Dr. Murtaza (Mort) Rizvi, M.D., is an experienced Hand Surgeon and Plastic Surgeon, specializing in hand surgery and craniofacial surgery, providing skilled, state-of-the-art care for adult and pediatric patients throughout the Pasadena, CA, and the Los Angeles area. A top-ranked provider of the most advanced orthopedic options treatment options for hand fractures and pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger.
The practice also provides physical therapy services and both traditional and minimally-invasive surgical options including arthroscopic surgery for joint replacement and other issues, as well as innovative PRP therapy to promote natural healing responses following disease, injury or surgery.
After earning his medical degree at University of Maryland Medical School, Dr. Rizvi completed a surgical internship at York Hospital, followed by a general surgery residency at University of Maryland Medical System and a plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at Methodist Hospital-Houston. He has also completed two fellowships, one in hand surgery at LAC+USC Medical Center and a second in Craniofacial & Pediatric Plastic Surgery at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Dr. Rizvi is dedicated to providing each patient with optimized care based on their unique needs and treatment objectives for the best possible outcomes.
Field of Study
University Of Maryland At Baltimore School Of Medicine, MD
York Hospital, York, PA
University Of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Craniofacial & Pediatric Plastic Surgery
LAC - USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Professional AssociationsAwards / Honors / Professional Memberships
Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society
Golden Key National Honor Society
Administrative chief resident for the Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Hans R. Wilhelmsen Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Surgery