Dr. Abner Rivas Abejo MD

Dr. Abner Rivas Abejo MD

MD

Internal Medicine

16 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall

5

Bedside Manner

4.91

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Highly recommended.“
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Subspecialties

  • Diabetes
  • Gastroenterology
  • Nephrology (Renal Medicine)
  • Rheumatology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog
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Registered with

  • Dubai Health Authority: 00165117
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    About

    Dr Abner Rivas is a Specialist Internal Medicine Specialist working at Medeor 24x7 Hospital in Dubai. Dr Abner has more than 15 years of hospital and clinical experience having worked in a variety of multicultural environments, including Dubai, Maldives and Singapore.

    He qualified as Doctor of Medicine and Surgery (MD) from Far Eastern University, Manila. He then went on to study a Specialist Training Course in Internal Medicine at East Avenue Medical Center in the Philippines. He is also a certified Diving and Hyperbaric Physician.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Health screening
    • Cancer Screening
    • Diagnostic procedures 
    • Hypertension
    • Diabetes mellitus
    • Upper respiratory infections
    • Urinary infections
    • Thyroid diseases
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Periodic fever syndromes
    • Abdominal pain
    • Headaches
    • Diabetes
    • Metabolic Syndrome
    • Coughs
    • Breathing problems
    • Asthma
    • Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease
    • Chest pain syndromes
    • Acute Coronary Syndromes
    • Acute Strokes
    • Acute and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Nephrotic and Nephritic Syndromes
    • Kidney Stones
    • Arthritis (Rheumatoid, Gouty, Acute)
    • Abdominal pain syndromes
    • Acute & Chronic Hepatitis
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    • Infectious Diseases including STI/STDs, HIV, TB, Influenza
    • Thyroid conditions
    • Neck swelling
    • Leg swelling
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    Medical procedures

    • Bowel Cancer Screening
    • Kidney Disease: Diagnosis & Treatment
    • Kidney Failure: Diagnosis & Treatment
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    Special interests

    • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    • Diabetes
    • Acid Reflux
    • Joint Pain
    • Acute Kidney Injury
    • Autoimmune Kidney Disease
    • Bloating
    • Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    • Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Constipation
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Diabetic Nephropathy (Diabetic Kidney Disease)
    • Fatty Liver Disease
    • Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders
    • GORD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)
    • Gallstone Disease
    • Gout
    • Heart Burn
    • Hyperlipidaemia
    • Inflammatory Arthritis
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Failure
    • Kidney Stone Prevention
    • Kidney Stones
    • Liver Disease
    • Metabolic Bone Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
    • Scleroderma
    • Sjögren’s Syndrome
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
    • Vasculitis
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    Education

    • Medeor Hospital Dubai Specialist Internal Medicine Dubai United Arab Emirates 
    • Specialist Internal Medicine, Treetop Hospital, Maldives
    • Specialist Internal Medicine, ADK Hospital, Maldives
    • Clinical Associate, Renal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
    • Medical Specialist, GDP District Hospital, Bulacan, Philippines
    • Internal Medicine Resident, East Avenue Medical Center, Philippines
    • Doctor of Medicine and Surgery (MD) from Far Eastern University, Manila, Philippines
    • Specialist Training Course in Internal Medicine, East Avenue Medical Center, Manila, Philippines

    Memberships

    • Member, American College of Physicians
    • Diplomate, Philippine College of Physicians
    • Diplomate, Philippine Specialty Board of Internal Medicine
    • Member, Philippine Society of General Internal Medicine
    • Member, Philippine Medical Association
    • Registered Physician, Philippine Professional and Regulations Commission
    • Registered Physician, Philippine Health Insurance Inc.
    • Member, Bulacan Medical Association
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    Reviews

    4.97 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    4/11
    Diabetes
    2/11
    Acid Reflux
    1/11
    Acute Pain
    1/11
    Allergy Medicine
    1/11
    Chronic kidney disease, Renal Failure
    1/11
    Fever
    1/11
    High Cholesterol
    1/11
    Hyperlipidemia
    1/11
    Joint Pain
    1/11
    Tonsil and adenoid infections
    1/11
    gallstone disease
    1/11
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Allergy Medicine
    Highly recommended.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) Acid Reflux
    Accommodating and very attentive doctor to patient's query and gives adequate advice for his patients.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (4/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Diabetes
    Dr. Abner cares about his patient. In simply way he will explain everything and follow-up for progress.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    Dr.Abner is one of the best doctor in UAE, he is accomodating and listen to all your issues no matter how many questions you asked relating to your illness or medication he can assist and precisely explained well your conditions and medical procedures. We are so grateful that we met him and thankful for taking care of our co-worker’s admission in Medeor hospital.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    gallstone disease Joint Pain
    Dr. Abner was very kind and helpful to me when I was having check up and do the operations.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Tonsil and adenoid infections
    I like this doctor hes good and very kind...he also eplain very good
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    Cool, approachable and he explained clearly what the patient should do. A very good doctor. I can recommend to all people. Salute doctor!!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Chronic kidney disease, Renal Failure Diabetes
    Best doctor I’ve ever met . Ive been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and for years no one can make my sugar level low close to borderline. He is Very patient and I'm glad that I have been under his wings in terms of my sugar journey Kudos to you doc
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Fever Acute Pain
    Very accommodating and good doctor
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    Doctor Abner is explained very well my condition and very accommodating.
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