Dr. Geoffrey Risley, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 58

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Geoffrey Risley, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Fort Walton Beach, FL. Dr. Risley has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Procedures, Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM), and Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Risley to book an appointment.


Locations

Coastal & Vascular & Interventional

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(850) 226-4345
Ft. Walton Beach Office1032 Mar Walt Dr Unit 250 Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Coastal Vascular & Interventional PLLC

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(850) 226-4345
Crestview Office327 Medcrest Dr Unit B Crestview, FL 32536
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Coastal Vascular & Interventional PLLC7720 Us 98 W Ste 240 Destin, FL 32550
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Very knowledgeable and made us feel at ease. Excellent results!
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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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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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Dr. Risley accepts the following insurance:

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Background Check

1 disciplinary action Found
  • Wrong-site surgery (9/20/2018)View details
1 board action Found
  • Wrong-site surgery (4/20/2018)View details
No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Practice Areas

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Risley performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Risley performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley performs Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis more than 61% of their peers

Dr. Risley performs this procedure more than 61% of their peers

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.

Typically treats 55% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Risley performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 22% of their peers

Dr. Risley performs this procedure more than 22% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.

Typically treats 60% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Risley treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 50% of their peers

Dr. Risley treats this condition more than 50% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.

Typically treats 60% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Risley treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Venous Compression
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley treats Venous Compression more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Risley treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Risley treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Risley treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

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Dr. Risley's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Experienced board-certified, fellowship trained vascular and endovascular surgeon. Offering expertise in the management of arterial and venous disease, hemodialysis access and chronic wounds.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1997
University of North Carolina Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1995
University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1991
University of North Carolina Hospitals
Internship Hospital

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Fort Walton Beach Medical Center

Fort Walton Beach, FL

60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average

Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville

Jacksonville, FL

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Memorial Hospital Jacksonville

Jacksonville, FL

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Orange Park Medical Center

Orange Park, FL

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2018)

Saint Vincent's Medical Center Riverside

Jacksonville, FL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Saint Vincent's Medical Center Southside

Jacksonville, FL

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)