Dr. Thomas Rizzo, MD

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Dr. Thomas Rizzo, MD

Dr. Thomas Rizzo, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Freehold, NJ. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Rizzo is affiliated with Centrastate Medical Center, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Monmouth Medical Center and Ocean Medical Center.

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Dr. Rizzo's Reviews

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based on 24 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Rizzo's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Point Pleasant Boro, NJ |
Dr. Rizzo treated my mother in the mid-90's and I remember how pleased we were with him. He was patient and kind. When I needed to see a cardiologist, I called Monmouth Cardiology and it was in the stars that Dr. Rizzo had an opening that same week. I took it and I was very pleased that I did.
in Point Pleasant NJ |
Dr. Rizzo has been my doctor for 22 years. He communicates well and is very professional. What can I say - I am still here!
in Englishtown, NJ |
Wonderful caring person who is genuinely interested in his patients
in manalapan, NJ |
He saved my husband's life
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Dr. Rizzo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Cardiology
  •  Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Universidad Del Noreste, Escuela De Medicina 'Dr Jose Sierra Flores'

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    Long Island College Hospital

    Completed in 1983

  • Residency Hospital
    Long Island College Hospital

    Completed in 1985

    Saint Francis Medical Center

    Completed in 1987

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

    Completed in 1988

    St. Frances Medical Center-Pittsburgh
  • Undergraduate School
    S.U.N.Y Stonybrook
    The Catholic University of America

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Procedures Performed

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography