Dr. Martha Rivera, MD

Dr. Martha Rivera, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Martha Rivera, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in pediatrics, pediatric infectious disease medicine, and more.Read her story

1700 E Cesar E Chavez Ave Ste 3450

Los Angeles, CA 90033

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 17 More

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Dr. Rivera's Experience

Dr. Rivera's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Integrative Medicine, Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Rivera's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rivera "Martha E. Rivera, M.D., is a top-ranked pediatrician and integrative medicine specialist providing skilled, compassionate care for children of all ages from throughout the Los Angeles, CA, region. At Optimal Healthcare Center on East Cesar E. Chavez Avenue, Dr. Rivera offers state-of-the-art treatment options for patients from newborns to teens, including well child care, newborn care, adolescent care, vaccines, and effective treatment for allergies and asthma. In addition, she is board certified in integrative medicine by the American Board of Physician Specialties. As an integrative practitioner, she is committed to preventative health management and uses the widest array of traditional and evidenced-based alternative medicine therapies to help children avoid diseases and other serious health issues while enjoying optimal overall health and wellness as they grow and develop. A fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Rivera completed her medical degree at University of California Irvine School of Medicine, followed by a pediatrics residency and infectious disease fellowship at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles. In addition to her private practice, she maintains a hospital affiliation with White Memorial Medical Center in L.A. Dr. Rivera is dedicated to providing each patient with the care and attention they need for better health during childhood and lasting into their adult years. The practice welcomes new patients and accepts most major medical insurance plans."


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4  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Integrative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

6  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Loyola University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Children's Hospital Of L A
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Arizona Ctr For Integrative Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2015

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
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Rivera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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