Humberto Rivas, MD, Pediatrics, Gonzales, TX, Gonzales Healthcare Systems

HumbertoRivasMD

Pediatrics Gonzales, TX

Director of Pediatrics & Neonatology - Gonzales Memorial Hospital/Sievers Medical Clinic

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Summary

  • Dr. Rivas completed his pediatric internship and pediatric residency at the UMDNJ-University Hospital/Children's Hospital of New Jersey (Currently Rutgers-Medical School) in 1992. He started his practice in Austin, TX in 1993 and remained there for 13 years before moving to Gonzales, TX in 2006.
    He has extensive experience in the care of complicated and healthy newborns as well as hospital and ambulatory care of children and adolescents up to the age of 21 years old. Beyond taking care of the whole spectrum of pediatrics he has special interests in Dermatology, Asthma/Allergies, Infectous Diseases and critically ill newborns and infants.

    Vision:
    We want to enhance the healthcare experience of our patients and their families by delivering care in the most convenient, timely, welcoming and effective manner and setting.

    Philosophy:
    We love this community and we are committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do by offering quality care through advance treatment, compassionate support and full family participation and communication.

Education & Training

  • UMDNJ-University Hospital
    UMDNJ-University HospitalResidency, Pediatrics, 1989 - 1992
  • Universidad de Ciencias Medicas
    Universidad de Ciencias MedicasClass of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1993 - 2022
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1992 - 2002

Press Mentions

  • Humberto J. Rivas, MD, Pediatrician with Docs 4 Kids Pediatrics
    Humberto J. Rivas, MD, Pediatrician with Docs 4 Kids PediatricsJuly 11th, 2019
  • Pediatra Nicaragüense Logra Distinción en Texas
    Pediatra Nicaragüense Logra Distinción en TexasJanuary 30th, 2017

Committees

  • Director, Neonatology Department 2017 - Present
  • Member, Medical Executive Committee 2014 - Present
  • Member, Credentials Committee (Gonzales Memorial Hospital) 2007 - Present
  • Director, Pediatric Department 2007 - Present

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish, Portuguese

Hospital Affiliations