|St. Barnabas Hospital Bronx
New York Podiatric Surgical Residency
New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Affiliated Hospitals Podiatric Surgical Residency
New York College of Podiatric Medicine
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Bachelor of Science
Board Certified by the American Board Podiatric Surgery
Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Founder benefactor, Mercy Hospital Foundation
President, Dade County Podiatric Medical Association (2004-2007)
Vice President, Dade County Podiatric Medical Association (2003-2004)
Legislative Board member, Florida Podiatric Medical Association
Top Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Consumer research Council of America (2006)
Recognized as one of the Top Foot and Ankle Surgeons, by The Leading Physicians of the World (2012)
HOSPITALS & AFFILIATIONS
Memorial West Hospital
Bayside Ambulatory Surgical Center
Weston Outpatient Surgical Center
Memorial Same Day Surgical Center
American Podiatric Medical Association
Florida Podiatric Medical Association Dade County Podiatric Medical Association
New York College of Podiatric Medicine Alumni Association
|Dr. Michael A. Rivera is a Board Certified, Foot and Ankle Surgeon expert with over 20 years of clinical medical and surgical experience. He obtained his podiatric medical degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, and then did his two-year residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in New York City, with an additional foot and ankle orthopedic surgical fellowship.
He has been practicing in South Florida for more than 18 years at Mercy Hospital, and has been an Adjunct Surgical professor for the Mercy/ Barry University podiatric residency program. He was the past Chief of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at Mercy Hospital for several years and continues to be a Founding Ambassador of the Mercy Hospital Foundation.
Dr. Rivera was also past President of the Miami-Dade County Podiatric Medical Association. In 2007, he opened up an additional office location, to better help serve the South Florida, Broward County community and is actively involved with the Memorial Hospital, Podiatric Surgical Residency program. As an educator, consultant, business owner, philanthropist and father he understands the unique needs and concerns of his patients.
Dr. Rivera´s practice mission is to provide compassionate, comprehensive, efficient quality foot and ankle care with an edge on using the latest technological advances in foot and ankle surgery and sports medicine.
He is also a founding member of the Emmaus Medical Mission, which began sending podiatrists on medical mission trips to South and Central America 12 years ago. Dr. Rivera is a humble, dedicated physician and family man. He enjoys the outdoors, exercise and has a passion for golf.