Dr. Yvonne Rivera-Cruz, MD

Dr. Yvonne Rivera-Cruz, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Yvonne Rivera-Cruz, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus in 1995 and specializes in family medicine.

1129 N Missouri Ave

Lakeland, FL 33805

Contact Information

(863) 413-8600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Rivera-Cruz's Experience

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Dr. Rivera-Cruz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rivera-Cruz "As a Family Physician my passion is to provide primary and continium of care of individuals and their family. My goal is to help you achieve optimal health through promoting healthy lifestyle and disease prevention."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rivera-Cruz does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • University Of Puerto Rico / Bachelor Degree In Biology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus / Family Practice
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Family Practice Prgm / University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rivera-Cruz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rivera-Cruz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rivera-Cruz's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
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Dr. Rivera-Cruz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

She is excellent. I love her dedication and her treat to others.
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The best Doctor ever.
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She is an excellent Doctor unfortunately she is not going to be more in that clinic after July 24 2017
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I just tried to make an apt and was told that they don't take my insurance when my insurance company confirmed she was in network. I could barely understand the woman who answered the phone. Needless to say she was not very helpful as she told me that I had to change my insurance. I also told her I...more
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Her office always smells like strong perfume making it hard to breathe, she was nice enough to me but I just felt like she didn't like me. In 3 visits I never saw any other patients there. I was just uncomfortable.
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