Dr. Candido Rivera, MD

Dr. Candido Rivera, MD

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Hematology  ·  
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54 y/o
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Dr. Candido Rivera, MD is a hematology specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.Read his story

Mayo Clinic - Florida

4500 San Pablo Rd S

Jacksonville, FL 32224
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Blood Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Polycythemia Rubra Vera
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Polycythemia Rubra Vera more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Myelodysplastic Syndromes
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Myelodysplastic Syndromes more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome Associated With Isolated Del(5q) Chromosome Abnormality

Dr. Rivera's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Leukemia
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Adult
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
All Lymphoma
Amyloidosis
Anemia
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Aplastic Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Biopsy
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Bone Marrow Transplant
Brain Disorders
Burkitt's Lymphoma
Cancer
Cancer Treatment
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Celiac Disease
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Chemotherapy
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Essential Thrombocytopenia
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Graft vs Host Disease
Hemochromatosis
Hemophilia
Hemophilia A
Hodgkin's Disease
HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
Hypercoagulable State
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Iron Overload
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Leukemia
Leukemia and Bone Marrow Failure States
Leukocytosis
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphocytosis
Lymphoid Malignancies
Lymphoma
Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Mast Cell Diseases
Multiple Myeloma
Mycosis Fungoides
Myelodysplastic Syndrome Associated With Isolated Del(5q) Chromosome Abnormality
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myelofibrosis
Myelogenous Leukemia
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Pancytopenia
Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
Pernicious Anemia
Plasmapheresis
POEMS Syndrome
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Porphyria
Port Placements or Replacements
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Reticulosarcoma
Secondary Malignancies
Sickle Cell Disease
Stomach Diseases
Thalassemia
Thoracentesis
Thrombocytopenia
Thrombocytosis
Thrombophlebitis
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Urinary Disorders
Vascular Disease
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
von Willebrand Disease

About Me

Mayo Clinic is the first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group practice in the world. Doctors from every medical specialty work together to care for patients, joined by common systems and a philosophy of 'the needs of the patient come first.' ...

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

1997
National Institutes Of Health Clinical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Jefferson University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Jefferson University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
1985
University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Undergraduate School
1997
1992
1990
1989
1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omeha Alpha, 1988

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Member
  • American College of Physicians, Fellow
  • American Society of Hematology, Member
  • Duval County Medical Society, Member
  • Florida Medical Association, Member
  • International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Member

Dr. Rivera's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rivera

3.9

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Insurance accepted

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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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