Dr. Carlos Garcia-Rivera, DO

Dr. Carlos Garcia-Rivera, DO

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Carlos Garcia-Rivera, DO is a neurology specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University in 1998 and specializes in neurology.

9240 SW 72nd St Ste 118

Miami, FL 33173

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 95% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia-Rivera "Neuroscience Consultants provides a complete range of neurologic care to adolescents and adults (aged 16 years and up)."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

69  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Nova Southeastern University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Westchester General Hopsital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garcia-Rivera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garcia-Rivera's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garcia-Rivera to family and friends
24 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Dr. Garcia-Rivera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I had been a patience for some time now. I agree with other reviews that his office staff is not good and he has a big turn around for staff. However, today I had an appt. I had been waiting for since August when the hurricane hit and had to be rescheduled. I unfortunately did not have my...more
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I never got to talk to him. His assistant rapped me on the elbows and knees with her mallet. She had me squeeze her fingers and push against her hands. She gave me a "quiz" and had me draw squares and cubes. Then we were done and I did see the doctor, but all he did was write a prescription and...more
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I would give a 0. We never made it to see Dr. Garcia Rivera. The office staff is incompetent and rude. They reschedule my mother's appointment twice. I'm on the phone with a staff member who is confirming the appt while a second staff member is calling on the other line to reschedule. They finally...more
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Very knowledgeable and takes his time listening and answers all questions. He has helped me a lot with my condition.
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Excellent! but very rude staff.
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