Dr. Youssef Rizk, DO

Dr. Youssef Rizk, DO

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
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52 y/o
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Dr. Youssef Rizk, DO is a vascular surgery specialist in Clinton Township, MI and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in vascular surgery.Read his story

Vascular and Endovascular Institute of Michigan, P.C.

42855 Garfield Rd Ste 112

Clinton Township, MI 48038
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 94% of peers
Dialysis Access Procedures
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Rizk'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.

Dr. Rizk's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rizk "Dr. Youssef Rizk is committed to providing state of the art medical care by incorporating the science and art of medicine with compassion, integrity and dignity for all his patients, serving in South East Michigan as well as the surrounding areas. He has been providing comprehensive treatment for vascular diseases' for more than 15 years. He has been on staff at St. John Providence Health System since 2002. Dr. Rizk is also on staff at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital as well as William Beaumont Hospital in Grosse Pointe. Dr. Rizk established his own private practice Vascular and Endovascular Institute of Michigan, P.C. in 2009 with offices in Clinton Township and Detroit. Dr. Rizk was recognized as one of the area's most respected vascular surgeons in Hour Detroit magazine's "Top Docs" listing. Languages Spoken: Arabic, English and French Dr. Rizk attended the University of Florida in Gainesville where he graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Science. He continued his education and attended Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Sunrise, Florida and graduated with Doctor Osteopathic Medicine in 1995. He then moved to Michigan to complete postgraduate residency training in General Surgery and Vascular fellowship at Botsford Hospital in Farmington Hills, Michigan, serving as Chief Resident during his final year. Seeking a higher level of Vascular and Endovascular training, Dr. Rizk completed fellowship training in Endovascular Surgery at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. He is Fellowship trained in the management of vascular disorders with expertise in minimally invasive techniques. Dr. Youssef Rizk is Board certified in General and Vascular surgery. Dr. Rizk is a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, and a member of numerous national and local vascular societies including the Society for Vascular Ultrasound, Michigan State Medical Society, Michigan Osteopathic Association, Macomb County Osteopathic Association, American Medical Association and Oakland County Osteopathic Association. In addition to his training and practice experience, Dr. Rizk also serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. His academic activities include authoring scientific articles and abstracts, as well as giving lectures. Dr. Rizk is currently the Program Director of General Surgery at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, located in Clinton Township, Michigan."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rizk "Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Combining expertise, empathy, compassion and advanced surgical skills, Dr. Youssef Rizk and his staff are able to provide patients with exceptional care. He is available for each patient every step of the way.   Dr. Youssef Rizk as well as his staff strive to offer each patient the most effective least invasive diagnostic and treatment options for the management of their vascular conditions. He is committed to providing patients with the most up-to-date treatments for vascular disease."

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*
  • General Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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30  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • University of Florida, Gainesville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Union Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Botsford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Botsford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Union Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • HOUR Detroit Magaxine Top Doc Award - Vascular Surgeons, 2006
  • HOUR Detroit Magaxine Top Doc Award - Vascular Surgeons, 2005
Media & Publications

Dr. Rizk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Henry Ford Macomb Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Rizk is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Rizk's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rizk to family and friends
14 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Rizk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Rizk Says:
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Dr. Youssef Rizk and his staff are able to provide patients with exceptional care. He is available for each patient every step of the way.

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Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Rizk is by far the best vascular surgeon I have ever met! Very caring and compassionate. Dr. Rizk saved my life! Awesome staff!
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Dr Rizk Is the best Vascular Doctor In The WORLD to me! He has been my Mother VD for ten years . Dr Rizk is loving great listener and compassionate , tell it like it is , humble and honest Doctor. I can name a thousand reasons why I would recommend him to anyone Main reason he saved my Mother life...more
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I love my vascular doctor . The best Vacular Doctor I ever had. Pamela Grier
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Dr Rizk thank you so much for be a blessing to our mother Pamela Grier. You are God sent and continue be a thorough caring compassionate Doctor . Jewella Taylor
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Very genuine, a caring physician and a skilled surgeon . I would definitely recommend Dr. Rizk to family and friends??
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