Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Obianuju “Uju” Rivera has been practicing medicine for over a decade. She is passionate about serving the underserved and marginalized population in the community, which is why it was an easy choice to join VCC. She has worked with a diverse population in family medicine and psychiatry, providing culturally competent and patient-centered care. As part of her clinical practice, she promotes health equity and strives to address the social determinants of health that can impact her patients’ overall health outcomes. She has received an award for participating in the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Apprentice program and recognition for academic excellence in her clinical training program.
How I help my patients “Choose health”
“Through compassionate care, I partner with my patients in order to understand and help them achieve their healthcare needs. I empower them through the provision of education, tools and resources so that they may make well-informed decisions and achieve health success”
Family Medicine, Board Certified
Basic Life Support (BLS), Certified
University of California, San Francisco
Azusa Pacific University
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