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Specialties & Research
Dr. Homero Rivas, MD is board certified in Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 5 areas:
- Colonic Diseases
- Digestive System Abnormalities
- Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
- Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
Education & Awards
Dr. Rivas graduated from Universidad Juarez Del Estado De Durango.
Dr. Rivas has 6 hospital affiliations:
- UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul
- Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Rivas accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 4 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Unicare - 3 plans
- Cigna - 5 plans
- Santa Clara Family Health Plan - 3 plans
- United Healthcare - 1 plan
- Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
- Superior Health Plan - 1 plan
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- Where does Dr. Homero Rivas practice?
Dr. Homero Rivas practices Surgery, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and Interventional Pain Medicine near Chattanooga, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Dallas, TX and Palo Alto, CA.
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