Dr. Rivera has clinical interests in geriatric anesthesia and difficult airway management.
M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, 1978
B.S., UC Riverside, Riverside, California, 1974
University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, 1981
American Board of Anesthesiology, 1984
American Society of Anesthesiologists
California Society of Anesthesiologists
Society for Education in Anesthesia
Select Recent Publications
2008 Rivera R, Antognini J. Geriatric Anesthesia Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics. Anesthesiology, (May) 1176-81.