Dr. John P. Ricci, MD, FACS
Chief, Colon & Rectal Surgery, LIJMC
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Faculty Member, Colorectal Fellowship Program


John Peter Ricci, MD has joined the full-time faculty in the Department of Surgery – Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery. After receiving his B.A. in Philosophy from Columbia University in New York, Dr. Ricci was awarded his M.D. for New Jersey Medical School, Univ. of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He completed his residency in General Surgery at New York University Medical Center and a Colorectal Surgery Fellowship at University of Illinois/Stroger Cook County Hospital.

Dr. Ricci’s area of specialization and interest include inflammatory bowel disease, colon and rectal carcinoma, benign anal/rectal pathology, pelvic floor disorders, laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery and complex endoscopy.

Board certifications:

Colon/Rectal Surgery – American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Surgery – American Board of Surgery

Academic titles

Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Medical school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey


New York University School of Medicine


Colon/Rectal Surgery-John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County


Long Island Jewish Forest Hills
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Long Island Jewish Valley Stream
North Shore University Hospital
Northwell Health Physician PartnersNorthwell Health Cancer Institute