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Physiatrist (physical, rehabilitation)
17 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sonya Rissmiller is Good. Dr. Rissmiller has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 3.6
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Sonya Rissmiller, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

  • She has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Acupuncture
  • Anemia
  • Asthma
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Neck Pain
  • Shoulder Pain

Education & Awards

Dr. Rissmiller graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond. She has 11 awards.

Charotte's Top Doctors
Top Doctors List, Charlotte Magazine - (2009)
Top Doctors List, Charlotte Magazine (2009)
Member, American College of Sports Medicine
Top Doctors List, Charlotte Magazine - (2007)
Top Doctors List, Charlotte Magazine (2008)
Member, Physiatric Assocation of Spine, Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation
Top Doctors List, Charlotte Magazine (2007)
Top Doctors List, Charlotte Magazine - (2008)
Member, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Rissmiller has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Carolinas Medical Center 
  • Mercy Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Sonya Gorski Rissmiller MD is a female Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 17 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Where does Dr. Sonya G. Rissmiller practice?
Dr. Sonya Rissmiller has 11 office locations.
Dr. Sonya Rissmiller practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation near Charlotte, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Matthews, NC and Huntersville, NC.
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