Dr. Lisa Rivera, MD

NeurologyFemale

Dr. Lisa Rivera, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Tucker, GA and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from The University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama medical school in 2008. She is affiliated with medical facilities Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Rivera to book an appointment.

Dr. Rivera

Kaiser Permanente Crescent Centre Medical Center

200 Crescent Center Pkwy Tucker, GA 30084
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Rivera is affiliated with Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital Atlanta, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for neurology.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ See hospitals

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Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rivera's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dementia or Depression Screening
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Dr. Rivera performs Dementia or Depression Screening more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Rivera performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dementia Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera performs Dementia Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Rivera performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera performs Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Rivera performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Rivera's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tension Headache
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wada Test

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(404) 365-0966

Dr. Rivera accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Rivera's Reviews

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  • Explained conditions well (6)
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    Great visit... Outstanding
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
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    Jan 25, 2021
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    Dr. Rivera is nothing short of amazing. She sat with me for almost an hour to discuss my symptoms and for the first time in almost ten years I felt a doctor was finally paying attention. I wish more physicians were like her!
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    Health care leader whose mission is to keep you healthy. Under-one-roof convenience, 24-hour advice nurse, and online access to manage your health - anytime.

    Biography

    I grew up in Alabama and attended undergraduate, graduate and medical school at The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). Prior to medical school,...Read more

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Clinical Neurophysiology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2013
    Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow with emphasis in Epilepsy, Emory University, Department of Neurology, Atlanta, Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
    Resident Physician, Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    Residency Hospital
    2009
    Medicine Intern, The University of Alabama School of Medicine , Birmingham Alabama
    Internship Hospital
    2008
    The University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama
    Medical School
    1999
    Master of Business Administration , The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Business, Birmingham, Alabama
    1999
    Master of Public Health , The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama
    1995
    The University of Alabama At Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    Undergraduate School
    ,

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Lisa Rivera, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Rivera has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Lisa Rivera, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. Lisa Rivera, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Rivera's profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. Lisa Rivera, MD accept my insurance?

    Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Rivera accepts your insurance.

    What are Dr. Lisa Rivera, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Rivera frequently treats Dementia or Depression Screening, Dementia Evaluation, and Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Rivera treats.

    Where is Dr. Lisa Rivera, MD's office located?

    Dr. Rivera's office is located at 200 Crescent Center Pkwy, Tucker, GA 30084. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Kaiser Permanente Crescent Centre Medical Center

    Kaiser Permanente Crescent Centre Medical Center200 Crescent Center Pkwy Tucker, GA 30084
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      • Mon: 8:30am - 6:00pm
      • Tue: 8:30am - 6:00pm
      • Wed: 8:30am - 6:00pm
      • Thu: 8:30am - 6:00pm
      • Fri: 8:30am - 6:00pm
      • Sat: closed
      • Sun: closed
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Rivera is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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    Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

    Atlanta, GA

    77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

    25 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

    Emory University Hospital Midtown

    Atlanta, GA

    71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

    20 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021)