Department Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
Primary Location Independence Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Independence Family Health Center
Primary Location

Independence Family Health Center

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • 24-Hour Esophageal pH Test
  • Abnormal Liver Tests
  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Argon Plasma Coagulation (APC)
  • Blood Tests
  • Cancer Center
  • Cancer Screening
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Chemoprevention
  • Colonoscopy
  • Egd
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound-guided Celiac Block
  • Endoscopy
  • Enteral Stent Placement
  • Esophageal Band Ligation
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Manometry Test
  • Esophageal Motility Testing
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Hydrogen Breath Test
  • Ileoscopy
  • Lactose and Glucose Hydrogen Breath Test
  • Motility Catheter Placement
  • Nasojejunal Tube Placement
View all 26 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissures
  • Anemia
  • Angiodysplasia of Small Bowel
  • Angioectasia
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune Chronic Hepatitis
  • Avoiding Dehydration, Proper Hydration
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Diseases
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Bile Duct Stones
  • Bowel Incontinence
  • Caustic Ingestion
  • Celiac Disease (Celiac Sprue)
  • Cirrhosis
  • Clostridium Difficile Colitis
  • Colic
  • Collagenous Colitis
  • Colon Polyps
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Diseases of the Liver Biliary Tract and Pancreas
  • Diverticulosis
  • Duodenal Polyps
  • Encephalopathy
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Failure To Thrive
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Food Borne Illness
  • Foreign Body Ingestion
  • Fundic Gland Polyps
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gallstones
  • Gas (Digestive)
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Gastroparesis
  • General Gastroenterological Disorders
  • GI Bleeding
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Heliocobactor Pylori
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hereditary Non Polyposis Colorectal Cancer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Intestinal Ischemic Syndrome
  • Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Juvenile Polyposis
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Large Intestine Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Disease
  • Malnutrition
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Microscopic Colitis
  • Milk Allergies
  • Nausea
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cysts
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatic Stones
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paracentesis
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Peutz- Jeghers Syndrome
  • Polyposis Syndromes
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Post-Gastrectomy Syndrome
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Proctitis - Care & Treatment
  • Radiation Enteritis
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Short Bowel Syndrome
  • Small Bowel Bacterial Overgrowth
  • Small Bowel Disease
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Strictures Of The Gi Tract
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  • Trichinosis Overview
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Whipple's Disease
  • Wilson Disease
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
View all 109 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - University of Michigan Ross School of Business
Ann Arbor, MI USA

Fellowship - University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Iowa City, IA USA

Residency - University of Illinois at Chicago Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL USA

Medical Education - Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, MI USA

Undergraduate - Wayne State University
Detroit, MI USA


  • Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

Specialty Interests

patient reported outcomes, quality in endoscopy, 30-day readmissions, operations, business development

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 11/3/2020, Dr. Rizk has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

207 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

35 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2020

Dr. Rizk has a great team

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

Everyone in this office including Dr. Rizk is wonderful!

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

I am so grateful that one of my friends referred me to this doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

I will Definitely recommend Dr. Maged Rizk!

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Dr. Rizk and all those who provided care to me were the BEST!!!

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Care provider explained everything about the procedure, asked if I had any questions or concerns, and was friendly and courteous. I would recommend this doctor as well as his team.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

l just met this doctor all the staff speak highly of him. no recommendation at this time.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Dr Risk was great, caring, and explained everything to me

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

the dr is so kind and easy to communicate to

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2020

Great Doctor

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Dr. Rizk. is an excellent doctor . Very empathetic and caring.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

professional and courteous staff and Doctor. pleasant care with exceptional service

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

very good Doctor care and explained results fully and prior to procedures explained any possible issues that could happen after procedures.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

staff excellent and Doctor excellent

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

great provider!

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

the whole experience went extremely well everybody from Doctor to nurses to assistance anesthesiologist we're extremely comforting

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

I feel Dr Rizk actually listened to me and just might be the one to finally give me a correct diagnosis.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Dr rizk was very easy going and listened. He made some suggestions and let me choose which was best for me to try. So far his solution is working and I'm feeling much better

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2020

Dr. Risk reviewed my records and was well prepared for the virtual appointment. He was patient with all my questions and answered all of them thoroughly.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2020

Dr. Maged Rizk was very professional and I am glad he was able to discuss with me my issues and help set up some needed appointments.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

My husband had a positive experience with this provider & staff last year. This is why I had my procedure done there last week. There were other facilities closer to us for this procedure, but gladly chose to use this one, resulting in a positive experience for me as well.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

great Doctor

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

Dr. Rizk was very easy to talk to. I didnt feel rushed through my appointment and he answered all questions I had at the time.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Dr Riszk is very personable and compassionate. I did not have a lengthy discussion with him but he gave me his full attention and responded to my questions.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

I recommend Dr. Rizk any chance I get with those who need a GI.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

I have already referred this physician to friends

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

wonderful teamwork with the Doctors and staff.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2020

Hello, Before the procedure began I discussed with the nursing team and the doctor my fear of the procedure and why I delayed it for 11 years I explained due to my fear to ensure I was sufficiently sedated before they began. That did not happen.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

excellent doctor!!

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

Very professional and caring doctor!

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2019

I wld recommend Dr Rizk to anyone. he is very caring & respectful

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019

Dr. Rizk is a great Dr. and I have had him in the past and hopefully will be able to have him for any future colonoscopy .

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019


Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

Dr. Rizk has done my colonoscopy before as well as for my husban d. I always requests him for this coming procedure because he puts me at the ease and I feel he is very competently

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

dr risk is one of the best providers at the CCF

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