Dr. Nilsa Rivera, PHD

Dr. Nilsa Rivera, PHD http://cdn.hgimg.com/img/prov/X/B/J/XBJ6H_w120h160_v2331.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. Nilsa Rivera, PHD. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in Psychology • Female • Age 51

681 Goodlette Rd N Ste 150
Naples, FL 34102
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Rivera:

1

Dr. Rivera's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Rivera's Care Philosophy

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

NCH Downtown Naples Hospital
350 7th Street North
Naples, FL 34102

MoreKnow where you'll be treated

Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

3

Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rivera

Have you recently visited Dr. Rivera?

Be the first to evaluate Dr. Rivera by taking our Patient Satisfaction Survey.


Your feedback will help other patients make informed decisions, and let the doctor know how she's doing.

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

4

Appointments & Offices

Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Nilsa Rivera PhD PA
Nilsa Rivera PhD PA
681 Goodlette Rd N Ste 150
Naples, FL 34102
Nilsa Rivera PhD PA
8140 College Pkwy Ste 106
Fort Myers, FL 33919
MoreSchedule an appointment
Healthgrades

7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

Directions to Dr. Rivera's Office

From:
To:

Find the Right Provider For You.

  • Psychology
Dr. Elaine K. Hankin, PHD
Psychology
0.49 miles away
Dr. Margaret L. Clausen, PHD
Psychology
0.87 miles away
Dr. Virginia C. Carr, PHD
Psychology
1.45 miles away
Dr. Deborah A. Harrison, PHD
Counseling
0.17 miles away
Dr. Udo Fischer, PHD
Psychology
4.13 miles away
Dr. Steven W. Saldukas, PHD
Psychology
3.44 miles away
Dr. Riccardo B. Rivas, PHD
Psychology
2.16 miles away
Dr. Karen E. Kruger, PHD
Counseling
4.24 miles away
Dr. Karen J. Bilter, PHD
Psychology
3.16 miles away
Dr. Keith T. Foster, PHD
Psychology
8.01 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.
  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

    Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

    Dr. Rivera's Experience

    Dr. Rivera's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Psychology
    • Clinical Psychology
    • Counseling
    • Marriage & Family Therapy
    • Neuropsychology
    1
    • Adolescent Counseling
    • Counseling Services
    • Couples Therapy
    • Family Counseling
    • Family Psychotherapy
    • Grief Therapy
    • Marital Counseling
    • Marital Therapy
    • Neuropsychological Testing
    • Psychological Testing
    • Psychotherapy Services
    • Stress Management
    2
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Marriage Break-Up
    • Psychological Problem
    • Stress
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Rivera

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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.
    4

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Loyola
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    Bellevue Hospital/New York University
    Complete in 1994

    Undergraduate Schools

    Indiana Univ
    Graduated in 1989

    Other Education

    Indiana State University (M.S.)
    Complete in 1989
    Loyola University Chicago Graduate School (Ph.D.)
    Complete in 1997
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rivera & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Rivera's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital where Dr. Rivera has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 1
    • NCH Downtown Naples Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rivera

     

    Healthgrades will keep your survey responses completely confidential. Your provider will not know you are completing this survey. Privacy Policy.

    Additionally, to maintain the validity of the survey, we only accept surveys from patients or family members of patients. By completing this survey, you are acknowledging that you or a family member has been a patient of Dr. Rivera.

    Dr. Rivera's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Rivera
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivera to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.
  4. Recommended Reading

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Rivera accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

    Less
    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Office Locations

    A
    Nilsa Rivera PhD PA
    681 Goodlette Rd N Ste 150
    Naples, FL 34102
    (239) 434-2425 (Office)
    B
    Nilsa Rivera PhD PA
    8140 College Pkwy Ste 106
    Fort Myers, FL 33919
    (239) 434-2425 (Office)
    Loading map. Loading map...

    Know Before You Go

    Be a Good Patient: Advocate for Yourself

    Try these suggestions to ensure you get the best care.

    How to Get Motivated When You're Depressed

    Depression can rob you of the energy you need to be productive.

    Signs of Severe Anxiety

    If anxiety is affecting your work or your social life, you may have an anxiety disorder.

    How Doctors Diagnose Schizophrenia

    Schizophrenia is typically diagnosed after months of observation.
  5. How was your experience with Dr. Rivera?

    Help other patients, and let the doctor know how she's doing

    Be the First to Fill Out a Survey About Dr. Rivera

    Your participation is kept confidential. Dr. Rivera and her staff will not know that you took the survey or the identity of any survey participants. By completing the survey, you acknowledge that you or a family member is or has been a patient of the provider. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.
    Dr. Rivera's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Rivera
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivera to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.
Close | Delete Cookie | | Show Render Tools | Debug Home
Placement Content Ajax: No Ajax Call
Layout: Sponsor: Sponsor Found: Facility: Practice: Office: RenderDartTag:
Set Codes   Sponsor:     Facility:    
Placements on Page With No Data All Placements With Data From Matrix
Placements on Page With Data
Close | Delete Cookie | Show Render Tools | PDC Debugger | Content Locator | Debug Home | Cache | Cookies | Hide Ads | Show Basic V2 | No JS Compress | No CSS Compress | Show information logging | Highlight MBoxes | Omniture Debugger | Optimus Test Harness | All specialties | Rolledup Specialties | Practicing Specialties | Show PSR Score