Accepting new patients

Dr. James Riviello Jr, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Riviello Jr

Dr. James Riviello Jr, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and clinical neurophysiology.


Accepting new patients


Make an appointment


Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Riviello Jr accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(832) 822-5046

Dr. Riviello Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Riviello Jr's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Riviello Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riviello Jr performs EEG (Electroencephalogram) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Riviello Jr performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riviello Jr treats Brain Disorders more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Riviello Jr treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Epilepsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riviello Jr treats Epilepsy more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Riviello Jr treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Centrotemporal Epilepsy
  • Continuous Spike-Wave During Slow Sleep Syndrome
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Dr. Riviello Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anxiety
  • Ataxia
  • Autism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Epilepsy
  • Fabry's Disease
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nystagmus
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Schizophrenia
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Syncope
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Riviello Jr, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and clinical neurophysiology.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  • Pediatrics

Education

St Christopher's Hospital Pa
Fellowship Hospital
St Christopher's Hospital Pa
Residency Hospital
Temple University Hospital Pa
Residency Hospital
St Christopher's Hospital Pa
Internship Hospital
1978
Tufts University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1978

Awards

Dr. Riviello Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Riviello Jr

5.0

Based on 1 reviews

5 Stars
100%
(1)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0%
(0)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Riviello Jr?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Riviello Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. James Riviello Jr, MD
Reply
He is an excellent doctor! He takes time to explain result and reasons with you about his diagnoses and conclusion. I am so glad to find him when we have so much question regarding my son's condition. Very sad to see him leave New York.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Riviello Jr, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Riviello Jr?