Dr. Salomon Rivera, MD

Dr. Salomon Rivera, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. Salomon Rivera, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional De Colombia, Facultad De Medicina in 1970 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

698 W 204th St

New York, NY 10034

Contact Information

(212) 942-3830

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Rivera's Experience

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 General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Universidad Nacional De Colombia, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Hospital St Raphael
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bellevue Hospital Harlem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jewish Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Rivera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Excellent doctor, he performed surgery for an umbilical hernia. When I woke up in recovery he was sitting there observing me. He explained what he did to me in detail, a few days later he called me to see how I was doing. I told him I was experiencing some pain and he asked for me to go to his...more
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Excellent, thorough, caring, experienced!! Went even on Holiday to follow up on my 23 yr son admitted for surgery performed on a Pilonidal cyst. Feel very confident in his professional experience. ????
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