Dr. Jose L. Rivero Jr., MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 48

406 N Whitney Ave Ste 4
Cookeville, TN 38501
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Accepting new patients?

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Dr. Rivero Jr.'s Offices

Highlands OB/GYN, PLLC
Highlands OB/GYN, PLLC
406 N Whitney Ave Ste 4
Cookeville, TN 38501
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Dr. Rivero Jr.'s Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Cookeville Regional Medical Center
1 Medical Center Boulevard
Cookeville, TN 38501

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    Phone & Address

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Rivero Jr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
    A
    Highlands OB/GYN, PLLC
    406 N Whitney Ave Ste 4
    Cookeville, TN 38501
    (931) 303-0809
    Contact Information
    (931) 400-0231 (Office)
    (931) 400-0233 (Fax)
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    Accepted Insurances

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  2. Dr. Rivero Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    1
    • Colpopexy
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Excision of Cervix
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Sympathectomy
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    • Vaginectomy
    2
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Chlamydia Infections
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Maternal Anemia
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Placenta Previa
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Preeclampsia
    • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
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    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    Jackson Meml Hosp-U Miami
    Complete in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    Jackson Meml Hosp-U Miami
    Complete in 1997

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of South Florida
    Graduated in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rivero Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Rivero Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivero Jr. to family and friends

    33 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 31 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Rivero Jr.
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    33 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    33 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    32 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    33 responses
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