Dr. Richard A Rivera MD Pediatrician

Dr. Richard Rivera is a pediatrician in Carrollton, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baylor Medical Center at Carrollton and Children's Medical Center of Dallas. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Rivera accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Baylor Medical Center at Carrollton and one of 338 at Children's Medical Center of Dallas who specialize in Pediatrics. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

Childrens Medical Center (Dallas TX)
Residency, Pediatrics, 1979–1982

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 28 years in Pediatrics

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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