Suffolk, VA (September 2012) – Diana M. Rivera-Mundo, MD, has joined Sentara Hospital Medicine Physicians in Suffolk, VA.
Dr. Rivera-Mundo earned her medical degree from Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico, in 2007 after receiving her bachelor’s degree at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico in 2000. She completed her internal medicine residency at Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network in Allentown, PA, in 2010.
As a hospitalist, Dr. Rivera-Mundo’s primary focus is on the care of patients in the hospital. Trained in internal medicine and experienced in delivering care in hospital settings, she works with all other specialists involved with the patient to ensure continuity of quality care. Dr. Rivera-Mundo also collaborates with primary care physicians to ensure a smooth transition upon the patient's discharge from the hospital and beyond.
Dr. Rivera-Mundo is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a member of the American College of Physicians. She is fluent in Spanish and English, a benefit that significantly eases communication and understanding with patients and their families.
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