Jose Rivas, MD

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Specialties
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gender
Male

Primary Office
4100 Hollywood Blvd,
2nd Floor
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone
954-518-4100
Fax:
954-518-9701
Alternate Location
1951 SW 172nd Avenue
Suite 405
Miramar, FL 33029
Phone
954-538-1300
Fax:
954-538-1303

Meet the Physician

Dr. Jose Rivas is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist. He graduated from the University of Guadalajara School of Medicine in 1999. He completed his internship at New York Medical College in 2000, and went on to complete his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at St. Luke’s Hospital in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania in 2004. Dr. Rivas specializes in advanced laparoscopic pelvic surgery, including laparoscopic hysterectomy, and in the latest techniques for incontinence and prolapse surgery. Dr. Rivas cares for routine as well as high-risk pregnancies.

Links to video, media, testimonials, etc.
Bladder Health Program of South Florida at Memorial Hospital Miramar
The Bladder Health Program of South Florida at Memorial Hospital Miramar assembles a team of highly skilled, board-certified specialists in urology, obstetrics/gynecology and/or gynecologic oncology.
http://www.memorialmiramar.com/services/bladder-health/index.cfm
Languages
  • Spanish

Research

Awards and honors
Special Excellence in Endoscopic Procedures Award, St. Luke’s Hospital, 2005
Best Surgeon Award, St. Luke’s Hospital, 2005
Best Research Project Award, St. Luke’s Hospital, 2005
Defensive Player of the Year Award, State of Florida Junior College All-Star Baseball Team, 1990
Bobby Maduro Award for Excellence and Leadership

Professional organizations
American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Medical Association

Presentations
“The Effects of Vaginal Lubricants on Insertional Pain and Efficacy of Misoprostol for Cervical Ripening,” 53rd Annual Clinical Meeting of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists

Education

Education
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, 1999, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Residencies
  • St Lukes Hospital, 2005, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certifications
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology-Obstetrics and Gynecology

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