Dr. Manuel Rivera, MD

Dr. Manuel Rivera, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Manuel Rivera, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in El Paso, TX. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 47 years.

4815 Alameda Ave Fl 2

El Paso, TX 79905

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Disease
normal
more than 20% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 9% of peers
Sleep Apnea
normal
more than 7% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Baylor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Baylor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Baylor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rivera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rivera's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivera to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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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
GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rivera accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Rivera has admitting privileges

University Medical Center of El Paso
4815 Alameda Ave
El Paso, TX 79905
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