Dr. Rowena Engracia Rivera, MD

Dr. Rowena Engracia Rivera, MD

Pediatric Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Rowena Engracia Rivera, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Hershey, PA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from University Of Santo Tomas in 1989 and specializes in pediatric neurology and child & adolescent psychiatry.

500 University Dr

Hershey, PA 17033

Contact Information

(800) 243-1455

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Developmental and Learning Disorders
high
more than 82% of peers
Autism
normal
more than 78% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
normal
more than 45% of peers

Dr. Rivera'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.

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

21  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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 Santo Tomas
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rivera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rivera's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rivera to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Rivera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I was accompanied by my 12 year old sibling (with severe anxiety) and Dr. Rivera expressed fustration as she used a stress ball and asked her to leave to the waiting area. Dr. Rivera claimed it was a distraction. Unacceptable behavior from a PEDIATRIC nuerologist. I became uncomfortable so I stated...more
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