A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Learn more about Dr. Clara Rivera:
View the full profile to get information on:
- What's important to you
View full profile
- Currently 4 of 4 stars
The overall average patient rating of Dr. Clara Rivera is Excellent.
|Ease of Appointment||
|Spends Time with Me||
|Follows Up After Visit||
Specialties & Research
Dr. Clara Rivera, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.
She has special expertise in 1 Area, including Hand Surgery.
More Specialties & Research
Education & Awards
Dr. Rivera graduated from University of Puerto Rico, San Juan.More Education & Awards
Dr. Rivera has 14 hospital affiliations:
- North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Franklin Hospital Med Ctr
- St John's Episcopal Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Rivera accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- WellCare - 3 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Evercare - 1 plan
- Humana - 2 plans
- HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
- Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
- Health Plus - 2 plans
- Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 3 plans
- Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
- AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
- Cigna - 3 plans
- The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
- Healthfirst - 5 plans
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Medicare - 1 plan
- MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 22 plans
- Capital District Physicians Health Plan - 4 plans
More Accepted Insurance
Similar doctors nearby
- Additional Information
- Where does Dr. Clara M. Rivera practice?
Dr. Clara Rivera practices Plastic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand, Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Surgery of the Hand, and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand near Forest Hills, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Brooklyn, NY and Valley Stream, NY.
See Forest Hills Surgeons and Forest Hills Plastic Surgeons.