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Dr. Tania Rivera, MD

Rheumatology*
3.8 (38)
Map Pin Small La Jolla, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Tania Rivera, MD

Dr. Tania Rivera, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in La Jolla, CA. Dr. Rivera, completed a residency at Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus. Patients rated Dr. Rivera an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Rivera works at Ascension Medical Group Wisconsin - Greenfield in La Jolla, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain and Rheumatoid Arthritis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Anthem 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

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    9850 Genesee Ave Ste 850, La Jolla, CA 92037 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 336-2810

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
  • Palomar Medical Center Escondido
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
  • Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido

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Joint Pain
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Arthritis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Difficulty With Walking
Fibromyalgia
Gout
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Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
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Malaise and Fatigue
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Raynaud's Disease
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Behçet's Disease
Bursitis
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Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dry Eyes
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Dupuytrens Contracture
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Familial Mediterranean Fever
Hammer Toe
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Juvenile Dermatomyositis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Swelling
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriasis Vulgaris
Psoriatic Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Spondylosis
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Trigger Finger
Vasculitis
Arthrocentesis
Bone Density Scan
Bursa Injection
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Injection of Tendon
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoporosis Screening
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Tendon and Bursa Injection
Trigger Point Injection
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    • Aetna
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
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    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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    3.8
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    Based on 38 ratings
    Patient Ratings (38)
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    About Dr. Tania Rivera, MD

    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Specialties*
    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1336346972
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
    Residency
    Board Certifications
    • Rheumatology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

    Dr. Rivera works at Ascension Medical Group Wisconsin - Greenfield in La Jolla, CA. View the full address on Dr. Rivera’s profile.

    Dr. Rivera has seen patients for Joint Pain and Rheumatoid Arthritis, 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.

    38 patients have reviewed Dr. Rivera. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. 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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