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Dr. Richard Edelson, MD

Dr. Richard Edelson, MD

Age 62 Cardiology M
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Dr. Richard Edelson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Columbia, SC. Dr. Edelson completed a residency at Med College Va. He currently practices at Prisma Health Cardiology and is affiliated with Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • Med College Va/McGuire Va Hospital, Fellowship Hospital
  • Med College Va, Residency Hospital — 1994
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Internship Hospital — 1992
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine, Medical School — 1991

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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I really like Dr. Edelson. He explains everything without creating panic. He is quick and to the point yet not over reactive. He listens to concerns and will fit treatment to your lifestyle and while taking care of the issue.
— Apr 16, 2019
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Dr. Edelson frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions, Heart Conditions, and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center
  • Lexington Medical Center
  • Prisma Health Baptist Hospital
  • Prisma Health Baptist Parkridge Hospital
  • Prisma Health Richland Hospital


  1. Prisma Health Cardiology

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      Palmetto Health-USC Cardiology - Palmetto Heart Hartsville
      8 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 100, Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 434-3800
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