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Adam Rivadeneyra, MD

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About Dr. Adam Rivadeneyra

Dr. Rivadeneyra is a Board Certified Primary Care Sports Medicine physician with a background in Family Medicine specializing in non-surgical Orthopedics and Sports Medicine for patients of all ages (4 years and older). His practice includes acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries, diagnostic and interventional ultrasound for Orthopedic issues, and comprehensive medical care for elite athletes. He also has specialized training in therapeutic/diagnostic injections for joint or soft tissue pain with ultrasound and fluoroscopy, including lumbar spine epidural and joint injections.

Dr. Riva studied Biology and Economics at UC San Diego and worked in the Biotech industry before attending Ross University School of Medicine. Dr. Riva completed a Family Medicine Residency at the University of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City where he served as a Team Physician for a number of high schools, local colleges. He also served as a Team Physician for the OKC Dodgers (AAA MLB), Oklahoma City Blue (NBA G-League), and the Oklahoma City Barons (AHL Hockey). Dr. Riva moved to Fort Worth, TX to complete a Sports Medicine Fellowship with John Peter Smith Hospital where he served as a Team Physician for Texas Christian University (TCU), covering the Horned Frogs Football, Baseball, Basketball, Track and Field, Tennis, Volleyball and Soccer teams.

Prior to joining Hoag Orthopedic Institute and the Orthopaedic Specialty Institute in the city of Orange, Dr. Riva practiced in Ventura, CA with Community Memorial Health System and spent time as a volunteer Team Physician for Pepperdine University. He currently works with Golden West Community College. He has a passion for patient education and enjoys an individualized approach to care based on the patient's health history and goals and participates in frequent activities for continuing medical education.

Education Medical Education - Ross University School of Medicine
Residency - University of Oklahoma Medicine (Family Medicine)
Fellowship - John Peter Smith Health Network (Sports Medicine)
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Family Medicine
Conditions Treated
  • MCL Injury / Medial Collateral Ligament (Sports Medicine)
  • UCL Tear / Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear (Sports Medicine)
  • Muscle Injury (Knee)
  • Knee Ligament Injuries (Knee)
  • Elbow Bursitis (Elbow)
  • Snapping Hip (Hip)
  • Runner's Knee / Chondromalacia Patella (Sports Medicine)
  • Sprains and Strains (Sports Medicine)
  • Knee Cysts (Knee)
  • Shoulder Impingement (Shoulder)
  • SI Joint Pain / Sacroiliac Joint Pain (Hip)
  • Strained Knee (Knee)
  • Osteonecrosis / Avascular Necrosis (Knee)
  • ACL Injury / Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury (Knee)
  • Groin Pain (Sports Medicine)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (Knee)
  • Sprained Ankle / Ankle Sprain (Foot & Ankle)
  • Hip Arthritis (Hip)
  • Sports Concusion (Sports Medicine)
  • LCL Injury / Lateral Collateral Ligament (Sports Medicine)
  • Degenerative Joint Disease of the Hip (Hip)
  • Little Leaguer's Elbow (Elbow)
  • AC Joint Separation (Shoulder)
  • Shoulder Bursitis (Shoulder)
  • Meniscus Tear (Knee)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot (Foot & Ankle)
  • Elbow Sports Injuries (Elbow)
  • SLAP Lesion Tear / Shoulder Lebrum Tear (Shoulder)
  • Strained Hip (Hip)
  • Tennis Elbow (Sports Medicine)
  • Anterior Knee Pain (Knee)
  • PCL Injury / Posterior Cruciate Ligament (Sports Medicine)
  • Osteoarthritis of the Knee / Knee Osteoarthritis (Knee)
  • Unstable Knee Cap (Knee)
  • Ankle Sprain (Sports Medicine)
  • Knee Cartilage Injuries (Knee)
  • Muscle Strain (Foot & Ankle)
  • Bicep Tendon Rupture / Tear (Elbow)
  • Shoulder Arthritis (Shoulder)
  • Golfer's Elbow (Sports Medicine)
  • IT Band Syndrome / Iliotibial Band Syndrome (Knee)
  • Tennis Elbow / Lateral Epicondylitis (Elbow)
  • Flat Foot / Pes Planus (Foot & Ankle)
  • Hip Pain (Hip)
  • Frozen Shoulder Syndrome (FSS) / Adhesive Capsulitis (Shoulder)
  • Bursitis of the Hip / Hip Bursitis / Trochanteric Bursitis (Hip)
  • Bicep Tendonitis (Shoulder)
  • Shoulder Osteoarthritis / Osteoarthritis of the Shoulder (Shoulder)
  • Little League / Elbow or Shoulder (Sports Medicine)
  • ACL Tear / Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear (Sports Medicine)
  • PCL Injury / Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury (Knee)
  • Synovitis (Sports Medicine)
  • Biceps Tendonitis (Elbow)
  • Cartilage Injuries (Sports Medicine)
  • MCL Injury / Medial Collateral Ligament Injury (Knee)
  • Patellar Tendonitis / Patella Tendonitis (Sports Medicine)
  • Bicep Tendon Rupture (Sports Medicine)
  • Sprained Elbow (Elbow)
  • Dislocated Patella / Sublaxation (Knee)
  • Degenerative Joint Disease of the Knee (Knee)
  • Elbow Tendonitis (Elbow)
  • Throwing Injuries (Shoulder)
  • Joint Pain (Knee)
  • Dislocated Shoulder / Shoulder Dislocation (Sports Medicine)
  • Tendinosis (Elbow)
  • Labral Tears of the Shoulder / Bankart Lesion (Shoulder)
  • Rotator Cuff Injury / Rotator Cuff Tear (Shoulder)
  • Femoral Acetabular Impingement (Hip)
  • Labrum Tear (Hip)
  • Golfer's Elbow / Medial Epicondylitis (Elbow)
  • Labral Tear of the Hip or Shoulder (Sports Medicine)
  • Shoulder Sports Injuries (Shoulder)
  • Baker's Cyst (Knee)
  • Knee Arthritis (Knee)
  • Patellar Tendinitis (Knee)
  • Strained Elbow (Elbow)
  • Meniscus Tear / Meniscal Tear (Sports Medicine)
  • SLAP Lesion Tear (Sports Medicine)
  • Separated Shoulder (Sports Medicine)
  • Achilles Tendonitis (Foot & Ankle)
  • Knee Bursitis / Goosefoot (Knee)
  • Shin Splints (Sports Medicine)
  • Chondromalacia (Knee)
  • Shoulder Tendonitis (Shoulder)
  • Ankle & Foot Tendinitis (Foot & Ankle)
  • Osteoarthritis of the HIp / Hip Osteoarthritis (Hip)
  • Pediatric Orthopedics (Spine (Pediatric))
  • Runner's Knee (Knee)
  • Olecranon Bursitis (Elbow)
  • Osgood-Schlatter Disease (Knee)
  • Triceps Tendonitis (Elbow)
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Elbow)
  • Hip Sprain (Hip)
  • Hamstring Strain (Sports Medicine)
  • Plantar Fasciitis (Foot & Ankle)