Pediatrician,
31 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(6)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Rivera, Pediatrician, is Excellent. Dr. Rivera has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Rivera, MD is board certified in Pediatrics.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Education & Awards

Dr. Rivera graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Rivera has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano 
  • Baylor Medical Center at Carrollton 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Arthur Rivera MD is a male Pediatrician, has 31 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics and Pediatric Adolescent Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard A. Rivera practice?
Dr. Richard Rivera has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Rivera practices Pediatrics and Pediatric Adolescent Medicine near Carrollton, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Fort Worth, TX.
See Carrollton Pediatricians.