Dr. Wu Rivas practices in our Orange office. She is affiliated with Milford Hospital, Yale-New Haven Hospital’s York Street campus and Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael campus.
Dr. Lena Wu Rivas attended medical school at Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra in Santiago, Dominican Republic. After medical school, she worked for three years seeing diabetic patients in the Patronato de Lucha Contra La Diabetes in Santiago, where she focused on treating type 1 and type 2 diabetic patients. She completed her internship and residency at the Hospital of Saint Raphael in New Haven, where she became chief medical resident after her residency.
Dr. Wu Rivas is board certified in internal medicine. She has privileges at Milford Hospital and Yale New Haven Hospital. She is also an assistant clinical professor at the Frank H. Netter M.D. School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University.
Awards & Accolades
2021 “Best Family Doctor Winner”
New Haven Register Reader’s Poll
- Doctor of medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, 2006
- Internal medicine, 2012
Post Graduate Training
- Chief medical resident, Hospital of Saint Raphael, 2012 - 2013
- Internship and residency in internal medicine, Hospital of Saint Raphael, 2009 - 2012
- American College of Physicians