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Norman E. Risinger, MD

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Austin Heart, PLLC

Contact Info

2559 Western Trls Blvd, Ste. 200
Austin, TX 78745

Phone: (512) 899-2028
Fax: (512) 899-0311


Specialty: Clinical Cardiology

Fellowship: New York University School of Medicine— New York, NY (Cardiology)

Internship and Residency: New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center—New York, NY

Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine (1994), American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease (1999)

Service Area: South Austin.

Special Areas of Interest: Dr. Risinger has special interests in congenital heart disease in adults, lipid management and pre-operative evaluations.

Fellowship Research

  • The Effect of rhGH on Endurance and Cardio-Pulmonary Function in Growth Hormone Deficient Adults"
  • "Clinical Outcome From Prevention of Post-Operative Arrhythmia"
  • Predictive Value of Pre-Operative Nuclear Stress on Clinical Outcome in Organ Transplant Patients"
  • "Impact of Music Therapy on Cardiac Rehabilitation"

Other Research

  • "Variations in Pain Threshold in Patients with Silent vs Painful Myocardial Ischemia"
  • "The Effects of Divalent Cations on Nitrendipine Binding on Isolated Calcium Channels from Canine Myocardium"
  • "The effects of Lecithin on Blood Serum Cholesterol in Guinea Pigs on a High Fat, High Cholesterol Diet"

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