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Dr. Alejandro Rivera-Rodriguez, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 37

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez

Dr. Alejandro Rivera-Rodriguez, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Stuart, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.


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(772) 283-8380

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
AvMed
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Dimension Health
Dimension Health PPO
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
Evolutions Healthcare Systems PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Humana
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez treats Arthritis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Bursitis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez treats Bursitis more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
Osteoarthritis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez treats Osteoarthritis more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Inflammatory Myopathies
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma, Systemic
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

We are dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of patients with disorders of the joints, muscles, tendons, bones and connective tissues. Rheumatology Associates has provided excellent, comprehensive medical care since 1975. Our doctors are board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology and have experience in clinical practice, teaching and research.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

2012
Hahnemann University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Temple University Hospital
Residency Hospital
2008
Temple University Hospital
Internship Hospital
2007
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine
Medical School
2003
University Of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Undergraduate School
2012
2010
2008
2007
2003

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rivera-Rodriguez

4.4

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Very kind and compassionate physician
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Dr Rivera is a doctor who truly listens to his patients. He walks you out when the visit is complete. I know this may seem like a small thing, however, many doctors don't take the time to go the extra mile. Dr. Rivera is a skilled physician with a caring heart.
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Dr. Rivera is a caring, professional, who is up-to-date on current therapies and is also a kind and gentlemanly individual. He never rushed me or makes me feel as though I am taking too much of his timr, which is good, as he is my GO as well as my rheumatologist. I started seeing him when my...Read More
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Dr. Rivera is a very caring man, listens to you, talks TO YOU, not at you. If you question anything, he takes all the time you need to understand the situation. The staff are very efficient and answers questions and the phones in a vey timely manner. I highly recommend Dr. Rivera
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My 1st visits .He didn't spend the time to listen to My history .Had to leave the Room for prescription .Didn't want to hear my preferences And discuss options .Within 3 minutes I was dismissed. no physical exam .
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Rheumatology Associates

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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