Mark D. Rizzi, MD Mark D. Rizzi, MD, is an attending physician with the Division of Otolaryngology (ENT) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Areas of Expertise: General pediatric otolaryngology, Pediatric sinonasal disorders Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Bucks County Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training Medical SchoolMD - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ InternshipGeneral Surgery - Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH ResidencyOtolaryngology - Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH FellowshipPediatric Otolaryngology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Board CertificationOtolaryngology Titles and Academic Titles Attending SurgeonAssistant Professor of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Conditions Treated Foreign Body Aspiration Laryngomalacia Stridor (Noisy Breathing)Subglottic CystsChoanal Atresia Departments and Services Division of Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat) Publications Papers2018 Mulvey CL, Rizzi MD, Buzi A: Predictive ability of bedside nasal endoscopy to diagnose invasive fungal sinusitis in a pediatric population. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 115: 82-88, December 2018 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2018.09.019. 2015 Milder EA, Rizzi MD, Morales KH, Ross RK, Lautenbach E, Gerber JS: Impact of a new practice guideline on antibiotic use with pediatric tonsillectomy. JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery Page: E1-E7, 2015 Notes: Original investigation published online February 26, 2015. 2014 Thongyam A, Marcus CL, Lockman JL, Cornaglia MA, Caroff A, Gallagher PR, Shults J, Traylor JT, Rizzi MD, Elden LM: Prospective study: Predictors of perioperative complications in higher-risk children following adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep apnea. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2014 Notes: OTO-140116R2 accepted for publication 8/29/14. Kazahaya K, Rizzi M: Pediatric chronic rhinosinusitis: When should we operate? Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery 22(1): 27-33, February 2014. Abstracts2018 Mulvey C, Rizzi MD, Buzi A: "Microbiology of Pediatric Complicated Acute Rhinosinusitis" Oral presentation at ASPO Summer Meeting: Frontiers in Pediatric Otolaryngology, Vail, CO } July 2018 Notes: Accepted via abstract; Mulvey lecturer. BooksChapters 2018 Buzi A, Rizzi M: Pediatric Otolaryngologic Considerations. Pediatric Oculoplastic Surgery, 2nd ed. Katowitz JA, Katowitz WR (eds.). Springer Publishing, Co., New York, NY, Page: 169-182, 2018. 2016 Rizzi MD: Otitis Media with Effusion. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed. Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds). Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY, Page: 2-9; 100-107, 2016. Rizzi MD: Therapeutic (Wide-Field) Myringtotomy. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed. Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds). Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY, Page: 2-9; 100-107, 2016. Rizzi MD: Ear Trauma. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed. Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds). Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY, Page: 2-9; 100-107, 2016. Rizzi MD: Foreign Bodies in the Ear Canal. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed. Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds). Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY, Page: 2-9; 100-107, 2016. 2014 Rizzi MD and Dunham BP: Congenital Malformations of the Nose and Nasopharynx. Congenital Malformations of the Head and Neck. Elden LM and Zur KB (eds). Springer, New York, NY, Page: 67-86, 2014. Brant JA, Rizzi MD: Cervical Adenitis and Neck Space Infections. Pediatric Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, Clinical Reference Guide. Parikh SR (eds). Plural Publishing, San Diego, CA, Page: 449-464, Jan 30 2014. 2012 Rizzi MD: Acute Inflammatory and Infectious Disorders of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses. Pediatric Otolaryngology: Principles and Practice Pathways, 2nd ed. Wetmore RF, Muntz HR, McGill TJ (eds). Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, NY, Page: 422-428, 2012. Posters and Presentations2018 Rizzi M. "Emerging Issues in Pediatric Sinusitis" Oral presentation to the Southeastern PA Chapter (SEPA) of the Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses (SOHN), Philadelphia, PA (9/22/18) Kiell E, Rizzi M, Buzi A: "Management of Orbital Complications in the Pediatric Patient with Acute Rhinosinusitis: Ten Years of Experience at a High Volume Children's Hospital" Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology/COSM, National Harbor, MD, April 20-22,2018 Notes: Accepted by abstract. 2017 Rizzi MD. Co-Course Director and Instructor: Annual Foreign Body Pediatric Airway Endoscopy Course at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in conjunction with CHOP's Center for Pediatric Airway Disorders; 2015 Mar 25; Philadelphia, PA. Mulvey CL, Rizzi MD, Buzi A: “Predictive Ability of Bedside Nasal Endoscopy to Diagnose Invasive Fungal Sinusitis in a Pediatric Population” Oral presentation by Carolyn Mulvey, MD at the Annual Meeting of SENTAC, Toronto, ON, Canada, December 2017. 2016 Rizzi MD, Chiappa J. "Pediatric Sinusitis: It's Snot What You Think." Oral presentation at the Annual SOHN Meeting, Chicago, IL. May 19, 2016 Invited Lectures 2018 Rizzi MD. Invited Faculty: 9th Annual ORL Emergencies Boot Camp (Sponsored by Georgetown University, Washington DC. Course involved training PGY-1 & -2 residents from local and regional programs. 7/20/18) Rizzi M. "Three Pediatric ENT Cases" Temple University Spring 2018 Family Medicine Review Course, King of Prussia, PA (3/23/18). Awards and Honors 2015, Best ENT, Main Line Parent LOVE Awards 2015, Finalist, Main Line Parent LOVE Awards 2007, Bruce Hubbard Stewart Award 2006, First place award, Best original research, Northeast Ohio Otolaryngology Society 2001, Dean's Commendation Award for Excellence in Clinical Clerkships, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 2001, Dr. Jacob Dreskin Award, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 2000, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society 1999, Alumni Scholarship, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 1997-2001, Henry Rutgers Scholar; Magna Cum Laude Graduate; Dean's List - Rutgers University 1997, Honors with Highest Distinction, Research by the Bureau of Biological Research, Rutgers University Editorial and Academic Positions Editorial positions Contributing Editor 2010-present, ORL - Journal for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Its Related Specialties 2010-present, Otolaryngology - Head Neck Surgery Academic and institutional committees 2014-present, Member, Operative and Invasive/Non-Invasive Procedure Committee 2011-present, ORL-HNS Residency Candidate Interviewer, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2009-present, OR Perioperative Quality and Safety Committee 2009-present, ENT Representative, Trauma Committee Leadership and Memberships Memberships in professional organizations National 2005-present, Association for Research in Otolaryngology 2001-present, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. 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