Dr. Antonio Rivera, MD

Dr. Antonio Rivera, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Antonio Rivera, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Rockledge, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

840 Executive Ln Ste 120

Rockledge, FL 32955

Contact Information

(321) 449-1112

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 97% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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4  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Antonio Rivera, MD
I wish there was a way the community could vote on the best doctor in each type of practice. Because on the Physiatrist section, Dr Rivera would be #1. I thank God all the time for him. He isn’t just a doctor that hands out scripts. He really cares about his patients. He actually found something...Read More
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Wendy Kaloski in Cocoa Beach, Fl – Apr 21, 2018
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Dr. Rivera and staff are a gift from God. I’ve been going to the practice for almost 9 years. Dr. Rivera is so genuine about wanting to help. He’s a knowledgeable doctor but also an amazing human being.
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Wendy K in Cocoa Beach, Fl – Dec 23, 2017
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Dr Rivera is very kind and considerate. He has a kind heart. I started going there with my sister- in-law not to long ago. I have been looking for the perfect Dr. For 6 yrs. and I found him. Dr Rivera works hard at Diagonsing your condition . He takes the time to listen to you.He never rushes...Read More
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Deb H in Melbourne, FL – May 19, 2016
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I have been seeing Dr. Rivera for over 8 years. During that time, FL state law began requiring patients taking narcotics to see their pain mgmt dr monthly. I often have a longer wait time these days because of that. That is because he is never willing to sacrifice the time and attention needed for...Read More
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