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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dwight De Risi is Good. Dr. De Risi has been reviewed by 55 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Clinical Research
  • Epidemiology
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. De Risi graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)


Dr. De Risi has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • North Shore University Hospital At Syosset 
  • North Shore University Hospital 


  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Dwight Carlton De Risi MD is a male Oncology Surgeon, has 39 years of experience and practices in Surgical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Dwight C. De Risi practice?
Dr. Dwight De Risi has 1 office location.
Dr. Dwight De Risi practices Surgical Oncology near Great Neck, NY.
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