Dr. Michael Rivera, DPM

Dr. Michael Rivera, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Michael Rivera, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1992 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.

601 N Flamingo Rd Ste 414

Pembroke Pines, FL 33028

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Foot Conditions more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Plantar Fasciitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Hammer Toe
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Hammer Toe more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Rivera's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Bone Reconstruction Recovery
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Flat Foot
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Joint Reconstruction Recovery
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Foot Disease
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Wound Care and Management

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Rivera, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1992 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Education

1995
St Barnabas Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1994
St Barnabas Hospital
Residency Hospital
1993
NYCPM Affiliated Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1992
New York College of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
Cooper Med Sch of Rowan Univ
Undergraduate School
1995
1994
1993
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rivera

3.9

Based on 19 reviews

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1 Star
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I went from being able to tolerate standing and walking for 15 minutes, to walking 49 miles over 4 days in Boston. For more than 6 years, I lived with my pain at 7/10. I am now pain free. I'm looking forward to going back to work and getting off disability. No other podiatrist would see or treat me...Read More
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Excellent Doctor! My 9 year old son recently had to have Achilles Tendon Lenghthening Surgery on both legs. Dr. Rivera has provided the best care before, during and after the surgery. Almost no wait times. Friendly. Compassionate. Skilled. And his front office staff is wonderful as well! Can’t...Read More
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Professional, courteous, to the point.
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Let me put it this way........ God sent him to me and he has been the best gift ever. Please go see him for any issue on your foot.
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The most thorough doctor I've ever encountered , love his bedside manner ,he explained to you what and why he's doing what he's doing and he really puts you at ease. Office staff is very nice and when you have an appointment your scene at your appointment time unlike many other doctors .
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Locations

Florida Foot & Ankle Associates

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  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 5:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Insurance accepted

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

Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
Blue Options
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Humana PPO
Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Healthy Kids
Medicaid HMO
MediPass
Tricare
Tricare HMO
Tricare PPO
TRICARE Prime Remote Overseas
TRICARE Reserve Select
TRICARE Retired Reserve
UnitedHealthCare
Navigate HMO
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Memorial Hospital West

Pembroke Pines, FL