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Physiatrist (physical, rehabilitation), Neurologist (brain, nervous system)
27 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Emily Riser is Good. Dr. Riser has been reviewed by 42 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Emily Riser, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • She has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Education & Awards

Dr. Riser graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)


Dr. Riser has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Healthsouth Lakeshore Rehabilitation Hospital 
  • Brookwood Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Emily Sherrill Riser MD is a female Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Spinal Cord Injury Medicine.
Where does Dr. Emily S. Riser practice?
Dr. Emily Riser has 1 office location.
Dr. Emily Riser practices Neurology and Spinal Cord Injury Medicine near Birmingham, AL.
See Birmingham Neurologists and Birmingham Physiatrists.