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Dr. Wanessa Risko, MD

Pediatrics ·  Female · Age 60

Dr. Risko

Singular Pediatrics

32 Union St Newton Centre, MA 02459

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Dr. Wanessa Risko, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Newton Centre, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from University of Massachusetts / Worcester Campus in 1990 and specializes in pediatrics.

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(617) 209-3933

Dr. Risko accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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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
  • 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

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 deliveri...


  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications


Umass Med Center
Residency Hospital
University of Massachusetts / Worcester Campus
Medical School
Harvard School Of Public Health
Northeastern University
Undergraduate School


  • Portuguese
  • English


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What People Say About Dr. Wanessa Risko, MD
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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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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