Dr. Tania Rivera, MD

Dr. Tania Rivera, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Tania Rivera, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Escondido, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Universidad De Concepcion, Chile in 2001 and specializes in rheumatology.

215 S Hickory St Ste 114

Escondido, CA 92025

Contact Information

(858) 336-2810

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Arthritis
high
more than 85% of peers
Raynaud's Disease
normal
more than 84% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rivera "We devote our attention to preventing and treating painful conditions. We remain current on advances in rheumatologic diseases in order to deliver the most appropriate and compassionate care to our patients. We create a customized treatment plan just for you."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

55  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Bursa Injection
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Universidad De Concepcion, Chile
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Beth Israel Medical Center-Petrie Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Beth Israel Medical Center-Petrie Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rivera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rivera's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rivera

3.9

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
25.806451612903224%
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Dr Rivera was great!! She was Friendly, Professional, and Knowledgeable...really everything you want in a doctor. She answered all of our questions and even took the extra time to go over several different options and treatment plans so we could decide which was best for me. I would defiantly...Read More
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Dr. Rivera, has a great bed side matter, she very polite, and she explained her thought about my condition, in a understanding matter, which mean, even I could understand, I did not leave the office wondering what was my visit about, and that mean a lot to me, she prescribe a medicine, with coupons...Read More
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She didn’t not care my health, she was always worried to give me biológics, when I told her that I didn’t want more medicine that I will take care my self with diet and nutural supplements, but I still need her to do my blood text to see my progress because I was feeling so good on my natural...Read More
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I've had an incredible experience being treated by Dr. Rivera. She is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable rheumatologist that I have ever met. My back pain is 80% relieved just 3 months after starting treatment, and I'm able to do many activities that I simply couldn't prior to treatment....Read More
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Horrible experience. She would not listen to all of my concerns even during the establishing care appointment. She schedules her appointments 15-30 minutes apart so she shoves you out of the room as fast as she can. She charges a fee for every document she completes and refuses to do it in office...Read More
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