Dr. William Rizk, MD

Dr. William Rizk, MD

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Age 50
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Dr. William Rizk, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dakota Dunes, SD and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med in 1994 and specializes in general surgery, trauma surgery, and more.

705 N Sioux Point Rd Ste 100

Dakota Dunes, SD 57049

Contact Information

(605) 217-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 90% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 89% of peers
Incisional Hernia
high
more than 85% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

36  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Dakota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Iowa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Iowa Meth Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rizk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rizk's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rizk to family and friends
30 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Rizk'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Dr. Rizk did my gastric sleeve surgery in July 2016. I have lost 50 lbs and have kept it off. He was wonderful throughout the entire process. He is extremely easy to talk and answered all of my questions honestly. My experience has been extremely positive and would highly recommend him to others...more
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I absolutely LOVE Dr. Risk! Very professional, down to earth and caring! I would definitely recommend him to all my friends and family!
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Dr. Rizk is a skilled doctor. In 2015 he was called into the ER to care for my husband. This save my husbands life. Now I was impressed then at his skill and concern for his patient. I went to him just last year (2017) and started the process of Weight loss. I chose the Gastric Bypass. I am so glad...more
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Dr. Rizk does an awesome job with caring about his patients. He did my sleeve surgery last May and I've had no problems.
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Dr. Rizk takes time to listen and in the time he spends with me, makes me feel important, He is supportive, yet firm. I always feel as if he has my best interest at heart. I have the highest regard for his quality of service and would recommend him to anyone considering bariatric services.
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