Dr. Winthrop Risk II, MD

Dr. Winthrop Risk II, MD

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Age 51
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Dr. Winthrop Risk II, MD is a neurology specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Finch University Of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School in 1995 and specializes in neurology.

811 5th Ave SE Ste 3

Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

Contact Information

(319) 362-7924

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Risk II performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Migraine
very high
more than 95% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 90% of peers
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
normal
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Risk II's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Risk II does not have any board certifications listed.

49  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

3 Sanctions
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (4/9/2015)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Iowa
  • Disciplinary action in another state (9/22/2011)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
  • Disciplinary action in another state (6/7/2011)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
1 Board Action
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (9/16/2016)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Iowa

Education

  • Finch University Of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Siu School Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • So Il Univ School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Ia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Risk II has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Risk II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Risk II's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Risk II to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Risk II's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Initial new patient visit approx 3 hrs. The only doctor I've been too that takes his time with you. Has great bedside manner and even takes his time with you on a phone call. Dr. Risk fantastic, knowledgeable and I would recommend him to anyone.
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Dr. Risk is one of the best doctors to ever treat me. Extremely thorough, he treats me as an intelligent person with a real neurology problem rather than a malingerer. I would recommend Dr. Risk to anyone facing neurology problems.
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Immediately you can tell this is a physician that this is a physician that cares about his patients. Dr. Risk takes the time to explain everything. he doesn't watch the clock or get yancy because he needs to hurry up to get to the next exam room. I would most definitely recommend this neurologist...more
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Dr Risk war very attractive. He ask a lot of questions to dig deep down and get to the issues. He even called me personally several times to check on me and 2 times to give me test result. I believe he has very good bedside manner and will continue to see him in the future. Thank you Dr. Risk for...more
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