Dr. Steven Rivers, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 66

2454 Eastchester Rd
Bronx, NY 10469
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Procedures Dr. Rivers Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
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    Dr. Rivers' Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Heart Surgery
    • Lung Surgery
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Heart Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Rivers

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    University Oreg Hospital
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    University Oreg Hospital
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    Montefiore Med Center
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rivers & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

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    Office Locations

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    2454 Eastchester Rd
    Bronx, NY 10469
    (718) 405-5900 (Office)
    (718) 405-0300 (Fax)
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