Dr. Norman Risinger Jr, MD

Dr. Norman Risinger Jr, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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55 y/o
(68)

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Dr. Norman Risinger Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Austin Heart, P.A.

2559 Western Trails Blvd # 200

Austin, TX 78745
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Risinger Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Risinger Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Risinger Jr "The Mission of Austin Heart is to provide exceptional cardiac and vascular care to every patient every day with a spirit of warmth, friendliness, and personal pride."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • Texas A&M University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Texas-School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Sloan-Kettering Memorial Cancer Center New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • New York University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Risinger Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Risinger Jr does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Risinger Jr and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

St. David's South Austin Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Outstanding Patient Experience Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Risinger Jr is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Risinger Jr's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Risinger Jr to family and friends
68 total reviews (45 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (68)

  • 5
    (66)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Risinger Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (45)

Great experience with Dr. Risinger . Professional, knowledgeable, concerned, tremendous follow up with his patience and a staff that always goes the extra mile.
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I was referred to Dr. Risinger by my family GP several years ago and I could not have asked for a more knowledgeable, professional, caring doctor. He always puts me at ease, never rushes my visit, addresses each issue I bring up in clear language that is understandable to the patient. A great staff...more
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I had never been to a cardiologist until a few years ago. I was referred to Dr. Risinger before a scheduled surgery. He walked into the examining room with a smile on his face....putting me at ease right away. Listened intently to very question I had and he took the time to answer in a language...more
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While a busy man, Dr. Risinger makes sure to take the time to fully explain things and to answer any and all questions. When the appointment is finished, if there is to be follow on appointments, he does not leave you until you are in the capable hands of one of the office staff.
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Dr. Risenger's entire operation is top-drawer. Beginning with the ease of scheduling an appointment and going through check-in, to initial exam, and finally to the actual visit with the doctor - everything run like clockwork, with a smile. All my questions get answered and I feel like I receive...more
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