Dr. Walter Rizzoni, MD

Dr. Walter Rizzoni, MD

Peripheral Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Walter Rizzoni, MD is a peripheral vascular surgery specialist in Erie, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in peripheral vascular surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

120 E 2nd St Ste 400

Erie, PA 16507

Contact Information

(814) 877-5600

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 97% of peers
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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5  Specialties

  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arterial Insufficiency
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Claudication
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Empyema
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thrombosis
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49  Procedures

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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Education

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Boston Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Carolinas Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Boston Univ BA Summa cum laude, 1979
  • Boston Univ Commonwealth Scholar early selection medical school, 1977
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Rizzoni's Reviews

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2.3

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