Dr. Miguel Rivera, MD

Dr. Miguel Rivera, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Miguel Rivera, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Brandon, FL and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Nevada School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1139 Nikki View Dr

Brandon, FL 33511

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Careplus
  • CeltiCare Health
  • Cigna
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rivera performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Nosebleed
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

91  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • State University Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

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

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivera to family and friends
14 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Rivers, saved my life on 4/28/2014. He got called in to a life and death situation. He immediately took charge and perform an emergency tracheotomy. I will always be grateful to Dr Riviera.
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Have been to many doctors concerning my breathing problems, and he was the only one who seem to know what the problem was, and referred me to the correct specialist for appropriate Surgery.
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A+! One of the nicest offices I go to. Thank you Dr. Rivera!
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Absolutely great. Staff are always friendly and courteous. Honest and shows genuine concern for his patients.
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Very pleasant visit. Asked questions that relates to me very clearly. Dr. Rivera is nice and easy to talk to. Very Caring.
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