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William Rivera-Ortiz, MD

William Rivera-Ortiz, MD

(707) 476-2909
Primary Specialties
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Joseph Health Medical Group
  • Additional Languages Spoken
    Spanish

Primary Office

Address:
St. Joseph Medical Group- OBGYN
2773 Harris St., Suite D
Eureka, CA 95503
Phone:
(707) 476-2909
Fax:
(707) 476-2921
Hours:
Mon – Fri: 8 a.m. 5 p.m.

Secondary Office

Address:
3200 Walford Ave.
Eureka, CA 95503
Phone:
(707) 445-3443
Fax:
(707) 441-1848

Physician Bio

William Rivera-Ortiz, MD completed his medical training and residency at the University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine. Following his residency, he served in the Army specializing in Obstetrics & Gynecology for 10 years. Dr. Rivera-Ortiz served as Medical Director for Healthy Beginnings Midwifery Service at St. Joseph Health System/St. Mary Medical Center in Apple Valley for 23 years, he was also credentialed in Robotic Surgery. He successfully ran an OB/GYN private practice in Southern California for 27 years. Dr. Rivera-Ortiz has a special interest in minimally invasive and reconstructive gynecologic surgeries and is credentialed in Robotic Surgery.

Education

  • Residency:
    Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology - San Juan, Puerto Rico, University District Hospital - 1979
  • Internship:
    Straight Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology - San Juan, Puerto Rico, University District Hospital - 1976
  • Medical School:
    Doctor of Medicine - San Juan, Puerto Rico, University of Puerto Rico - 1975
  • College:
    Bachelor of Science in Pre-Medicine - San Juan, Puerto Rico, University of Puerto Rico - 1970

Associations

  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopy
  • American Medical Association
  • California Medical Association
  • San Bernardino County Medical Society