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Why choose Rivas:

  • Over 30 years of experience
  • Top quality effective medications
  • 10 locations and telehealth available across MD
  • Knowledgeable & friendly staff
  • Online booking and forms
  • No contracts or hidden fees

Losing weight is hard, but we can help make it easier

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Meet with a medical provider in office or via video call to review your medical history and create a treatment plan


Receive Medication

We’ll give you the shot or medication in office or send them to your door via telehealth


Lose Weight for Good

Meet with a medical provider every 1-4 weeks to manage your medications and keep your weight loss on track

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Rivas Medical Weight LossExcellentRivas Medical Weight Loss4.9 Based on 1710 reviews fromSee all reviews review us onJ CJ C ★★★★★ Great results. Friendly and encouraging staffSue Ann N.Sue Ann N. ★★★★★ Wendy S.Wendy S. ★★★★★ CHRISTIANNE A.CHRISTIANNE A. ★★★★★ Never have had to wait long before being seen. Consistent weight loss. Slow but steady the way it should be.Sherrie R.Sherrie R. ★★★★★ Brianna E.Brianna E. ★★★★★ Staff made my first experience absolutely amazing. Will definitely continue this journey.Lauren F.Lauren F. ★★★★★ Maritza N.Maritza N. ★★★★★ Just love all of themAngelique B.Angelique B. ★★★★★ Romeo B.Romeo B. ★★★★★ Tammie B.Tammie B. ★★★★★ Great place!Moriah S.Moriah S. ★★★★★ Response from the ownerHi Moriah. Thank you. Karen M.Karen M. ★★★★★ Staff was very kind, attentive and thoroughResponse from the ownerThank you for the 5 star rating. Joe C.Joe C. ★★★★★ Jackie R.Jackie R. ★★★★★ Great service and the staff is so accommodating and nice. Such a pleasure !La-La W.La-La W. ★★★★★ Zulma C.Zulma C. ★★★★★ Customer service is great, I never have to wait long to be seen.Taylor T.Taylor T. ★★★★★ Great place, great staff !Lori P.Lori P. ★★★★★ Rasheeda K.Rasheeda K. ★★★★★ Very nice and efficient staff.Felicia D.Felicia D. ★★★★★ Very professional and nice.Monica T.Monica T. ★★★★★ I always have a great experience with my appointments. The providers and office support are very knowledgeable and welcoming.Paula MPaula M ★★★★★ Heitha B.Heitha B. ★★★★★ April K.April K. ★★★★★ Celeste A.Celeste A. ★★★★★ I recently started my weight loss journey with Rivas. My initial weight loss meeting was scheduled with ease and so are the follow ups. The Doctor was informative on options and provided me guidance on what may work best for me. I have lost 15 pounds in 9 weeks . I highly recommend Rivas.Maureen C.Maureen C. ★★★★★ Angela Fasone A.Angela Fasone A. ★★★★★ I felt comfortable from the first day when I didn't know what to expect. Very informative and friendly staff. Thank you.Yvonne B.Yvonne B. ★★★★★ Melissa M.Melissa M. ★★★★★ Jamie L.Jamie L. ★★★★★ Adamant P.Adamant P. ★★★★★ This weight loss journey has been amazing if I may say so myself.Thanks Rivas!!!!!steve R.steve R. ★★★★★ I am thrilled with my weight loss results! They are the best!!Heather Y.Heather Y. ★★★★★ Hannah C.Hannah C. ★★★★★ Everyone here is incredible! Starting with Sam at the front desk, somehow she is able to remember everybody's names, and is incredibly flexible with scheduling appointments. She is on top of here game. Both of the providers at this location are also incredible and they are very interested in your health. They are not just here to get your money and move on. They talk to you about your needs, your wants and your goals. They are very meticulous with tracking results and how you are doing and adjusting medication such as needed. Additionally I have lost about 50 pounds in 9 months. AmazingSandra Patricia R.Sandra Patricia R. ★★★★★ Excelente atenciónSMHSMH ★★★★★ Excellent, friendly, and courteous staff! Ilie (PA) takes the time to listen to your concerns and offers sound medical advice and guidance. As others have said, the office is clean and organized. The program works if you make a commitment to the process. Gotta put in the effort. I’ve been coming to this office for close to 2 months and the weight is gradually coming off. In a healthy way and pace. Best decision ever to invest in my health and discover Rivas Medical Weight Loss!Li R.Li R. ★★★★★ ten497jlhten497jlh ★★★★★ Excellent experience. They take appointments on time. EfficientBill M.Bill M. ★★★★★ Outstanding service, technicians are excellent.Robin F.Robin F. ★★★★★ Rebecca J.Rebecca J. ★★★★★ I went into this adventure doubtful. However, the staff is so caring and knowledgeable that it has given me strength in seeing this through. They are just a phone call away.Shannon W.Shannon W. ★★★★★ Kevin B.Kevin B. ★★★★★ The team at Hagerstown are all very nice and professional Enjoy seeing them on Monday mornings. I appreciate the success I have seen to date.Josh A.Josh A. ★★★★★ Office staff is very friendly and flexible. I can't say enough about the medicine, 6 months in and down 60 lbs.Fatima C.Fatima C. ★★★★★ The office is exceptionally tidy, and the staff is genuinely welcoming! They consistently address my concerns, and the dietary and exercise suggestions are tailored to my body and very practical.Keyser S.Keyser S. ★★★★★ Girl!! I'm on the way down 11bs!!Live this placeRita S.Rita S. ★★★★★ Very kind and flexible staff.Devon H.Devon H. ★★★★★ After over two years working with my PCP and not seeing any results, I had to change things up. I can’t begin to say how happy I am with Rivas. I have lost over 20lbs, I feel great, and I am not the only one who notices. The doctors and staff are so friendly and really listen to what your concerns are and offer great advice to help achieve your goals. Cannot recommend enough!Evelyn H.Evelyn H. ★★★★★ Katrina G.Katrina G. ★★★★★ Bill M.Bill M. ★★★★★ Takamma W.Takamma W. ★★★★★ Everyone is professional and helpful.Donita H.Donita H. ★★★★★ Excellent customer serviceResponse from the ownerDear Donita, Thank you so much for your 5-star rating and the kind words about our excellent customer service! We're delighted to hear that you had a positive experience with us. Our team at Rivas Medical Weight Loss is dedicated to providing top-notch service, and it's rewarding to know we've met your expectations.We're here to support you every step of the way on your weight loss journey.Thank you again for choosing Rivas Medical Weight Loss! Shandel J.Shandel J. ★★★★★ Everyone from the time you walk in the door are courteous and friendly. The PA listens to your concerns and recommends ideas for me to continue my journey. It is always a pleasure seeing this crew first thing in the mornings. Not to mention I’ve lost a slow and healthy 15 pounds with this process.Virginia B.Virginia B. ★★★★★ Everyone is so friendly. I enjoy talking to them. They make it quick and easy. They don't pressure you to get any extras like other place's I have beenAutumn N.Autumn N. ★★★★★ Nichole H.Nichole H. ★★★★★ The Rivas Medical Weight Loss office in Waldorf, Md is so professional and accommodating. The staff and PA are amazing. The waiting room is always neat and clean. Please book your appointment, you will be happy.elba G.elba G. ★★★★★ Great service and staff is pleasant and responsive. Highly recommend!claudia A.claudia A. ★★★★★ I have been coming to this clinic for 5 months now and not once has the service changed! Amazing staff as always! Always accommodating and willing to help in any way possible to keep me comfortable! I have recommended 4 active clients of theirs! Amazing office - Rockville!Response from the ownerHi Claudia,You're freaking awesome for leaving this killer review! 