Dr. Michael Rivera, DPM

Dr. Michael Rivera, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Michael Rivera, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1992 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.

601 N Flamingo Rd Ste 414

Pembroke Pines, FL 33028

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rivera's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foot Conditions
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Foot Conditions more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Plantar Fasciitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Hammer Toe
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rivera treats Hammer Toe more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Rivera treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Rivera's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Fracture Repair
Ankle Fusion
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Replacement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Arthritis of the Ankle
Arthritis of the Midfoot
Bone Reconstruction Recovery
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Neuropathy
Flat Foot
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Infections
Foot Injuries
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Foot Wounds
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Fractured Lower Leg
Hallux Rigidus
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Pain
Heel Spur
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Joint Reconstruction Recovery
Metatarsalgia
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Pediatric Ankle Fractures
Pediatric Foot Disease
Plantar Fasciitis
Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
Sever's Disease
Sports Injuries
Stress Fracture
Tendon Repair
Tibia Fracture
Wound Care and Management

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Rivera, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from New York College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1992 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry

Board Certifications

  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Education

  • 1995
    St Barnabas Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    St Barnabas Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Nycpm Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School
    1992
  • Cooper Med Sch Of Rowan Univ
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rivera's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rivera

3.9

Based on 19 reviews

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1 Star
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I went from being able to tolerate standing and walking for 15 minutes, to walking 49 miles over 4 days in Boston. For more than 6 years, I lived with my pain at 7/10. I am now pain free. I'm looking forward to going back to work and getting off disability. No other podiatrist would see or treat me...Read More
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Excellent Doctor! My 9 year old son recently had to have Achilles Tendon Lenghthening Surgery on both legs. Dr. Rivera has provided the best care before, during and after the surgery. Almost no wait times. Friendly. Compassionate. Skilled. And his front office staff is wonderful as well! Can’t...Read More
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Professional, courteous, to the point.
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Let me put it this way........ God sent him to me and he has been the best gift ever. Please go see him for any issue on your foot.
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The most thorough doctor I've ever encountered , love his bedside manner ,he explained to you what and why he's doing what he's doing and he really puts you at ease. Office staff is very nice and when you have an appointment your scene at your appointment time unlike many other doctors .
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Locations

Florida Foot & Ankle Associates

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  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 5:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test POS
Aetna Test PPO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
Blue Options
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Humana PPO
Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Healthy Kids
Medicaid HMO
MediPass
Tricare
Tricare HMO
Tricare PPO
TRICARE Prime Remote Overseas
TRICARE Reserve Select
TRICARE Retired Reserve
UnitedHealthCare
Navigate HMO
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Memorial Hospital West

Pembroke Pines, FL