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Bryan Rivera MD
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Bryan Rivera MD

(760) 247-6444
Primary Specialties
  • General Surgery
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Mary High Desert Medical Group
  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • Additional Languages Spoken
    English, Spanish

Primary Office

19341 Bear Valley Rd.
Suite 105
Apple Valley, CA 92308
(760) 247-6444
(760) 247-6559
Mon - Thurs 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fri 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
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Physician Bio

Dr. Bryan Rivera is a highly trained general surgeon, specializing in minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures that allow better outcomes and reduced recovery times. Dr. Rivera is certified to perform a wide array of surgeries focused on the abdominal organs.

Dr. Rivera chose to practice in the High Desert because he saw a need for non-invasive surgical specialists, especially for colorectal surgeries, an area in which he is highly skilled. He enjoys spending as much time as is needed with his patients to ensure they are comfortable with him and fully understand their diagnoses and all possible methods of treatment.

He was awarded the Hughes D. Dougan Award in Surgery recognizing his attention to detail and commitment to quality patient care as chief resident of general surgery at Morristown Memorial Hospital in New Jersey.


  • Medical School:
    Autonomous University of Guadalajara - Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Medical School:
    New York Medical College - New York, NY
  • Internship:
    Morristown Memorial Hospital - Morristown, NJ
  • Residency:
    Morristown Memorial Hospital - Morristown, NJ


Board Eligible
American Board of Surgery

American College of Surgeons
San Bernardino County Medical Society
California Medical Assocation

Areas of Interest

  • General Surgery
  • Advance Laparascopic Colorectal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gallbladder Stones
  • Hernia
  • Skin Cancer

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