Dr. Michael Rivera

Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Miami, FL
28 years experience

About

Specialties
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Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery

Licenses

United States: Florida

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
13 Agrees
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Rivera
28 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Swelling is normal.: Spontaneous swelling is normal if applying more weight on the opposite limb when crutch walking.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rivera
28 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
No, not genetic!: Predislocation syndrome is not genetic but an acute or chronic condition that occurs predominately in the 2nd metatarsal phalangeal joint. The joint h ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rivera
28 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Podiatrist: Most common itchy rash is tinea pedis or ( athletes foot). Should be evaluated by a podiatrist to determine and exclude atopic or contact dermatitis ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rivera is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rivera is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks for that- I appreciate it.
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Thanks for your quick reply!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1993MD
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