Dr. Enrique Rivera, MD

Dr. Enrique Rivera, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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51 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Enrique Rivera, MD is a cardiology specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

Coastal Cardiovascular Consultants

3904 Cortez Rd W

Bradenton, FL 34210
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Insurance Accepted

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

Learn about Dr. Rivera

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
more than 99% 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.

Dr. Rivera's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rivera "Dr. Enrique Rivera has been in practice since 1998. After completing his fellowship at the University of Florida, Gainesville, he remained as an Assistant Professor of Medicine / Interventional Cardiologist at University of Florida. Dr.Rivera has been practicing in Manatee County for the past 13 years. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology and Internal Medicine. Dr.Rivera is a Lieutenant Colonel / Senior Flight Surgeon with the Air Force Reserve. He has participated in multiple deployments around the world including Operation Enduring Freedom 2001. He is an Senior FAA Examiner and regularly performs flight physicals for general aviation pilots. As a Principal Investigator Dr.Rivera is currently affiliated with Sarah Cannon Research Institute enrolling patients in multiple research studies. Dr.Rivera is also actively involved in Structural Heart Programs to include Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) at Blake Medical Center and with the Mitral Valve Clip and Watchman Procedures at Manatee Memorial Hospital. Dr.Rivera remains active in aviation as a private pilot and enjoys fishing."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rivera "Coastal Cardiovascular Consultants is serving the Community by providing comprehensive high quality, state-of-the-art, cardiovascular care to all people not only from Manatee County and Surrounding Communities.

Every physician and member of our staff is dedicated to help you maintain the highest level of cardiac and overall health. We take pride in providing exceptional, caring and personalized cardiac care to each one of our patients, each and every day. Please call us at 941 345 1950 to make an appointment."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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32  Procedures

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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.

Education

  • University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University S Fl
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University S Fl
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Fl
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rivera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Rivera does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Rivera and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Blake Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack

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Dr. Rivera's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivera to family and friends
18 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Rivera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Rivera is an excellent physician. I have the utmost confidence in his care.
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