Dr. Amy Rivere, MD

Dr. Amy Rivere, MD

Breast Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Amy Rivere, MD is a breast surgery specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 3 years. She graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 2010 and specializes in breast surgery.Read her story

1319 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121

Contact Information

(504) 842-6406

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
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Dr. Rivere's Experience

Dr. Rivere's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Rivere's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rivere "Dr. Amy Rivere was born and raised in Napoleonville, Louisiana. She graduated from LSU and earned her Doctor of Medicine from LSU Medical School in Shreveport. She then completed general surgery residency at Ochsner Clinic New Orleans and a fellowship in Breast Surgical Oncology at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, AR. Dr. Rivere recently returned home to the Ochsner Health System as a Breast Surgical Oncologist at the Lieselotte Tansey Breast Center in New Orleans. She is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a member of the Society of Surgical Oncology, American Society of Breast Surgeons, and the American College of Surgeons."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rivere "Dr. Rivere is board certified in general surgery and holds a certificate of specialty in Breast Surgical Oncology. She obtained her medical degree from LSU-Shreveport and served as a general surgery resident at Ochsner Medical Center. She completed her specialty certificate in Diseases of the Breast at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Her expertise is in the treatment of both benign and malignant diseases of the breast and treating high risk breast patients. Her special interests include implementing oncoplastic techniques into surgery for breast cancer, nipple sparing mastectomies, and minimizing lymphedema risk by performing axillary reverse mapping. She is a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons and the Society of Surgical Oncology and enjoys community events that promote breast cancer awareness and provide funding for further research and advancement of breast cancer treatment and prevention."
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1  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

43  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Louisiana State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rivere has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rivere's Reviews

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2 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Dr. Rivere's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Rivere was very thorough when explaining everything that was going on and explaining all of my options. She truly cares about my outcome. Her staff is very friendly and professional
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Dr. Rivere went out of her way to fit me in her surgery schedule once I told her we were moving out of state in a week. She was totally focused on my schedule - not hers.
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