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Dr. Venus R. Rivera, MD

Foot & Ankle Specialist, Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

Dr. Rivera specializes in Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery. She believes the most important components of providing excellent care are communication, patient education, and patient involvement in their treatment plan. She works toward developing a partnership with her patients in order to achieve successful outcomes. Dr. Rivera is known throughout the medical community as an expert in her field delivering state of the art care and maintaining the highest professional standards. Dr. Rivera is active with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society, Florida Orthopaedic Society, American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, and the Dade County Medical Association. Dr. Rivera has received both her BS and MD from Cornell University. She was a Halsted General Surgery Intern at John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD. She completed both her Orthopaedic Surgery Residency and Fellowship in Foot & Ankle Reconstruction at Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, a nationally recognized program of excellence.

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Foot & Ankle Specialist

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Hospital affiliations

  • Mercy Hospital

Education and training

  • Union Memorial Hospital, Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Johns Hopkins University, Internship in General Surgery
  • Medical School - Cornell University
  • Johns Hopkins University, Residency in General Surgery
  • Union Memorial Hospital, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery

Professional memberships

  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1720269681

Office locations

Venus R. Rivera, MD, LLC

11801 SW 90th Street, Suite 203

Miami, FL 33186

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The Dr is good, however, her office staff is terrible. Messages don't get delivered. Insurance forms don't get filed properly. Did not give instructions regarding my MRI visit (which created a huge insurance snafu)
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I am extremely satisfied with Dr Rivera and her medical staff, I highly recommend her.
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my visit was wonderful. The staff is very efficient + friendly. The doctor is awesome and genuinely caring.
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Very professional & detail oriented.
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Awesome Doctor, Great office & staff. Really took time to Diagnose and explain my injury thoroughly. A+++
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