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Dr. James John Riviello MD is a male Pediatrician, has 32 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology, Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, and Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology.
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Dr. James Riviello has 4 office locations.
Texas Childrens Physician Group
6701 Fannin St
Ste 1250
Houston, TX 77030

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(6)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Riviello is Excellent. Dr. Riviello has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Riviello, MD is board certified in Pediatrics, Clinical Neurophysiology, and Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Absence Epilepsy
  • Brain Disorder
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Frontal Lobe Epilepsy
  • Landau-Kleffner Syndrome
  • Neurophysiology
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Tonic-Clonic Epilepsy

Education & Awards

Dr. Riviello graduated from Tufts University, Boston. He has 9 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Epilepsy
Seizures
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Pediatrics, Astrodome, Houston, TX
Neurology, Astrodome, Houston, TX
Nephrology, Astrodome, Houston, TX

Affiliations

Dr. Riviello has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
  • Ben Taub General Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Riviello accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 1 plan
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 1 plan
  • Humana - 15 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James J. Riviello practice?
Dr. James Riviello practices Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology, Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, and Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: New York, NY and Boston, MA.
See Houston Pediatricians, Houston Pediatric Specialists, and Houston Neurologists.