Dr. Joseph F Rizzo MD Neurologist

Dr. Joseph Rizzo is a neurologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and one of 149 at Massachusetts General Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #4 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1979

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1982–1985

Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1985–1986

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Neurology, 1979–1982

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Festschrift for simmons lessell, MD.
Rizzo, J. F.

Festschrift for simmons lessell, MD.
Rizzo, J. F.

Gaze-Evoked Amaurosis From Orbital Breast Carcinoma Metastasis.
Patel, M. M.,Lefebvre, D. R.,Lee, N. G.,Brachtel, E.,Rizzo, J.,Freitag, S. K.

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