Raised in the Northern Suburbs of Chicago, Dr. Rivera attended Loyola University of Chicago graduating in 1993.
He received his medical degree from the University of East, Philippines in 1998. Dr. Rivera completed his Family Practice specialty training at Southern Illinois University, Decatur, Illinois in 2003.
He has been practicing Family Medicine in the Western Suburbs since 2003. He joined St. Charles Family Medical Center in April 2009 and is on staff at Delnor-Community Hospital.
He is board certified by the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Dr. Rivera is married with 2 children. He enjoys Fitness, Chicago sports, and Photography.