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Specialties & Research
Dr. Rafael Rivas-Chacon, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
- He has special expertise in 4 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Rheumatic Diseases
Education & Awards
Dr. Rivas-Chacon graduated from Universidad De El Salvador, San Salvador. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Rivas-Chacon has 11 hospital affiliations:
- Memorial Hospital Miramar
- Healthsouth Doctors' Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Rivas-Chacon accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Humana - 21 plans
- AMERIGROUP - 4 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida - 15 plans
- Americhoice - 1 plan
- JMH Health Plan - 5 plans
- Evercare - 1 plan
- Cigna - 6 plans
- United Healthcare - 19 plans