Dr. Darla Rivera, DO

Dr. Darla Rivera, DO

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Darla Rivera, DO is a geriatric medicine specialist in Wichita, KS and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from KS UNIV OF MED & BIOSCI COLL OF OSTEO MED in 1987 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

7111 E 21st St N Ste A

Wichita, KS 67206

Contact Information

(316) 684-2851

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rivera performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Acute Sinusitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
very high
more than 97% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Rivera's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

165  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • KS UNIV OF MED & BIOSCI COLL OF OSTEO MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rivera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rivera's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivera to family and friends
20 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Rivera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Yes, she always runs late BUT it is so worth the wait to have a doctor who actually listens and is knowledgeable or willing to look things up right then! She always has some of the latest research printed out for you dependent on what you are seeing her for each time. The office is nice and it is...more
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Dr. Rivera has been my doctor for more than 25 years. Most of the time you do have to wait to see her but that is because she is thorough in her exam. She listens to what you have to say, She makes sure you understand what is wrong and how to treat it. If she gives you a prescription, she makes...more
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