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Dr. William Risher, MD

Thoracic Surgery* Age 65
Dr. William Risher, MD
3.8 (4 Ratings)
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Dr. William Risher, MD is a Thoracic Surgery Specialist in Aiken, SC.
Dr. William Risher, MD
3.8 (4 Ratings)
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Dr. William Risher, MD

Thoracic Surgery* Age 65
Aiken, SC
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience
Dr. William Risher, MD is a Thoracic Surgery Specialist in Aiken, SC.

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Dr. William Risher, MD is a Thoracic Surgery Specialist in Aiken, SC and has 39 years experience. They graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine. They currently practice at Carolina Heart and Vascular Center and are affiliated with Aiken Regional Medical Centers and West Jefferson Medical Center. At present, Dr. Risher received an average rating of 3.8/5 from patients and has been reviewed 4 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Risher accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Aortic Aneurysm
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Aortic Aneurysm
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Aortic Dissection
Carotid Artery Disease
Cerebrovascular Disease
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Septal Defect
Benign Lung Neoplasms
Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Cardiac Tamponade
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Embolism
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Empyema
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Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Fistula
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Iliac Aneurysm
Lung Cancer
Malignant Heart Tumors
Malignant Mediastinal Tumor
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Septic Embolism
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Ventricular Fibrillation
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Ablation for Cardiac Arrhythmias
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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Angioplasty
Aortic Repair
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Embolectomy Arterial
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Lobectomy
Open Lung Resection or Removal
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Tracheal Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Insurance Accepted

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  • Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Elect Choice (Open Access) EPO
    Managed Choice (Open Access) POS
    Open Choice PPO
    Premier Care Network Plus - Innovation Health
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice POS
    National POS
  • GA Employee Cigna + Oscar Open Access Plus EPO
  • Choice Plus POS
    Nexus Open Access
    Options PPO

Locations

  1. 1 Carolina Heart and Vascular Center
    137 MIRACLE DR, Aiken, SC 29801

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Risher
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Based on 4 Reviews
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4 Stars (1)
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1 Star (1)

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Jun 24, 2022
Dr. Risher takes a personal interest in his patients. He is an exceptional surgeon. He explains everything & involves the patient & their family in decisions.
Patti Bourg-Williams — Jun 24, 2022
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Specialties*
Thoracic Surgery
Vascular Surgery
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Education

Medical Education
  • LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine
    1985
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. William Risher, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Risher's profile.

Dr. William Risher, MD is affiliated with Aiken Regional Medical Centers and West Jefferson Medical Center.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Aiken Regional Medical Centers

    302 University Pkwy, Aiken, SC

  • West Jefferson Medical Center

    1101 Medical Center Blvd, Marrero, LA