Dr. Geoffrey Risley Sr, MD

Dr. Geoffrey Risley Sr, MD

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56 y/o
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Dr. Geoffrey Risley Sr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fort Walton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.Read his story

Coastal Vascular & Interventional Center PLLC

11 Racetrack Rd NE Ste E4

Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Risley Sr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Risley Sr "Experienced board-certified, fellowship trained vascular and endovascular surgeon. Offering expertise in the management of arterial and venous disease, hemodialysis access and chronic wounds."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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67  Procedures

  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Amputation
  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Angiography
  • Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherectomy
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carotid Vertebral Sonography
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolization
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Endovascular Stent Grafting
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Fistulogram
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • Interventional Catheterization
  • Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis
  • IV Cutdown
  • IV Sedation
  • Laser Vein Removal
  • Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Puncture
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheostomy
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venography
  • Venous Access Creation and Care
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wound Care and Management
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Wrong-site surgery (4/20/2018)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Nc Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Nc Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Nc Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Risley Sr's Reviews

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I trust this doctor with my life and legs! Best surgical doctor I have ever encountered and his bedside manner is marvelous. He does his research and knows what is best for his patients. I can't say enough good things about this man.
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Jacksonville, FL – Jul 14, 2017
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Dr. Risley is an outstanding surgeon with an abrupt- but funny- charm. He helped me at a time when my world was falling apart and I will always remember him with gratitude-- and recommend his skills highly.
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Vera Ellen in Jacksonville, FL – Sep 01, 2016
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