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I have seen this doctor three times and the first visit he diagnosed me with fibromyalgia then the next two visit this guy barely knew I was there. He doesn't communicate with you and all he does is prescribe you medicine. If you ask a question about your pain he would say "I don't know, go see a...more
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I have been Dr Risvy's patient for three years. He is the most professional rheumatologist I have ever known. I have visited 4 others to no avail. This Dr can give You a Cortezone shot and find the spot at a first attempt . Once, I was poked around 10-15 times by another Dr. Dr Risvy is...more
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I dread going to see Dr.Rizvi. only dealing with him because of my hospitalization. Doesn't communicate well with you. Spends only about 10 minutes with you. No bedside manner at all.
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