Dr. John Rivas, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 50


Dr. John Rivas, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Hollywood, FL. Dr. Rivas has extensive experience in Liver Disease. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital Pembroke. His office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. John Rivas, MD

Digestive & Liver Disease Consultants of South Florida

7369 Sheridan St Hollywood, FL 33024
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(954) 451-5932
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Rivas

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Rivas treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Rivas treats other conditions, please contact the office at (954) 451-5932.

Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Dr. Rivas is experienced in the area of Liver Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

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Liver Damage from Alcohol
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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Dr. Rivas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Constipation
  • Gastroptosis
  • Acute Gastritis
  • Alcoholic Cirrhosis
  • Alcoholic Fatty Liver
  • Alcoholic Hepatic Failure
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Amebic Dysentery
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Ascites
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Biliary Cirrhosis
  • Bowel Strangulation
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholangitis
  • Chronic Anal Fissure
  • Chronic Gastritis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Polyp
  • Congenital Achalasia
  • Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
  • Congenital Anomaly Intestine
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • E. coli Food Poisoning
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Food Allergy
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Infectious Diarrheal Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Diverticulitis
  • Intestinal Diverticulosis
  • Intestinal Malabsorption Carbohydrate
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Ulcer
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Abscess
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Pouchitis
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Proctoptosis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Retroperitoneum Cancer
  • Sclerosing Mesenteritis
  • Secondary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Splenomegaly
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin_Deficiency
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Desensitization
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impedance Testing
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Function Test
  • Manometry
  • Patch Testing
  • pH Probe
  • Radioallergosorbent Test
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Ultrasound
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Wireless pH Testing

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What went well
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What could be improved
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Mar 29, 2019
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What went well
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What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
  • Long wait times
2 people found this helpful
Unhappy Patient in Weston, FL – Oct 18, 2016
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
Tracey Schmitt in Aventura, FL – May 26, 2016
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Dr. John Rivas, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Hollywood, FL. Dr. Rivas has extensive experience in Liver Disease. He is affiliated with Memorial...Read more


  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

American Board of Medical Specialties®
American Board of Internal Medicine®
Transplant Hepatology

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Medical School

Common Questions and Answers

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    What are Dr. John Rivas, MD's top areas of expertise?

    Dr. John Rivas, MD specializes in Liver Disease. See more on Healthgrades.

    What is Dr. John Rivas, MD's office address?

    Dr. Rivas' office is located at 7369 Sheridan St, Hollywood, FL 33024. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.


    Digestive & Liver Disease Consultants of South Florida

    Digestive & Liver Disease Consultants of South Florida7369 Sheridan St Hollywood, FL 33024

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Rivas is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Memorial Hospital Pembroke

    Pembroke Pines, FL

    72% Patients that would definitely recommend, 2% higher than the national average

    1 Award Received