Dr. John Rissing, MD

Dr. John Rissing, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
74 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Rissing, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 44 years. He specializes in infectious disease medicine and pediatric infectious disease medicine.

Augusta University Medical Office Building


Augusta, GA 30912
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Rissing's Experience

Dr. Rissing's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rissing "Augusta University Health is a world-class health care network offering the most comprehensive care in the region, where your health is our priority. As leaders in patient- and family-centered care, our physicians partner with our patients, their families, and other specialty physicians to provide an unmatched level of care. As the only academic medical center in the area, our patients receive the compassionate care they deserve along with leading-edge research and technologies not found anywhere else in the region. "

2  Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Ind U Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Ind U Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Ind U Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rissing has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rissing's Reviews

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2 total reviews

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Dr. Rissing's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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