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Richard W. Rissmiller, M.D.

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Title
  • Assistant Professor
Degree M.D.
School M.D. awarded by Wake Forest University, 1998
Residency
  • Wake Forest University
Fellowship
  • Wake Forest University
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine: Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine: Pulmonary Disease
Specialties
  • Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Interests
  • Fellow and resident education
  • General pulmonary medicine
  • Pulmonary hypertension
Languages
  • English
Accepts New Patients Yes
To request an appointment call our representatives at 843-792-1414

Locations

Rutledge Tower
135 Rutledge Ave.
Charleston, SC 29425
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MUSC Health East Cooper
1600 Midtown Ave.
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Biography

Dr. Rissmiller grew up in Pennsylvania and attended Villanova University as an undergraduate. He then moved to Winston-Salem, NC and spent ten years at Wake Forest University completing medical school, residency in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship. He then spent nine years in Charlotte, NC, at Carolinas Medical Center (Main Campus) and provided pulmonary and critical care services for patients, as well as taking an active role in resident and medical student education. At CMC, Dr. Rissmiller was medical director for the Respiratory Care Department and also coordinated a pulmonary hypertension clinic at the Myers Park Clinic. He moved to MUSC in February of 2013 and excited to continue to provide excellent care to his patients. He will participate in the pulmonary hypertension clinic, as well as general inpatient and outpatient pulmonary medicine, while maintaining an interest in trainee education.



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