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Cardiologist (heart)
20 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Edelson is Excellent. Dr. Edelson has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Edelson, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Edelson graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond. He has 2 awards.

Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Cardiac Care Recognition (2013 - 2016)
Level II
NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program (2013 - 2016)


Dr. Edelson has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Kershaw County Medical Center 
  • Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard A Edelson MD is a male Internist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. Richard A. Edelson practice?
Dr. Richard Edelson has 8 office locations.
Dr. Richard Edelson practices Cardiovascular Disease near Columbia, SC.
Additional practice locations include: Camden, SC and West Columbia, SC.
See Columbia Cardiologists.