Advanced Care for
all Athletes

Advance Care

Dr. Rizio is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon and specializes in sports medicine. After receiving his medical degree from New Jersey Medical School he completed his residency at Tufts University in Boston. He then completed a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Miami, during which he participated in the care of the Miami Dolphins, University of Miami Hurricanes, and the Florida Marlins.

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Innovative Care

Innovative Care

Dr. Rizio is the owner and director of the Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center with offices in NY and NJ. The institute provides the most advanced and innovative surgical and non-surgical care for athletes of all ages and is committed to returning patients to their desired level of activity. Prior to starting his own practice, Dr Rizio was the Chief of Sports Medicine at the NJ Medical School from 2000-2005. Currently, Dr. Rizio is an assistant clinical professor of orthopaedics, NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases.

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Newest Technologies

Nweest

In addition to offering patients the newest techniques to treat sports injuries and cartilage disorders, Dr. Rizio continues to remain on the cutting edge through research and education. Dr. Rizio has received funding to study the effects of cartilage regeneration utilizing adult stem cells and has presented research on the mechanics of shoulder injuries in throwing athletes.

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Team Affiliations
  • NJIT
  • Youth Hockey
  • New Jersey City
  • Dolphins
  • Marlins
  • University of Miami

Meet Dr. Rizio

Dr. Rizio

Dr. Rizio specializes in sports injuries of the upper and lower extremity, cartilage repair, and reconstructive procedures of the knee and shoulder. Dr. Rizio is the team physician and orthopedic surgeon responsible for treating the sports injuries of many sports teams in the greater New Jersey area. To find out more information about Dr. Rizio, click the link below!

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New Patients

New patient

New patients are encouraged to download patient forms to fill out prior to your first visit. This will ensure a speedy trip to Dr. Rizio's office! For additional information, click the link below to see all the available forms and fill in which one is right for you. If you have any questions do not hesitate to call our New Jersey office at 973-758-1078.

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