Joseph Rizzo, MD

Joseph Rizzo, MD

Neurology Boston, MA

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School

Office Address

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  • 243 Charles St
    Meei Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infirmary
    Boston, MA 02114
    Phone: (617) 573-3412
    Fax: (617) 573-3851


  • Dr. Joseph Rizzo, MD is a board certified neurologist in Boston, Massachusetts. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Massachusetts. He is affiliated with Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Rizzo's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: General Neurology

Dr. Rizzo's Education & Medical Training

  • Mass Eye & Ear InfirmaryMass Eye & Ear InfirmaryResidency, Ophthalmology
  • Boston University Medical CenterBoston University Medical CenterResidency, Ophthalmology
  • Tufts Medical CenterTufts Medical CenterResidency, Neurology
  • University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical CenterUniversity of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine
  • LA State Univ Sch of Med, NOLouisiana State University School of Medicine in New OrleansMedical School

Dr. Rizzo's Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical LicenseMA State Medical License1981 - 2015
  • American Board of OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology

Dr. Rizzo's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American Academy of OphthalmologyFellow (FAAO)American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • SuperDoctors.comSuper DoctorSuperDoctors.com

Dr. Rizzo's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Use Of Penetrating Electrodes In The Boston Retinal Prosthesis
    Use Of Penetrating Electrodes In The Boston Retinal ProsthesisVeterans Affairs
    2010 - 2010
  • Advanced Engineering Development Of A Chronic Retinal Implant
    Advanced Engineering Development Of A Chronic Retinal ImplantNational Eye Institute
    2009 - 2010
  • Objective Diagnosis Of ?Mild? Blast-Induced TBI
    Objective Diagnosis Of ?Mild? Blast-Induced TBIRehabilitation Research &Development
    2009 - 2009

Dr. Rizzo's Professional Memberships

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Alternate Names

  • Dr. Joseph Rizzo, Dr. Joseph Rizzo, MD, Dr. J Rizzo, Dr. Joseph F Rizzo

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