Dr. Angela Risser, MD

Dr. Angela Risser, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Angela Risser, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Blue Island, IL and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med in 1996 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

2320 High St

Blue Island, IL 60406

Contact Information

(708) 388-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Gonorrhea Screening
very high
more than 97% of peers
Yeast Infections
very high
more than 96% of peers
Pap Smear Abnormalities
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

53  Conditions Treated


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27  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Risser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Risser's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Risser to family and friends
28 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Risser's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I was pregnant and my doctor was on vacation and i took appointment with her. she inserted her hand all the way on my vagina then I had a massive bleeding. the blood was all over the room then she asked to walk to the other building. her nurses warped me and put me on a wheel chair and took me to...more
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I went into labor at 2 am New Year’s Day. My baby was breech, but the nurses at MetroSouth medical center didn’t figure that out until around 9 pm. I didn’t see Dr. Riser until 10-10:30 that night, and she did a c-section. Terrible care.
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I hate her. It was my first experience at the gyno and she's why I'm not going back. She spent a total of 5 minutes diagnosing a rash a developed, lied about the ointment she recommended, and on top of that gave me a pap smear when she said she was "just checking the rash".And when I said she was...more
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I agree with most of the comments here. I went to her with my first child, not knowing anything about ob or having children period I went along with everything she had said and did. Basic forced me to have an induction and stripped my membranes by tugging so hard I didn't walk that day and left in...more
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I had an embarrassing and horrible experience with Dr. Risser. She made me very uncomfortable by asking me an inappropriate question that she had no business asking me. She sent me home in tears. Besides that, she rushed the appointment and I saw her for a total of 3 minutes. I didn't even have a...more
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