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

  • 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.
  • 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 Proprotein Convertase 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.
  • Bottomley PA, Panjrath GS, Lai S, Hirsch GA, Wu K, Najjar SS, Steinberg A, Gerstenblith G, Weiss RG. Metabolic rates of ATP transfer through creatine kinase (CK Flux) predict clinical heart failure events and death. Sci Transl Med. 2013 Dec 11;5(215):215re3. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3007328. PubMed PMID: 24337482; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4440545.
  • Martin LD, Ziegelstein RC, Howell EE, Martire C, Hellmann DB, Hirsch GA. Hospitalists' ability to use hand-carried ultrasound for central venous pressure estimation after a brief training intervention: a pilot study. J Hosp Med. 2013 Dec;8(12):711-4. doi: 10.1002/jhm.2103. Epub 2013 Nov 16. PubMed PMID: 24243560.
  • Martin LD, Mathews S, Ziegelstein RC, Martire C, Howell EE, Hellmann DB, Hirsch GA. Prevalence of asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction in at-risk medical inpatients. Am J Med. 2013 Jan;126(1):68-73. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2012.06.020. Epub 2012 Nov 20. PubMed PMID: 23177548.
  • Hirsch GA, Bottomley PA, Gerstenblith G, Weiss RG. Allopurinol acutely increases adenosine triphospate energy delivery in failing human hearts. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Feb 28;59(9):802-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.10.895. PubMed PMID: 22361399; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4208309.