Dr. Raul Nakamatsu MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Raul Nakamatsu is an infectious disease specialist in Louisville, Kentucky. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Robley Rex Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Louisville Hospital. He received his medical degree from Cayetano Heredia University and has been in practice for 19 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Robley Rex Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 4 at University of Louisville Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

University of Louisville
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998 - 2001

University of Louisville
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2001 - 2003

Cayetano Heredia University
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Q Fever Endocarditis: An Unusual Presentation.
Griffin, A. T., Espinosa, M., Nakamatsu, R.

Computed tomography measurements of parapneumonic effusion indicative of thoracentesis.
Moffett, B. K., Panchabhai, T. S., Anaya, E., Nakamatsu, R., Arnold, F. W., Peyrani, P., Wiemken, T., Guardiola, J., Ramirez, J. A.

Predicting mortality in hospitalized patients with 2009 H1N1 influenza pneumonia.
Riquelme, R., Jiménez, P., Videla, A. J., Lopez, H., Chalmers, J., Singanayagam, A., Riquelme, M., Peyrani, P., Wiemken, T., Arbo, G., Benchetrit, G., Rioseco, M. L., Ayesu, K., Klotchko, A., Marzoratti, L., Raya, M., Figueroa, S., Saavedra, F., Pryluka

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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