Jose Rivas, MD

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Specialties
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Primary Office
Address 8880 Royal Palm Boulevard
Suite 100
Coral Springs, FL 33065
Phone: 954-552-3888

About Me

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.

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
Languages
  • Spanish

Professional Highlights

Awards

  • 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