Glenn A. Hirsch, M.D., M.H.S., FACC

Glenn A. Hirsch, M.D., M.H.S., FACC

Glenn A. Hirsch, M.D., M.S.H., FACC

Glenn A. Hirsch, M.D., M.H.S., FACC

UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-7959 - Academic Office
502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
General Cardiology; Cardiovascular Critical Care; Echocardiography; Cardiac MRI


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Cardiovascular Disease

Education and Training

  • Medical School: Loyola University Chicago - Stritch School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Michigan Health System
  • Fellowship: The Johns Hopkins University; National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
  • M.H.S.: The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health


Featured Publications

  • Harkema SJ, Wang S, Angeli CA, Chen Y, Boakye M, Ugiliweneza B, Hirsch GA. Normalization of Blood Pressure With Spinal Cord Epidural Stimulation After Severe Spinal Cord Injury. Front Hum Neurosci. 2018 Mar 8;12:83. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2018.00083. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 29568266; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5852107.
  • Tripathi A, Abbott JD, Fonarow GC, Khan AR, Barry NG 4th, Ikram S, Coram R, Mathew V, Kirtane AJ, Nallamothu BK, Hirsch GA, Bhatt DL. Thirty-Day Readmission Rate and Costs After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the United States: A National Readmission Database Analysis. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Dec;10(12). pii: e005925. doi: 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.117.005925. PubMed PMID: 29246918.
  • Wenger NK, Doherty CL, Gurwitz JH, Hirsch GA, Holmes HM, Maurer MS, Murray MD. Optimization of Drug Prescription and Medication Management in Older Adults with Cardiovascular Disease. Drugs Aging. 2017 Nov;34(11):803-810. doi: 10.1007/s40266-017-0494-2. PubMed PMID: 29110264.
  • Brown LE, Bottinor W, Tripathi A, Carroll T, Dillon WC, Lokits C, Halperin HR, Hirsch GA. A Novel, 5-Minute, Multisensory Training Session to Teach High-Quality Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation to the Public: Alive in Five. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2017 Jun;10(6). pii: e003404. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.116.003404. PubMed PMID: 28615176.
  • DeFilippis AP, Trainor PJ, Hill BG, Amraotkar AR, Rai SN, Hirsch GA, Rouchka EC, Bhatnagar A. Identification of a plasma metabolomic signature of thrombotic myocardial infarction that is distinct from non-thrombotic myocardial infarction and stable coronary artery disease. PLoS One. 2017 Apr 17;12(4):e0175591. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175591. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28414761; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5393610.
  • Khan AR, Bavishi C, Riaz H, Farid TA, Khan S, Atlas M, Hirsch G, Ikram S, Bolli R. Increased Risk of Adverse Neurocognitive Outcomes With ProproteinConvertase Subtilisin-Kexin Type 9 Inhibitors. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2017 Jan;10(1). pii: e003153. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.116.003153. PubMed PMID: 28073851.
  • Khan AR, Abdulhak AB, Luni FK, Farid TA, Riaz H, Ruzieh M, Pham L, Hirsch G, Bolli R. Oxygen Administration Does Not Influence the Prognosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Meta-Analysis. Am J Ther. 2016 Nov 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27846023.
  • Golwala H, Pant S, Pandey A, Flaherty MP, Hirsch GA, Kirtane AJ. Heparin Versus Bivalirudin in ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A SCAI-Based National Survey From US Interventional Cardiologists. J Invasive Cardiol. 2016 Sep;28(9):351-6. PubMed PMID: 27591687.
  • Pant S, Patel NJ, Deshmukh A, Golwala H, Patel N, Badheka A, Hirsch GA, Mehta JL. Trends in infective endocarditis incidence, microbiology, and valve replacement in the United States from 2000 to 2011. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 May 19;65(19):2070-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.03.518. PubMed PMID: 25975469.
  • Flaherty MP, Mohsen A, Moore JB 4th, Bartoli CR, Schneibel E, Rawasia W, Williams ML, Grubb KJ, Hirsch GA. Predictors and clinical impact of pre-existing and acquired thrombocytopenia following transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Jan 1;85(1):118-29. doi: 10.1002/ccd.25668. Epub 2014 Sep 30. PubMed PMID: 25204308.