Miriandra De Jesus Rivera, MD

Provider type: Physician

Serving: Adults

Languages: English, Spanish

About Miriandra De Jesus Rivera, MD

Dr. De Jesus Rivera completed her psychiatry residency at the University of Miami in 2019. Since then, she worked as an inpatient psychiatrist at the Miami VA, while at the same time holding a voluntary faculty appointment at the University of Miami. She enjoys working with the general adult population but has a special passion for working with under-served communities. She specifically has experience working with geriatric patients. She won an award for her outstanding clinical skills as a resident and received an ‘On the Spot’ award at the Miami VA as an attending for providing above average care for a patient.

Dr. De Jesus Rivera is very passionate about her job and enjoys caring for the most vulnerable. When not at work, she spends most of her time with her family. She enjoys going to parks with her husband and 2 year old daughter, cooking and traveling.


  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Anger
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attacks
  • Personality Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse and Dependence
  • Trauma/Post Traumatic Stress Disorder(PTSD)
  • Education & Certifications

    Medical Education:
    University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Psychiatry Residency Program

    University of Puerto Rico - Medical Sciences Campus; School of Medicine
    M.D. 08/2009-06/2014

    Undergraduate Education:
    University of Connecticut
    National Student Exchange Program
    Biology 08/2006-12/2006

    University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras Campus
    B.S. Biology 06/2004-05/2009
    Honors: Magna Cum Laude



    615 Oakfield Drive
    Brandon, FL 33511

    The Villages

    Sharon Morse Building
    1400 US-441 North, Ste. 553
    The Villages, FL 32159


    • Advent Health (HFHP)
    • Aetna
    • Beacon
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (New Directions)
    • Blue Medicare
    • Brighthealth
    • CareACT
    • Cigna
    • Cigna Health Springs
    • Humana
    • Humana Medicare
    • Imagine Health
    • Medicare
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Select
    • UBH/UHC Medicare
    • United Healthcare (Optum)