Dr. Walter Rizzoni, MD

Dr. Walter Rizzoni, MD

Peripheral Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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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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Dr. Rizzoni's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzoni treats Aneurysm more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rizzoni treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzoni treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rizzoni treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rizzoni treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rizzoni treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Rizzoni's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arterial Insufficiency
Arterial Thrombosis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cancer
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Claudication
Coarctation of the Aorta
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Effort Vein Thrombosis
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Procedure
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Valve Replacement
Impella Device
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Angioplasty
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Studies
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Portal Vein Thrombosis
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Vein Thrombosis
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboembolism
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Stenting
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vein Diseases
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy
Venous Thrombosis
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1997
Carolinas Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1987
National Cancer Institute, Surgical Oncology Branch
1984
Boston Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1983
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1979
Boston University School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1997
1990
1987
1984
1983
1979

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Boston Univ BA Summa cum laude, 1979
  • Boston Univ Commonwealth Scholar early selection medical school, 1977

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