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Michael Rivera, MD

Philosophy of Care

Treat patients as individuals with respect and compassion, encourage wellness and prevention, provide patients with knowledge in managing their health.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 175 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Family Medicine


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Family Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Adult and child wellness, cardiovascular care, orthopaedic care, health maintenance and management of chronic disease.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    I enjoy Chicago sports, fitness, soccer and hiking.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of the East R.M.M. Medical School
    Graduation Date 05/1998
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School Southern Illinois University
    Title

  • Memberships

    • AAFP, AMA
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Vitals Patients' Choice Award

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 175 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.3
    174 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    174 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    173 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    174 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    173 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    173 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    172 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    173 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    171 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    3.9
    165 ratings


    Comments (25)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    Dr. Rivera is an excellent doctor.  
    4.3
    Aug 11, 2019
    I really like Dr. Rivera and the care he provides, but there is always a long wait to see him.  
    5.0
    Aug 07, 2019
    Dr. Rivera exceeded my expectations, very kind and I felt comfortable talking with him and will use him going forward for my medical needs.  
    4.9
    Jul 31, 2019
    Dr Rivera is great  
    4.6
    Jul 22, 2019
    Like I said previously *Dr. Rivera is a very kind patient person who explains things to you.  
    5.0
    Jul 22, 2019
    We are blessed to have *Dr. Rivera.  
    4.6
    Jul 17, 2019
    This was my first visit with Dr. Rivera. I like him. He was very easy to talk to and had a lot of knowledge on women in my age group.  
    4.8
    Jun 26, 2019
    I'm very happy with the doctor and the services provided.  
    4.8
    Jun 21, 2019
    Known *Dr. Rivera about 15 years very good doctor. My family likes him also.  
    5.0
    Jun 13, 2019
    Dr. Rivera is wonderful.  
    5.0
    May 19, 2019
    My care provider is the best!!!!!!!!! both me and my husband have him. would NEVER go see anyone else. He is the best!!!!!!  
    4.5
    Apr 28, 2019
    Dr. Rivera is excellent!  
    4.8
    Mar 19, 2019
    Dr. Rivera is excellent!  
    4.8
    Mar 11, 2019
    Dr. Rivera is excellent   
    5.0
    Feb 19, 2019
    Dr. Rivera is kind and smart. I always feel very comfortable with my health in his hands.  
    4.8
    Jan 31, 2019
    I always feel well taken care of when I see this office and I do recommend their services  
    4.8
    Jan 31, 2019
    Love Dr Rivera's respectful, educated, helpful care. Although sometimes it's a wait, difficult with my work schedule, it's worth it. I wouldn't want to go anywhere else.  
    4.9
    Jan 22, 2019
    Dr. Rivera is the best!  
    4.5
    Jan 15, 2019
    Dr Rivera and the St Charles office is great. I've been a long time patient . I trust them with my care  
    4.8
    Jan 10, 2019
    excellent doctor with good knowledge and sincere concern  
    5.0
    Jan 06, 2019
    I have been a patient of Dr Rivera for over 4 years and I would never consider switching. He is very kind, patient, and easy to speak with about any medical issues that I have - See more  
    4.9
    Dec 11, 2018
    Dr. Rivera is a very good doctor. I changed medical groups to keep him as my doctor.  
    2.9
    Dec 09, 2018
    usually a good doctor. I've seen him for over ten years. really Disappointed this last time.   
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    Again Dr Curtis was great if not for him I would have probably switched offices when Dr Curtis left.  
    4.4
    Nov 27, 2018
    Dr. Rivera is a terrific doctor and is the reason I moved my kids over to his practice. He relates well to adults and young adults. Really like his approach.  
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