Dr. Angela Riley received her bachelor’s degree in Biology at Belhaven College in Jackson, Mississippi. She earned a medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and went on to complete an Internal Medicine residency at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, TN, where she was the Chief Medical Resident. While in residency, Dr. Riley worked at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital where she was a part of the Pediatric Oncology Education Program and assisted in the administration of anesthesia to patients undergoing procedures. Dr. Riley remained at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to complete her fellowship in Nephrology.
Upon graduation, Dr. Riley began her practice in Nephrology at Oxford Nephrology Clinic in Oxford, MS. In 2010, Dr. Riley created the Oxford Nephrology and Hypertension Clinic where she practiced through 2014. While in Oxford she was an active Member of the staff of Baptist Memorial Hospital- North Mississippi and served in a leadership role on several committees including the Performance and Quality improvement Committee and the Ethics Committee. She was Assistant Medical Director for Baptist Memorial- North Mississippi Hospice from 2012 through 2014. In January 2015, Dr Riley moved to Columbus, MS and joined Nephrology Associates, P. C.
Dr. Riley has a heart for volunteer service and community. She has a history of providing health education and screenings for various organizations such as Into the Streets and ECHO. She is a member of the Columbus- Lowndes County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc.
Dr. Riley is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is a member of the National Nephrology Association for Renal Practitioners, American Society of Nephrology, and National Kidney Foundation. Dr. Riley complements Baptist Memorial Hospital where she serves on several committees including Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee and Medical Executive Committee. She also provides consultation services to Oktibbeha County Hospital and Noxubee General Hospital.
Dr. Riley is married to Kerry Riley and they have two children, Joseph and Kayla. She is active in her church, Charity Mission Full Gospel Baptist Church located in Crawford, MS. She enjoys exercising, reading and traveling.