Family PracticeFamily Practice - medical specialty, on rendering comprehensive medical care for people of all ages, sexes, diseases. It builds on the knowledge about patient in the context of the family, with an emphasis on disease prevention and health promotion. The aim of this specialty is to ensure personal, comprehensive and continuous care for the person in the context of family and community.
- Texas, McAllen
Dr. Homero Rivas, MD works in
McAllen, Texas is a specialist in Family Practice and graduated University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 1967. Dr. Rivas is affiliated with South Texas Health - McAllen Medical Center/Heart Hospital, Rio Grande Regional Hospital, Doctors Hospital at Renaissance, Cornerstone Regional Hospital and practicing for 50 years
Experience and Qualifications
Board Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine
Years Since Graduation
Informations for Dr. Homero Rivas, MD are not present.
Education & Training
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Galveston, TX, USA
Year completed: 1968
Gallup Indian Med Center
Year completed: 1970
2 AA Fp
4 T Medical Association
Dr. Rivas Ratings
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Dr. Rivas Reviews
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I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
South Texas Health - McAllen Medical Center/Heart Hospital is a hospital located in Mcallen, TX. This hospital reports jointly with South Texas Health - Edinburg Regional Medical Center. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated...
Rio Grande Regional Hospital is a hospital located in Mcallen, TX. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 6 of 10 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 9 of 10 procedures.
Doctors Hospital at Renaissance is a hospital located in Edinburg, TX. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 2 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 15 procedures.
Cornerstone Regional Hospital is a hospital located in Edinburg, TX. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 2 of 2 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 2 procedures.
Dr. Alfredo Lopez, MD works in
McAllen, Texas is a specialist in Family Practice and graduated University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1994. Dr. Lopez is affiliated with South Texas Health - McAllen Medical Center/Heart Hospital and practicing for 23 years
Dr. Anna R Reyes, MD works in
McAllen, Texas is a specialist in Family Practice and graduated University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio. Dr. Reyes is affiliated with Doctors Hospital at Renaissance
Dr. Armando Osio, MD works in
McAllen, Texas is a specialist in Family Practice and graduated Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine. Dr. Osio is affiliated with Rio Grande Regional Hospital, Doctors Hospital at Renaissance and practicing for 38 years
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On 1/24/18 my mother had an elective heart valve repair, the surgery went very wrong, what should have taken four hours took nearly ten hours and my mother needed 22 pints of blood. She was intubated for nine days and sedated. They attempted to wake her up and could not do so. They inserted a trachea in the ICU where she lay in a coma like state for 50+ days, she had three seizures and the auto blood pressure cuff burst open her arm artery. This took an additional two surgeries to repair. A...