Wounds: Prevention, Treatment, Healing"
Toufic A. Rizk, MD, FACS. RVT
Patient Education Forum, Rochester NY
October 10, 2015
About Dr. Rizk:
Dr. Rizk attended SUNY Upstate
Medical University in Syracuse
where he obtained his doctorate degree. He has a
Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Syracuse as well as a
French Baccalaureate in Science from the College Stanislas,
Paris, France. Dr. Rizk completed his residency in General
Surgery at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, PA. He
performed a postdoctoral fellowship in the Department
of Physiology and Cell Biology at Albany Medical College
with a NIH National Research Science Award for 2 years,
followed by a Vascular Surgery Fellowship at SUNY Buffalo.
Dr. Rizk is now the Medical Director for the Unity
Wound Care Center which offers a variety of treatments
including: hyperbaric oxygen therapy, wound dressing and
debridement and bio-engineered tissue substitutes. Dr.
Rizk is also a vascular surgeon and Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery at Unity Hospital, part of Rochester
Regional Health, in Rochester, NY