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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(10)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Risher is Excellent. Dr. Risher has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 4.5
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Courteous Staff 4.8
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. William Risher, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Risher graduated from Louisiana State University at New Orleans. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Risher has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Luke's Hospital/Bethlehem 
  • St Luke's Quakertown Hospital 

Languages

  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. William H Risher MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. William H. Risher practice?
Dr. William Risher has 2 office locations.
Dr. William Risher practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Allentown, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Fountain Hill, PA.
See Allentown Cardiothoracic Surgeons.