Homero Rivas

Bariatric surgeon, General surgeon, Minimally invasive surgeon

Assistant Professor of Surgery (General Surgery) at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.8 out of 5
121 Patient Ratings
4 Patient Comments

Bariatric Surgery & Medical Weight Loss

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Garden Level
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-736-5800
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Professional Education

  • Professional Education: Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business (2008) TX
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville Department of Surgery (2002) KY
  • Residency: University of North Dakota (2000) ND
  • Medical Education: Universidad Juarez del Estado de Durango (1994) Mexico
  • Board Recertification, American Board of Surgery, General Surgery (2010)
  • Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2001)
  • Fellowship, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, Laparoscopic Digestive Surgery (2003)

Honors & Awards

  • Honorary Fellow, Brazilian College of Surgery (October, 2012)
  • Honorary Fellow, Brazilian College of Digestive Surgery (July, 2011)
  • Junior Faculty of the Year Teaching Award, General Surgery Residency Program, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (June, 2006)
  • Resident Achievement Award, General Surgery Program, University of North Dakota (June, 2000)
  • Distinguished Business Leader Award, Southern Methodist University, Edwin Cox School of Business (April, 2008)
  • Honor Graduate, Mexican Medical Licensing Examination (June, 1994)
  • Winner of the Benito Juarez Award for Highest Academic Average, Universidad Juarez del Estado de Durango, School of Medicine (1993)
4.8

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

3.9

Wait times

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Good!

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

doctor made me cry

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Rivas did an excellent job as my gall bladder surgery and did his patient care is superb.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

He excellent provider - nice.

4.8 out of 5
121 Patient Ratings
4 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Good!

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

doctor made me cry

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Rivas did an excellent job as my gall bladder surgery and did his patient care is superb.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

He excellent provider - nice.