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Internist, Rheumatologist
26 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nilda Colon-Rivera is Good. Dr. Colon-Rivera has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

  • She has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Colon-Rivera graduated from University of Puerto Rico, San Juan.


Dr. Colon-Rivera has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Ben Taub General Hospital 
  • Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Nilda Luz Colon-Rivera MD is a female Internist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Nilda L. Colon-Rivera practice?
Dr. Nilda Colon-Rivera has 1 office location.
Dr. Nilda Colon-Rivera practices Internal Medicine and Rheumatology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Internists and Houston Rheumatologists.