Richard Rivera, M.D.

Specialties

Anesthesiology

Department

Anesthesiology

Title

  • Clinical Professor
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UC Davis Medical Center

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
800-800--2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone Numbers

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Rivera has clinical interests in geriatric anesthesia and difficult airway management.

Division

General Anesthesiology

Education

M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, 1978

B.S., UC Riverside, Riverside, California, 1974

Residency

University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, 1981

Board Certifications

American Board of Anesthesiology, 1984

Professional Memberships

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.