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Dr. Carolyn Risinger, MD

Pediatrics*
5.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Friendswood, TX
Accepting new patients
41 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Carolyn Risinger, MD

Dr. Carolyn Risinger, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Friendswood, TX. They specialize in Pediatrics, has 41 years of experience, and is board certified in Pediatrics. They graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch and is affiliated with University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston and CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Winnsboro. Dr. Risinger, completed a residency at Chld Health Ctr-Utmb. Patients rated Dr. Risinger an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Risinger works at Practice in Friendswood, TX with other offices in Tyler, TX. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Risinger's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Utmb Clinic Friendswood - Adult and Pediatric Primary Care
    128 W PARKWOOD AVE, Friendswood, TX 77546 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (281) 482-5695
  2. 2
    Mother Frances Hospital
    214 E Houston St, Tyler, TX 75702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (903) 593-1892

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  • University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston
  • CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Winnsboro

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    Specialties*
    • Pediatrics

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    Years of Experience
    • 41 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1194883686
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Chld Health Ctr-Utmb
    Residency
    Internship
    • UTMB-Galvstn
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Sam Houston State University
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    Board Certifications
    • Pediatrics
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