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Dr. Jose Rivera, MD

Cardiology
5.0 (4)
Accepting new patients
35 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Jose Rivera, MD

Dr. Jose Rivera, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Plano, TX. They specialize in Cardiology, has 35 years of experience. They graduated from University Of Pennsylvania / School Of Medicine and is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano.

Dr. Rivera works at Legacy Heart Center in Plano, TX with other offices in McKinney, TX, Garland, TX and Frisco, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Heart Disease, Cardiac Imaging and Hypertension along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Rivera's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Legacy Heart Center
    6601 PRESTON RD, Plano, TX 75024 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (469) 326-3400
  2. 2
    Baylor Scott & White the Heart Group-mckinney
    5236 W University Dr Ste 4100, McKinney, TX 75071 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (469) 800-6300
  3. 3
    Baylor Scott & White Arrhythmia Management - Garland
    7217 Telecom Pkwy Ste 205, Garland, TX 75044 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (469) 800-6300
  4. 4
    Baylor Scott and White Legacy Heart Center
    9990 Dallas Pkwy Ste 100, Frisco, TX 75033 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (469) 800-6300

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  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano

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    May 10, 2017
    Best Heart Doctor in DFW!
    Ruben Perez in Plano, Tx — May 10, 2017
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    About Dr. Jose Rivera, MD

    Specialties
    • Cardiology
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    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1184611626
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University Of Pennsylvania / School Of Medicine
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Jose Rivera, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Rivera is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Rivera has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Rivera has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Rivera has seen patients for Heart Disease, Cardiac Imaging and Hypertension, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Rivera on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Rivera. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rivera.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Rivera, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Rivera appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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