Professional Biographies

Sean Rivera, MD, Lead Physician

Primary Specialty: Ophthalmology

Years With Optum: 4

  • Undergrad School: Wheaton College - B.A. Spanish
  • Medical School: University of New Mexico School of Medicine - M.D.
  • Internships: Hennepin County Medical Center
  • Residency: University of Minnesota Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences
English, Spanish

Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Ophthalmology 
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
American Medical Association 
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
In his spare time Dr. Rivera enjoys experiencing the outdoors of New Mexico with his family through biking,  running, and hiking.  He also enjoys cooking and eating New Mexican cuisine. Additionally, Dr. Rivera's interest in international medicine has taken him to El Salvador and Colombia for medical missions.


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