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William R. Harrison, MD, FACC

William R. Harrison, MD, FACC


Main Campus - Birmingham
3980 Colonnade Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35243

209 West Spring Street
Suite 104
Sylacauga, AL, 35150

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Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.9 out of 5
127 Ratings

ABOUT William R. Harrison

Dr. Randy Harrison is a cardiologist who brings decades of expertise and experience to the compassionate care of his patients. Dr. Harrison’s diagnostic and management skills allow him to manage the most complex problems. Dr. Harrison completed his undergraduate work at Athens State College, followed by his medical training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine where he was awarded Excellence in Internal Medicine. He then completed his Internal Medicine and Cardiology Fellowship Residency at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine.

Dr. Harrison joined Cardiovascular Associates in 1990 and his leadership within the practice is an invaluable component of the success of CVA. Dr. Harrison practices general and preventive cardiology and performs diagnostics procedures. He is certified in Cardiovascular Medicine and Internal Medicine. Dr. Harrison is a member of the American College of physicians, the American Heart Association and the Birmingham Cardiovascular Society. He is also a Diplomat of the National board of Examiners and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Harrison has been involved in numerous research studies includes investigation of Coronary Artery Disease, Peripheral Edema, Atrial Fibrillation, and Pacemakers.

Dr. Harrison practices at the Colonnade and Sylacauga offices of CVA and performs diagnostic procedures at the Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, Grandview Medical Center and Coosa Valley medical Center. He is currently accepting patients for general and preventive cardiology as well as non-invasive and invasive diagnostic procedures.

Special Interests

  • General and Preventive Cardiology
  • Cardiac Diagnostics
  • Cardiac Devices
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Hypertension


  • Medical School: University of Alabama School of Medicine
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Cardiovascular Disease, University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
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Care provider explanations of prob/condition
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Care provider spoke using clear language


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Jan 26, 2020
Courteous, friendly, professional, extremely competent.
Dec 9, 2019
Very good.
Dec 8, 2019
I have never had a bad experience at CVA.
Dec 8, 2019
Doctor Harrison is the best, hate to see him retire.
Dec 8, 2019
No problem.
Nov 19, 2019
*Dr. Harrison is retiring but he made sure I have someone lined up that I am happy & comfortable with. He treats me as if I were his family member.
Nov 17, 2019
Nov 11, 2019
Nov 10, 2019
I hate to see Dr. Harrison retire. he will be missed.
Nov 9, 2019
He was very thorough! Answered all my questions & explained what needed to be done to rectify my medical issues.
Nov 3, 2019
Very caring, courteous and kind. Very attentive to my wife's concerns. excellent care!!!!
Oct 6, 2019
Very good.
Sep 29, 2019
I have great confidence in Dr Harrison!
Sep 16, 2019
Very good!
Aug 19, 2019
Except he is retiring....very sad about that
Jul 21, 2019
Dr Harrison has been and will be my cardiologist until his retirement. I have received excellent care and advice.
Jun 24, 2019
Jun 20, 2019
I have been seeing *Dr. Harrison for years and have recommended him to others.
Jun 17, 2019
Think the world of Dr. Harrison!
May 29, 2019
Dr Randy Harrison is professional and understanding!
May 27, 2019
Experience always great
May 21, 2019
Dr. Harrison is always willing to answer any questions and explains any question we have. We have recommended him to several of our family members and friends.
May 19, 2019
*Dr. Harrison saw me on very short notice following an ER visit, even though he no doubt already had a full schedule.
May 17, 2019
May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019
outstanding professional
Apr 28, 2019
A truly caring and compassionate doctor
Apr 23, 2019
*Dr. Harrison is one of the most helpful and caring dr. I have ever met.

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