Hiram L. Rivas, M.D.

Hiram L. Rivas, M.D.

Hiram L. Rivas-Perez, M.D.

Hiram L. Rivas, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine

UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202
502-852-5841 - Academic Office
502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
Pulmonology; Critical Care Medicine; Lung Cancer; Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder; Asthma; Pulmonary Rehabilitation


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Pulmonary Disease / Critical Care Medicine

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Puerto Rico
  • Residency: University of Puerto Rico Hospital
  • Fellowship: The Ohio State University


Featured Publications

  • Rivas-Perez H, Nana-Sinkam P. Integrating pulmonary rehabilitation into the multidisciplinary management of lung cancer: a review. Respir Med. 2015 Apr;109(4):437-42. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2015.01.001. Epub 2015 Jan 22. Review. PubMed PMID: 25641113.
  • Rivas H, Laureano AF, Serrano J, Nazario CM. Lung and bronchus cancer in Puerto Rico: changes in incidence and mortality rates by histology and sex during 1987-2003. P R Health Sci J. 2011 Dec;30(4):176-81. PubMed PMID: 22263297.