Raul Nakamatsu, M.D.

Raul Nakamatsu, M.D.

Raul Nakamatsu, M.D.

Raul Nakamatsu, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville Health Care Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-5131 - Academic Office
502-813-6500 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Infectious Diseases

 

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Infectious Disease

Education and Training

  • Medical School: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
  • Residency: University of Louisville Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville

 

Recent Publications

    • Griffin AT, Espinosa M, Nakamatsu R. Q fever endocarditis: an unusual presentation. Am J Med Sci. 2012 Dec;344(6):480-4. doi: 10.1097/MAJ.0b013e3182684979. Review. PubMed PMID: 23090066.
    • Umoren I, Nakamatsu R, Sciortino C, Sarver J, Blake S, Peyrani P, Wiemken T, Woods C, Ramirez J. An investigation of an outbreak: Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization in an intensive care cardiac unit. J Ky Med Assoc. 2009 Nov;107(11):443-9. PubMed PMID: 19999861.
    • Arnold FW, Patel A, Nakamatsu R, Smith RS, Newman D, Sciortino CV, Peyrani P, Snyder J, Schulz P, Ramirez JA. Establishing a hospital program to improve antimicrobial use, control bacterial resistance and contain healthcare costs: the University of Louisville experience. J Ky Med Assoc. 2007 Sep;105(9):431-7. PubMed PMID: 17941421.
    • Peyrani P, Christensen D, LaJoie AS, Nakamatsu R, Arnold F, Schulz P, Toala I, Ramirez A, Lobo S, Johnson B, Chesnut D, Richmond B, De La Cruz R, Carrico R, Ramirez J; Community-Acquired Pneumonia Organization Investigators. Antibiotic therapy of hospitalized patients with community-acquired pneumonia: an international perspective from the CAPO Cohort Study. J Ky Med Assoc. 2006 Nov;104(11):513-7. PubMed PMID: 17175853.