Richard A. Hoppmann, M.D., is currently Professor of Medicine and Dean of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Richard A. Hoppmann, M.D., F.A.C.P., is a Professor of Medicine and Dorothea H. Krebs Endowed Chair of Ultrasound Education at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. He received his M.D. degree from the Medical University of South Carolina, completed an Internal Medicine residency at East Carolina University, and completed a fellowship in Rheumatology at Wake Forest University. Dr. Hoppmann is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.