🌟 We're beyond pumped to hear you always have a great time when you drop by the office. And guess what? Dr. Mahrukh is going to be over the moon when she reads this.Can't wait to keep making your visits delightful! lisa C.lisa C. ★★★★★ Debbie K.Debbie K. ★★★★★ Cassye C.Cassye C. ★★★★★ Kelly E.Kelly E. ★★★★★ Always in and out quickly, the staff is great!!Crystal W.Crystal W. ★★★★★ Awesome !!!!! Highly recommendAimee T.Aimee T. ★★★★★ Very helpful and accommodating staff. Never a long wait. Helpful tips and coaching advice when neededEsmeralda L.Esmeralda L. ★★★★★ Chris L.Chris L. ★★★★★ Great staff! Friendly, knowledgeable, and courteous. Great job!Julianne L.Julianne L. ★★★★★ Lois W.Lois W. ★★★★★ I’m very satisfied with my experience at Rivas. Ellie is wonderful and very informative as is the front office staff.And! I am happy with my results thus far.Crystal R.Crystal R. ★★★★★ Nicole L.Nicole L. ★★★★★ Excellent customer service.Cristena Bach Y.Cristena Bach Y. ★★★★★ Excellent weight loss program. The staff is professional, knowledgeable and efficient.John R.John R. ★★★★★ excellent experience and very professionalmichele B.michele B. ★★★★★ The care and customer service is exceptionalLA Y.LA Y. ★★★★★ Let’s just say exceptional staff, warm and welcoming. If you’re ready to loose weight and feel like a million bucks Rivas Is your answer. I’m almost at my goal weight in 4 months… work the process and process the work.Stephanie H.Stephanie H. ★★★★★ Love coming to this location. The staff and doctor are absolutely wonderful. I have lost a considerable amount of weight and what I love is that it has all happened safely. Can’t wait to hit my target weight. This process absolutely works.Victoria S.Victoria S. ★★★★★ Rebecca B.Rebecca B. ★★★★★ Bannon M.Bannon M. ★★★★★ My experience has been great. I have no regrets, and am continuing to use their services!Sherry M.Sherry M. ★★★★★ Amazing staff. Been patient for years. Keeps me maintained and healthy. Thank uTracie Daugherty R.Tracie Daugherty R. ★★★★★ Ami S.Ami S. ★★★★★ Julie S.Julie S. ★★★★★ Nicolle M.Nicolle M. ★★★★★ I've had a great experience with Rivas in Waldorf. I have always been happy with my visits and their communication since I started late October 2023. We came up with a treatment plan that would work best for me, and along with my diet and exercise regime, I was able to not only achieve, but exceed my weight loss goals, as well as reduce my blood pressure and A1C. They were just as excited as I was to see my accomplishments. I definitely recommend Rivas.Response from the ownerThank you so much! It was a pleasure being a part of your weight loss journey! Tamara P.Tamara P. ★★★★★ Ashley BAshley B ★★★★★ TRESSA L.TRESSA L. ★★★★★ The team is very professional, kind and knowledgeable. My visits are always pleasant. I feel comfortable in the environment.LJ C.LJ C. ★★★★★ The Ladies that work there are wonderful! Thanks for all you do 🙂Lana P.Lana P. ★★★★★ Angela M.Angela M. ★★★★★ Laura B.Laura B. ★★★★★ Down 13 pounds. I love the staffResponse from the ownerDear Lauren,Thank you for your wonderful recommendation and for sharing your success with Rivas! It's fantastic to hear that you've lost another 5 pounds.Our dedicated providers are committed to your well-being and are pleased to have been part of your journey. Their caring and knowledgeable approach is aimed at helping you achieve your goals.Our friendly staff ensures a positive experience for all our clients, and it's heartening to know that you've found our care to be great and effective.Thank you for choosing Rivas, and we look forward to assisting you as you continue on your successful path to wellness.