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William Risher, MD, Thoracic Surgery, New Orleans, LA, Ochsner Medical Center - Westbank

WilliamH.RisherMD

Thoracic Surgery New Orleans, LA

Aortic Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery

Associate Professor, Surgery, LSU School of Medicine New Orleans

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Education & Training

  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Ochsner Clinic FoundationFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1990 - 1992
  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Ochsner Clinic FoundationResidency, Surgery, 1985 - 1990
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Louisiana State University School of MedicineClass of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2018 - 2023
  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2008 - 2010
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2002 - 2010
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1992 - 2002
  • LA State Medical License
    LA State Medical License 1985 - 2022
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons
  • Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare Marquis Whos Who

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Brother Martin Coach Thought Deadly Rupture Was Just Back Pain Before Rushed to Hospital
    Brother Martin Coach Thought Deadly Rupture Was Just Back Pain Before Rushed to HospitalDecember 5th, 2019

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations