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Dr. Karen Rizzo, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
3.0 (29)
Map Pin Small Lancaster, PA
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Karen Rizzo, MD

Dr. Karen Rizzo, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Lancaster, PA. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology. They graduated from Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine and is affiliated with Lancaster General Hospital. Dr. Rizzo, completed a residency at Episcopal|Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Rizzo an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Rizzo works at Lancaster Ear, Nose and Throat, LLC in Lancaster, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Deviated Septum, Outer Ear Infection and Postnasal Drip along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Rizzo's Office Locations

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    Lancaster Ear, Nose and Throat, LLC
    930 Red Rose Ct Ste 301, Lancaster, PA 17601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (717) 390-2636

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  • Lancaster General Hospital

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Deviated Septum
Outer Ear Infection
Postnasal Drip
Chronic Rhinitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Sinusitis
Tinnitus
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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Black Hairy Tongue
Conductive Hearing Loss
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Enlarged Turbinates
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Leukoplakia
Loss of Smell and Taste
Nasal Polyp
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Otitis Media
Perforated Eardrum
Pharyngitis
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sjögren's Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Sudden Idiopathic Hearing Loss
Suppurative Otitis Media
TMJ
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Tongue Cancer
Tonsillitis
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ear Tube Placement
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Radiofrequency Ablation Turbinate
Rhinoseptoplasty
Abscess
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Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Anosmia
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Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Black Eye
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Nose
Cancer
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Cauliflower Ear
Cervical Vertigo
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Adenotonsillitis
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Cleft Palate
Common Cold
Cough
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Deafness
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Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
Dizziness
Down Syndrome
Ear Ache
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Ear Cancer
Ear Cellulitis
Ear Disorders
Ear Infection
ENT Cancer
Facial Fracture
Fracture
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Gum Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hearing Loss
Hyperacusis
Jaw Fracture
Labyrinthitis
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Lip Cancer
Loss of Taste
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Malignant Otitis Externa
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Meniere's Disease
Mixed Hearing Loss
Myringitis
Nasal Obstruction
Otosclerosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngeal Candidiasis
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Cyst
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sinus Disorders
Sleep Disorders
Snoring
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Sore Throat
Swimmer's Ear
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Throat Pain
Thrush
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Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Velocardiofacial Syndrome
Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Wheezing
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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adenoidectomy
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Balloon Sinuplasty
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Cochlear Implant Insertion
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Ear Surgery
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Glossectomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nasal Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Sinus Surgery
Sleep Apnea Surgery
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tonsillectomy
Uvulectomy
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
Wound Repair
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    3.0
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    Based on 29 ratings
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    4 Star
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    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1982704607
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Episcopal|Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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    Dr. Karen Rizzo, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Rizzo is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Rizzo works at Lancaster Ear, Nose and Throat, LLC in Lancaster, PA. View the full address on Dr. Rizzo’s profile.

    Dr. Rizzo has seen patients for Deviated Septum, Outer Ear Infection and Postnasal Drip, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Rizzo on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    29 patients have reviewed Dr. Rizzo. The overall rating for this provider is 3.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rizzo.

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