Alberto Rivera-Sanchez, M.D.

Alberto Rivera-Sanchez, M.D.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist

Specialty Boards:

  • 2013 American Board of Disability Analysts
  • 2011 American Board of Pain Medicine
  • 2005 American Board of Physical

Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • Certifications:
  • Interventional Spine Pain
  • Management Procedures


  • 2000-2001 St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital - Ponce, Puerto Rico

Medical School:

  • 1996-2000 Ponce School of Medicine

Other Professional Experience

  • 2014-Present: Attending Physician, San Cristobal Hospital Pnce, Puerto Rico
  • 2014-Present: Attending Physician, Centro Quirurgico de la Montana Cayey, Puerto Rico
  • 2006-2007: Attending Physician, San Cristobal Hospital Pnce, Puerto Rico
  • 2006-2007: Professor of Physiatry for Transitional Residency,San Cristobal Hospital Ponce, Puerto Rico
  • 2006-2007: Invited Speaker for “Platicando de Salud con JL” 1/, Radio Leo, UNO Radio Group Ponce, Puerto Rico
  • 2005-2006 Clinical Research Co - Coordinator, University of Florida Gainesville, FL

Specialized Procedures Performed

  • Ultrasound Guided Procedures Medial Branch Blocks
  • Epidurals Lysis of Adhesions Epidurals
  • Stellate Ganglion Block Ganglion Impar Block
  • Chemodenervations Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • Radiofrequency Lesioning Intrathecal Pump
  • Vertebroplasty Kyphoplasty
  • Hydrodiscectomy PRP
  • Stem Cells