Veronica Rivera

Veronica Rivera, MD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Family Medicine & Community Health
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medical Education


Family Medicine, Primary Care, Geriatric Medicine


Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Focus

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Blood Pressure Testing And Measurement
  • Cholesterol Tests
  • Delirium
  • Dementia
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Falls
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test
  • Frailty
  • Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Herpes Zoster Vaccine
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Opioid Abuse
  • Pneumococcal Vaccine
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Test
  • Seasonal Influenza Vaccine
  • Tetanus Vaccine
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Varicella Vaccine
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


MD, Jefferson Medical College

Internship, Family Medicine, San Francisco Gen. Hosp. Med. Ctr.

Residency, Family Medicine, San Francisco Gen. Hosp. Med. Ctr.

Fellowship, Geriatrics, University of California (San Francisco)

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