Rheumatologist Fort Lauderdale & Hollywood
Dr. Wayne Riskin is one of the leading rheumatologists in the Fort Lauderdale & Hollywood area with over 30 years of experience in successfully diagnosing and treating rheumatic disorders. He received his medical degree from the University of Miami in 1971 where he also completed his rheumatology Fellowship in 1979. He earned his license to practice medicine in Florida and immediately began work as a rheumatologist. He has been affiliated with several hospitals over the years including Memorial Pembroke Pines, Memorial Hospital West, Hollywood Medical Center and the Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, Florida.
Throughout his years as a South Florida rheumatologist, Dr. Riskin has also had the honor of serving as a Clinical Assistant Professor, Voluntary Associate Professor, and Volunteer Professor for the University of Miami School of Medicine. In addition, Dr. Riskin runs his own successful private practice along with his long-time associate, Dr. Charles Kahn.
The Leading Rheumatologists in South Florida for the Treatment of Rheumatic Disorders
Because of his extensive experience and success in rheumatology, Dr. Riskin has received the honor of being a Florida Super Doctor and was included in the Super Doctors Magazine South Florida 2012 Edition under rheumatology. The distinction has him further established him as one of the best rheumatologists in Hollywood Florida. Dr. Riskin has continued to expand his understanding of rheumatic disorders through participating in and leading numerous research studies as well as through his membership in organizations like the Florida Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation, the American College of rheumatology and the American Medical Association. It is this continued exploration of new knowledge that helps to keep him on the forefront of the treatment of rheumatic disorders.
Fort Lauderdale Area’s First and Leading Rheumatology Practice
Dr. Riskin and Dr. Kahn established the first rheumatology practice in Broward County. With their distinguished education, expert research and years of experience Kahn and Riskin have become one of the leading rheumatology practices in all of South Florida.