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Carondelet Medical Group - Foothills
5605 E. River Rd., #219
Tucson, AZ 85750
Phone: (520) 314-4275
Fax: (520) 314-4278

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Cristiana Bortuzzo, MD


Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.5 out of 5
224 Ratings


  • Fellowship: The New York Medical Center of Queens, Division of Gastroenterology, Flushing, NY
  • Residency: Cabrini Medical Center, Internal Medicine Department, New York, NY
  • Fellowship: Gastroenterology, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
  • Internship: Respiratory Pathophysiology, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
  • Medical School: University of Padua, School of Medicine, Padua, Italy - Graduated with Honors

About the Provider

Cristiana Bortuzzo, M.D. has over 20 years of experience practicing medicine, and is Board Certified in both Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine.

She completed GI residency in Italy before continuing her training at New York Medical Center in Queens, NY, an affiliate of New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center. She is fluent in three languages, English, Italian and Spanish.

Dr. Bortuzzo has extensive experience diagnosing and treating diseases involving the digestive system, and participating in medical research in the field of Gastroenterology.

She is a professional member of the American College of Gastroenterology and American Society for Gastroentestinal Endoscopy.

We are proud to have one of the few practicing female gastroenterologists in Tucson with Carondelet Medical Group.

Conditions and Procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Barrett’s Esophagus
  • Celiac, Crohn’s Inflammatory Bowel, Liver and Ulcer Disease
  • Colon Cancer, Polyps
  • Colonoscopy
  • Constipation, Diarrhea
  • Endoscopy (EGD)
  • Gastritis
  • GERD
  • Heartburn
  • Ulcerative colitis

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
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Friendliness/courtesy of CP
CP spoke using clear language
Provider explained things clearly
Provider included you in decisions
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Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Dec 31, 2020
I like Dr. Bortuzzo very much she is very upfront and to the point and I like that most about her.
Dec 29, 2020
Dec 21, 2020
Dec 4, 2020
I will not be returning to this doctor. she didn't listen to me, and didn't let me have any say in the procedure she thought I needed
Dec 3, 2020
I like her
Nov 16, 2020
The doctor is good, but scheduling is a little troublesome
Nov 15, 2020
Nov 12, 2020
While I will heartedly recommend the doctor, I will not recommend this Carondelet location.
Nov 3, 2020
i came to see this GI doc after having a bad experience with another GI doc at a different clinic. I had seen this specialist 8-9 years ago & she came into the exam room having looked over my new patient forms. Felt good that she is thorough as I remember her from years ago.
Oct 27, 2020
takes the time to hear your concerns and offers clear explanations