Catherine T. Thriveni, MD, BS
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Catherine T. Thriveni, MD, BS

  • Pediatrics
Average rating: 4.9
Torrance Pediatrics | 4201 Torrance Boulevard, Suite 660, Torrance, CA 90503


Dr. Catherine Thriveni earned her Bachelors of Science in Human Biology from North Carolina State University, which she attended as a Park Scholar. She earned her medical degree from the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, which she attended as a Brody Scholar. She completed her residency in Pediatrics at UCLA and completed an additional year as a chief resident. Dr. Thriveni is passionate about providing thoughtful and culturally competent care to pediatric patients of all ages and their families. Her specific interests include nutrition, mental health, and management of chronic medical conditions. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, reading, playing guitar, and traveling.




Medical Board Certification

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 2022


Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 2022


Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 2020


MD, East Carolina University School of Medicine, 2019


South Bay

Torrance Pediatrics

Pediatrics| Pediatric General Surgery| Pediatric Urology

Hospital Affiliations

Areas of Focus


  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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Overall Rating:
46 total ratings | 18 reviews
March 27, 2024
Super grateful and excited to have this team caring for my grandchildren. Everyone was professional, helpful and provided outstanding care.
March 26, 2024
She was extremely nice and very knowledgeable. Didn't make me feel dumb for asking questions
March 21, 2024
Had some concerns took in 5 year old. Doctor was amazing as usual explained everything was patient and heard us. We left there feeling better
March 20, 2024
She was patient and took her time to explain everything to me in detail.
March 15, 2024
They were on time and all very welcoming form the admin to the assistant, nurse and doctors.