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Ernesto Rivera, MD

Dr. Rivera is a cardiologist in the Amarillo area. He is affiliated with Baptist St Anthony's Hospital and Northwest Texas Healthcare System.
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11 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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23 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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5 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more venous insufficiency patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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18 doctors
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18 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more heart disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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15 doctors
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15 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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15 doctors
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14 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more high cholesterol patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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24 doctors
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24 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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17 doctors
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16 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more obesity patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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13 doctors
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13 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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11 doctors
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10 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more swelling patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more shortness of breath patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Rivera saw more varicose veins patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more heart valve condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Rivera saw more arteriosclerosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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9 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more thrombosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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5 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more leg ulcer patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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7 doctors
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7 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more drug allergies patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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22 doctors
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22 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more peripheral artery disease (PAD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Rivera saw angina patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Amarillo area. Learn more.

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20 doctors
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19 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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19 doctors
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19 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw lung condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Amarillo area. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more deep vein thrombosis (DVT) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more fainting patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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13 doctors
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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more heart failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more irregular heartbeat patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Rivera saw more type 1 diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Amarillo area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Rivera sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Amarillo Heart Group
1901 Port Ln
Amarillo, TX 79106
1,364 miles away

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Credentials
  • CEME/Mount Sinai Medical Center Program
    RESIDENCY
  • Universidad de Buenos Aires Facultad de Medicina
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1980

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Advanced Heart Failure And Transplant Cardiology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Interventional Cardiology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Rivera is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Baptist St Anthony's Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Northwest Texas Healthcare System
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medica