Dr. Alejandro Rivas, MD

Dr. Alejandro Rivas, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 77

General Surgery

Dr. Alejandro Rivas, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Nashville, TN. He is affiliated with medical facilities Tristar Skyline Medical Center and Tristar Summit Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Locations

Alejandro A. Rivas, MD, FACS

Alejandro A. Rivas, MD, FACS3443 Dickerson Pike Ste 400 Nashville, TN 37207
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Dr. Rivas is affiliated with Tristar Skyline Medical Center Nashville, a highly rated hospital.

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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rivas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gastrotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivas performs Gastrotomy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rivas performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Gallstones
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivas treats Gallstones more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Rivas treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivas treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Rivas treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones

Dr. Rivas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bowel Obstruction Repair
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Circumcision
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystotomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Interventional Endoscopy
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Surgery
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neck Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vasectomy
  • Vein Stripping
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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(629) 219-5873

Dr. Rivas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid of Tennessee
Tenncare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
One Health
One Health HMO
One Health POS
One Health PPO
PHCS
Private HealthCare Systems
Signature Health Alliance
Tricare
Prime
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alejandro Rivas, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Nashville, TN. He is affiliated with medical facilities Tristar Skyline Medical Center and Tristar...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Baptist Hospital - Nashville
Residency Hospital
West Suburban Hospital - Oak Park
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Alejandro Rivas, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Rivas frequently treats Gastrotomy, Gallstones, and Cholecystitis and Gallstones. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Rivas treats.

Where is Dr. Alejandro Rivas, MD's office located?

Dr. Rivas' office is located at 3443 Dickerson Pike Ste 400, Nashville, TN 37207. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Alejandro Rivas, MD speak?

Dr. Rivas speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Alejandro Rivas, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Rivas has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Rivas is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Tristar Skyline Medical Center

Nashville, TN

70% Patients that would definitely recommend, Equal to the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

Tristar Summit Medical Center

Hermitage, TN

71% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% higher than the national average

9 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)