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Henry G. Riter, MD, FACC Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Riter is board certified in cardiovascular disease. He has particular interests in valvular and ischemic heart disease, cardiomyopathy, cardiac imaging and resuscitation.


Cardiovascular Medicine

UW Health Clinics

1 S. Park Clinic
(608) 287-2434 | (888) 703-2778 | Map

Regional Specialty Clinics

Beaver Dam Clinic (Beaver Dam)
(920) 887 9272  | (888) 703-2778 |  Map
UW Health Specialty Clinic - Portage (Portage)
(608) 742-3004  | (888) 703-2778 |  Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

UnityPoint Health - Meriter (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Cardiovascular Disease
Residency Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Medical School University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, 2002

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Programs & Conditions

PubMed Articles
Truong K Chen JW Lee S Riter H . Changes of Surface Properties of Composite Preveneered Stainless Steel Crowns After Prophy Polishing to Remove Stains. Pediatr Dent. 2017 Mar 15;39(2):17-24
[PubMed ID: 28390452]
Riter HG Brooks LA Pretorius AM Ackermann LW Kerber RE . Intra-arrest hypothermia: both cold liquid ventilation with perfluorocarbons and cold intravenous saline rapidly achieve hypothermia, but only cold liquid ventilation improves resumption of spontaneous circulation. Resuscitation. 2009 May;80(5):561-6
[PubMed ID: 19249149]
Riter HG Redfield MM Burnett JC Chen HH . Nonhypotensive low-dose nesiritide has differential renal effects compared with standard-dose nesiritide in patients with acute decompensated heart failure and renal dysfunction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006 Jun 6;47(11):2334-5
[PubMed ID: 16750705]
Riter HG Ghobrial IM . Renal cell carcinoma with acrometastasis and scalp metastasis. Mayo Clin Proc. 2004 Jan;79(1):76
[PubMed ID: 14708950]