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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Clara Rivera is Excellent.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Clara Rivera, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.
- She has special expertise in 1 area:
- Hand Surgery
Education & Awards
Dr. Rivera graduated from University of Puerto Rico, San Juan.
Dr. Rivera has 13 hospital affiliations:
- Vassar Brothers Medical Center
- North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Franklin Hospital Med Ctr
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Rivera accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 18 plans
- HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
- Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
- Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 3 plans
- AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Medicare - 1 plan
- Cigna - 2 plans
- The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
- Aetna - 3 plans
- Health Plus - 2 plans
- Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
- WellCare - 3 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Evercare - 1 plan
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- Where does Dr. Clara D. Rivera practice?
Dr. Clara Rivera practices Plastic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Forest Hills, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Jamaica, NY and Valley Stream, NY.
See Forest Hills Surgeons and Forest Hills Plastic Surgeons.