Tom B. Rivers, MD

Tom B. Rivers, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist)
Tom B. Rivers, MD

Tom B. Rivers, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist)

Personal Statement

My goal is to provide the best orthopedic care for the whole patient - physically, emotionally and spiritually.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP
  • AARP - Medicare Complete
  • AARP - Medicare Supplement
  • Aetna
  • Aetna - Choice POS
  • Aetna - Choice POS II
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare - HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare - TRS Care
  • Aetna - Medicare PPO
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - HMO
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Amerigroup - Star/Star Plus
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Fidelity - Medicare Supplement - Medigap Plans
  • Bankers Life - Medicare Supplements - Medigap Plans
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Basic 5
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Premier 1
  • BC/BS - Premier 2
  • BC/BS - Solution 3
  • BC/BS - Solution 4
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • BeechStreet - Workers Compensation
  • Bravo Health - Elder Health Classic I
  • Bravo Health - Elder Health Classic II
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - LifeSOURCE Transplant
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Community Health Choice - STAR (Medicaid)
  • CommunityCare - Bronze
  • CommunityCare - Gold
  • CommunityCare - Silver
  • Coventry Health Care - Advantra Freedom (Medicare)
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO
  • First Health - HMO
  • First Health - PPO
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Great West Healthcare - HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - POS
  • Great West Healthcare - PPO
  • HealthSmart - EPO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - Connect Basic 6350/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 4850/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 6300/6300
  • Humana - Connect Gold 2500/3500
  • Humana - Connect Platinum 0/1500
  • Humana - Connect Silver 4600/6300
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred POS
  • Medicaid - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MHealth - MHHNP Freedom of Choice PPO
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MHealth Choice
  • Molina Healthcare - STAR (Medicaid)
  • MultiPlan - HMO
  • MultiPlan - PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • PHCS - HMO
  • PHCS - PPO
  • ppoNext - PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic Plus PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Rockport Healthcare Group - Rockport
  • Secure Horizons - Insurance Plans
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Student/School
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • UMR
  • UMR
  • UMR
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - PPO
  • UMR - PPO
  • UMR - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Optum Health
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans
  • WellCare - PPO
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

Texas A&M University College of Medicine (1996)

Residency

University of Mississippi Medical Center (2003)

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • Mississippi Orthopaedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthoscopy Association of North America
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Christian Medical & Dental Society

Awards

  • Medical School Honor Graduate
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Nominee
  • George and Mary Lewis Endowed Scholarship
  • Dr. Lynn Hilbun Endowed Scholarship
  • Student Deposit Scholarship
  • Outstanding Student - MSII Preceptorships
  • Texas Association of Family Practice Summer Preceptorship
  • Most Outstanding Performance - Orthopaedic In-Training Examination 2000

Publications

  • Geissler, W.B., and Rivers, T.B.: Scapholunate Instability. Awaiting Publication
  • Geissler, W.B., And Rivers, T.B.: Clinical Outcomes of intracarpal soft-tissue lesions associated with intraarticular di

Clinical Interests

  • Orthopaedics
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • ACL
  • Bone Fracture
  • Bone Fracture Repair
  • Arthroscopy
  • Fractures
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Shoulder Pain From Bursitis,Adhesive Capsulitis Ec
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Joint Replacement
  • Long Bone Fracture
  • Knee Problems
  • Knee Repair
  • Knee Replacement
  • Sports Injury
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine, Shoulder, and Knee

Available Appointments

Sugar Land, TX

15035 Southwest Fwy, Sugar Land, TX 77478 (713) 486-7000

If an available appointment time is not found, please call (713) 486-7000. Please note the practice will call you to gather additional information. This will help process your intake and streamline the appointment process.
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31
Fri
Jun 01
Sat
Jun 02
Sun
Jun 03
    • 2:30 pm
    • 3:00 pm
    • 3:15 pm
    • 3:30 pm
    • 3:45 pm
    • 4:00 pm
    • More
    • 4:15 pm
    • 4:30 pm
    • 4:45 pm
    • 5:00 pm
    • 5:15 pm
    • 9:45 am
    • 10:00 am
    • 10:15 am
    • 10:30 am
    • 10:45 am
    • 11:00 am
    • 11:15 am

        Available Appointments

        Richmond, TX

        1517 Thompson Rd, Richmond, TX 77469 (713) 486-7000

        If an available appointment time is not found, please call (713) 486-7000. Please note the practice will call you to gather additional information. This will help process your intake and streamline the appointment process.
        Wed
        May 30
        Thu
        May 31
        Fri
        Jun 01
        Sat
        Jun 02
        Sun
        Jun 03
        • 1:30 pm
        • 1:45 pm
        • 2:00 pm
        • 2:30 pm
        • 2:45 pm
        • 3:00 pm
        • More
        • 3:15 pm
        • 3:30 pm
        • 3:45 pm
        • 4:00 pm
        • 4:15 pm