Dr. Wanessa Risko, MD

Pediatric Medicine •  Female • Age 61
Dr. Risko
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Singular Pediatrics

32 Union St Newton Centre, MA 02459

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(617) 209-3933

Dr. Wanessa Risko, MD is a Pediatric Medicine Specialist in Newton Centre, MA. She is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Risko to book an appointment.

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(617) 209-3933

Dr. Risko accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue Care Elect PPO
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
TriCare for Life
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UniCare PPO
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Risko's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Asthma in Children
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Fever
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Infant Care
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Limb Pain
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Otitis Media
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pharyngitis
  • Physical Examination
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Skin Infections
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Strep Throat
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination

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This is a lengthy review, if you don’t read it all please read this: Your child’s pediatrician is arguably one of the most critical decisions you will make in his/her care. You must find someone you trust and can rely on. That is what singular pediatrics gives my husband and I: complete peace of mind, no matter the circumstance We are so so fortunate to have Dr. Risko, Mary, Magaie, Beth, and Melanie looking after our newborn son. Their service, dedication to patients and compassion are exceptional. This is not the practice who rushes you out in 15 minutes or returns your call 2 days later. To the contrary, I have never experienced such personalized and attentive care anywhere! They always give as much time as I need to address all my questions. I have even finished my appointment and remember I had 1 or 2 more questions, and Mary came right back to chat with me for another 10 minutes. Dr. Risko has done the same. I also appreciate how they really listen to your concerns and try t
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Sarah K. – Jun 13, 2019
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Dr Risko and her staff offers excellent services and care. She is there when you need her and her team goes above and beyond to make sure you get what and when you need. She is extremely knowledgeable and she makes sure to leave you with the proper information. This is a mother of premature twins speaking whose children have been through a lot of sickness roller coasters.
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Megha in Newton, MA – Aug 11, 2017
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About Me

"It is a joy to get to know you and to be your partner in this amazing journey of parenting and fostering well being"

Our staff and clinicians are seasoned PROS with greater than 90 years of collective experience in de...


  • Pediatric Medicine
  • Pediatrics


Umass Med Center
Residency Hospital
University of Massachusetts School of Medicine
Internship Hospital


  • Portuguese
  • English

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Singular Pediatrics

Singular Pediatrics32 Union St Newton Centre, MA 02459

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Boston Children's Hospital

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