Enrique D. Garcia-Sayan Rivas, MD
- Clinical Interests:
- Preventive cardiology, management of patients with valvular heart disease, coronary artery disease and congestive heart failure, cardiovascular imaging
- Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine
Universidad Peruana Cayetano, 2004
Henry Ford Hospital, 2008
Rush University Medical Center, 2012
Enrique Garcia-Sayan Rivas, MD, received his medical degree from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Henry Ford Hospital (Detroit, MI) where he served as chief resident, and a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Rush University Medical Center (Chicago, IL) where he served as chief fellow.
He practiced as a cardiologist at Mount Sinai Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, before joining the faculty at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth as an assistant professor. In addition to his clinical duties, he currently serves as the director of echocardiography and associate chief of cardiology at LBJ General Hospital.
He enjoys teaching medical students, residents and cardiology fellows, and has published several papers in peer-reviewed publications in his field.