Maria Teresa Rivas, M.D. | Female
Maria Teresa Rivas, M.D. is a board certified psychiatrist. Dr. Rivas graduated in 1985 from the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, where she also entered into her residency program. She continued working in Mexico, and was positioned as an attending surgeon in the division of plastic surgery at the Hospital de Traumatologia "Magdalena de las Salinas" up until the summer of 2006. Upon coming to the US, she spent a year at the Graduate Hospital in Philadelphia, PA doing General Surgery before heading to the Drexel University College of Medicine where she began her Psychiatry residency. She ended her last year there as the Psychiatry Chief Resident (2009/10) at their University Hospital.
Dr. Rivas joined Community Psychiatry in July of 2010 and has been practicing as a Psychiatrist with us since. She has a rich background in medicine and several publications to which she’s contributed her research experience. She is fluent in Spanish as well as English.
Languages: Spanish, English