Dr. Scott Andrews Rivkees MD Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Scott Rivkees is a pediatric endocrinologist in Gainesville, Florida. He received his medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Rivkees accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinologist: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1982–1985

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology, 1989–1990

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 27 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 25 years in Pediatric Endocrinology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

CT State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation
2001

Publications & Presentations

Propylthiouracil versus methimazole during pregnancy: an evolving tale of difficult choices.
Rivkees, S. A.

Propylthiouracil versus methimazole during pregnancy: an evolving tale of difficult choices.
Rivkees, S. A.

Embryonic exposure to propylthiouracil disrupts left-right patterning in Xenopus embryos.
van Veenendaal, N. R.,Ulmer, B.,Boskovski, M. T.,Fang, X.,Khokha, M. K.,Wendler, C. C.,Blum, M.,Rivkees, S. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem PPO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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