Dr. Alexander Rivkin, MD

Ear, Nose, and ThroatMaleAge 52

Dr. Alexander Rivkin, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Yale University medical school in 1996. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Rivkin to book an appointment.

Dr. Rivkin

Westside Aesthetics

11645 Wilshire Blvd Ste 800 Los Angeles, CA 90025
Accepting new patients

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Rivkin's conditions and procedures:

  • Aging Face
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Botox® for Blepharospasm
  • Botox® for Cervical Dystonia
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Severe Underarm Sweating when Antiperspirants Fail
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Xeomin® Injection
  • Dysport Injection
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fraxel Laser Treatment
  • Fraxel Rejuvenation
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Headache
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Migraine
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Non-Surgical Facelift
  • Photocoagulation
  • Premature Aging
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane Lyft
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Ultherapy®
  • Wrinkles

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(310) 443-5273

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    I wouldn't go anywhere else. I have been seeing Dr. Rivkin for almost 15 years. I always takes his time , I have never felt rushed like with other doctors in the past. I have never met a more honest doctor in my life , I never feel like I am being sold on anything, he has told me multiple times that I didn't need something I thought I did and after looking into it more he was right.
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    May 29, 2019
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    Dr. Rivkin is totally inappropriate and unprofessional. He kept me in his office waiting for two hours and then rescheduled the appointment because he was going to teach nurses injection. I am Professional and my time is highly valuable so I am very insulted and offended that he would make a professional wait for two hours waste my time only to send me someone in his office asking me to pay him thousands of dollars in advance of even having chance to see him and ask questions about the procedure.
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    1 person found this helpful
    May 10, 2019
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    I paid over $1100 for injectables and, after 2 weeks, my skin looked exactly as it did before I had it done. After much research, I found someone else who did an amazing job. I took photos for Dr. Rivkin, who emailed me back a dismissive response, and clearly had no intention of taking this seriously. Is there no accountability when a procedure is performed with no results? Doesn't seem right to me.
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    • Office environment
    • Wait times
    What could be improved
    No results
    4 people found this helpful
    Rachelle – Aug 16, 2018
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    I have been seeing Dr Rivkin for 5 years now. He is amazing as he has kept me feeling less tired and haggard. He's a miracle worker. I came to him with bags and dark circles and jowls. All have disappeared for years now. Getting a facelift versus getting Botox or filler's has been a great option for me And as I age he makes it less painful for me. Thank you Dr. of can you know I love you Mary Gleeson
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    1 person found this helpful
    Mary Gleeson in Beverly Hills, CA – Nov 30, 2016
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    About Me


    Alexander Rivkin M.D. is a Yale trained facial cosmetic surgeon and Assistant Clinical Professor at the David Geffen, UCLA School of...Read more


    • Ear, Nose, and Throat


    University Hospital Ucsd
    Residency Hospital
    University Of California San
    Residency Hospital
    Yale University
    Medical School
    Columbia College, Columbia University
    Undergraduate School


    • English
    • Russian

    Frequently Asked Questions

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    What are Dr. Alexander Rivkin, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Rivkin frequently treats Aging Face, All Headaches (incl. Migraine), and Botox® for Blepharospasm. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Rivkin treats.

    Where is Dr. Alexander Rivkin, MD's office located?

    Dr. Rivkin's office is located at 11645 Wilshire Blvd Ste 800, Los Angeles, CA 90025. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. Alexander Rivkin, MD speak?

    Dr. Rivkin speaks Russian and English. View profile to see all.

    Does Dr. Alexander Rivkin, MD offer telehealth services?

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    Westside Aesthetics

    Westside Aesthetics11645 Wilshire Blvd Ste 800 Los Angeles, CA 90025
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      • Mon: 9:00am - 6:00pm
      • Tue: 9:00am - 6:00pm
      • Wed: 9:00am - 6:00pm
      • Thu: 9:00am - 6:00pm
      • Fri: 9:00am - 6:00pm
      • Sat: 8:00am - 2:00pm
      • Sun: closed
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