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Sub Specialty:
Vascular Surgery
Thoracic Surgery
Cardiac Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
109 Patient
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UPMC Hamot - Flagship CVT Surgeons
120 E. 2nd St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16509
Office Phone:
(814) 877-5600


Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery


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January 22, 2018

appreciated having CAT scan scheduled just before office visit and results were available. very convenient for us. also appreciate conservative approach to medical condition.

January 08, 2018

Feel comfortable and confident

November 27, 2017

I actually saw Jill the NP. Always pleasant.

November 27, 2017

we found this be excellent and would not hesitate to recommend him he was excellent in answering all questions as well as a great surgeon.

November 27, 2017

all good

November 20, 2017

Everyone was very courteous and helpful, no problems to report.

October 30, 2017

Exception care from everyone at this office.

October 30, 2017

all very good

October 23, 2017

excellent mannerexcellent knowledge

September 18, 2017

First time I had met with Dr. Rizzoni as a referral from Dr. Bishop for an on-going condition; many questions were not applicable.