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Murtaza Rizvi, MD

Primary Location:
Address 39 Congress St STE 200
Pasadena, CA 91105
Specialties: Hand Surgery, Plastic Surgery Gender: Male


Dr. Murtaza (Mort) Rizvi is a board-certified hand surgeon who uses his research-oriented expertise in hand reconstructive surgery and new technologies to help patients in need of medical care.

Dr. Rizvi specializes in the treatment of:

  • Arthritis of the hand, thumb and wrist
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger finger
  • Ulnar tunnel syndrome of the wrist
  • Fractures of the hand and wrist
  • Flexor/extensor tendon lacerations

Procedures and treatments include:

  • Hand surgery
  • Pediatric hand surgery
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Wrist joint replacement

Awards / 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


  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, 2011
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, 2012


  • Medical School

    University of Maryland Baltimore

  • Internship

    York Hospital

  • Residency

    University of Maryland Medicine

  • Fellowship

    LAC - USC Medical Center

  • Fellowship

    Methodist Hospital - Houston

  • Fellowship

    UCSF Medical Center


Learn more about patient ratings
  • 03/25/2019
    Rating: 2.19

    The doctor was very nice, however he seemed in a rush. He was in and out of the exam room in about 5 minutes. I felt like I was on an assembly line. I felt like an object, no a human being in pain.

  • 02/17/2019
    Rating: 5

    Very good provider. Thank you!

  • 01/07/2019

    Excellent facilities staff and doctor. Professional and good follow up.

  • 12/10/2018

    I found the provider and nursing care staff to be very courteous, friendly and very professional.


  • Primary Location Huntington Ortho & Pediatric
    39 Congress St STE 200
    Pasadena, CA 91105
    (626) 795-0282 Map and directions
  • Additional Location Orthopedic Institute
    1500 E Chevy Chase Dr Ste 401
    Glendale, CA 91206
    (818) 863-4446 Map and directions