Dr. Richard Vivero, MD

Dr. Richard Vivero, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Richard Vivero, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med in 2007 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

8940 N Kendall Dr Ste 504E

Miami, FL 33176

Contact Information

(305) 595-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vocal Cord Polyp
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Vivero's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vivero "To provide the best care of the ears, nose, and throat issues with particularly attention paid to voice and airway issues."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

80  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Repair
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (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
  • Voice Surgery
  • 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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital-University Miami School Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Miami Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital-University Miami School Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vivero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vivero's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vivero to family and friends
35 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Vivero'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 (17)

I went in for a second surgery for an issue I had previously had & been treated by a different doctor. The surgery with Dr. Vivero was not as involved as the first time, but was a totally different experience. The first time I had a lot of pain and a pretty long recovery. The surgery with Dr....more
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I saw Dr. Vivero the first time in July, 2016, after being diagnosed with vocal chord cancer and going through 6 months of alternative cancer treatments. I had only a few tiny spots remaining on my vocal chords, and Dr. Vivero performed laser surgery to remove them. I had a second laser surgery on...more
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Dr. Vivero is an excellent doctor, tremendous bed side manner, very dedicated to his patients. His recommendation that I have surgery for a cancerous tumor on my vocal chord sooner rather than late saved my life. Ii would highly recommend Dr. Vivero to anyone needing an expert in the field of ENT.
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Dr. Viviero and his staff are probably the most professional in South Florida. From the moment you walk in to the solution of your condition they are the best. Dr. Vivero's expertise demonstrated that I was confident that he would take care of my situation. IF YOU HAVE A GRANULOMA ON YOUR VC, Dr....more
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My thoughts when I had the surgery where great. But as I'm here suffering from an inexperienced doctor of how he affected my parathyroid glands for the rest of my life bc he wasn't experienced surgically. I am mad, sad bc of what I have to go through now. And him telling me bc my thyroid was so...more
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