Dr. Richard Rivera, MD

Dr. Richard Rivera, MD

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Age 67
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Dr. Richard Rivera, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Carrollton, TX and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1979 and specializes in pediatrics.

4443 N Josey Ln Ste 150

Carrollton, TX 75010

Contact Information

(972) 820-7595

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Rivera's Experience

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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 Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rivera "Richard Rivera, M.D., practices at KidsDocs.  Services include general pediatrics, Well Child Exams, Immunizations, School and Sports Physicals, Acute Care, ADD/ADHD Evaluations"

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

47  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Liver Function Test

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

  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Chldns Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Chldns Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

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

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivera to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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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 (2)

Dr. Rivera delivered me on the day of my birth, and was my primary doctor the following 23 years of my life -until I graduated college. Then he insisted I was no longer a kid and had to get a grown up doctor. Bummer ?? He helped me through countless sinus infections, ear infections, the flu, and...more
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Hands down my favorite pediatrician! I have two girls who were in the age ranges of newborn - 4 years old during the time they saw him (we just moved). I could not say enough good things about him and his staff (and I'm picky, having a Physician's Assistant as a mother)! Dr. Rivera was absolutely...more
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