ATTENTION HOPES Patients: All Northern Nevada HOPES clinics and pharmacies are closed on 6/11 due to an unexpected power outage. 

 ATENCIÓN Pacientes de HOPES: Todos clínicas y farmacias están cerradas el 6/11 debido a un corte de energía inesperado

Allisa Rivara, MD

Allisa Rivara

Allisa Rivara, MD

Family Medicine, Adult and Pediatric Primary Care

Dr. Allisa Rivara, who began practicing medicine in 2011 and is board-certified in Family Medicine, is passionate about healthcare. Her love for taking care of families is coupled with a commitment to empower both family units and individuals to make positive changes to their health. Dr. Rivara focuses on the prevention of chronic diseases aligning with her dedication to provide comprehensive and preventative health care. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages.  

Dr. Rivara joined HOPES due to the organization’s mission to take care of individuals who might otherwise not have access to healthcare. She appreciates HOPES’ holistic approach to healthcare, providing support from a behavioral health team, case managers, and others. Dr. Rivara loves collaborating with other members of the team to help focus on providing care for the whole patient.

Personal Interests:
Dr. Rivara’s other passion is spending time with her family. When not at work, you can find her hiking, camping, snowboarding or on the sidelines of her boys’ soccer games. She is also an avid reader and pet lover.


Meet the doctors, nurses, physicians assistants, therapists and counselors focused on helping you live your best life.

Intensive Outpatient Program Facilities

5th Street Clinic & HOPES Pharmacy

580 W 5th St.

NV 89503

Monday-Thursday, 8am-7pm, 

Friday, 8am-5pm

Intensive Outpatient Program Facilities

Bell St Clinic

595 Bell St.

NV 89503

Monday-Friday, 8-5pm

Intensive Outpatient Program Facilities

Hopes Springs

1920 E 4th St.

NV 89512

“I’ve never felt more fulfilled or appreciated in my career as a medical assistant than I have at Northern Nevada HOPES. It’s truly my dream job and I look forward to going to work every day.”

— Lupe Anguiano, Northern Nevada HOPES Medical Assistant