Obstetrics & Gynecology

Jose R. Nieves , MD

Brownsville Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates
800 W Jefferson St Ste 210
Brownsville, TX 78520

(956) 550-8733

Overview

Dr. Nieves has been serving the medical needs of the Brownsville community since 1994. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Puerto Rico in 1981, subsequently decided to pursue medical studies and completed his Doctorate in Medicine at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine in 1990. He trained in OB/GYN at University District Hospital in Rio Piedras, PR under Karlis Adamsons, MD, completing his residency in 1994; during his residency he trained in basic and advanced laparoscopy during his clinical rotation in Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City in 1992. Since 1995 he has served as Chairman of the Laser Committee, Chairman of the Safety Department, Chairman of the OB/GYN Department, Chairman of the Credentials and Ethics Department and as Chief of Staff at Brownsville Medical Center/Valley Baptist Medical Center %u2013 Brownsville. Dr. Nieves is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology since 1997 and is a Fellow of the American College of OB/GYN since 1998. Professional interests include minimally invasive surgery, vaginal surgery and high risk obstetrics. In 2009 Dr. Nieves became the first Brownsville gynecologist to perform a robotic-assisted hysterectomy, and he is an enthusiastic proponent and practitioner of robotic-assisted surgery. On July 13, 2012 he performed the first robotic assisted operation ever in Brownsville. Dr. Nieves is at present Chairman of the Robotic Surgery Committee at Valley Baptist %u2013 Brownsville. When he is not working he enjoys the company of his wife Magdalena and two children %u2013 Sebastian, age 12 and Paola Ximena, age 8.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 33 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Specialties

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Valley Baptist Medical Center

Education and Training

Medical School
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine Graduated in 1990

Main Location

Brownsville Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates
800 W Jefferson St Ste 210
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 550-8733

Fax: (956) 655-0929
Website: www.bogagyn.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:30 AM-12:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Other Locations

Valley Baptist Medical Center Brownsville
1040 W Jefferson St
Brownsville, TX 78520

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Valley Regional Medical Center
100 E Alton Gloor Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78526

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO Open Access
  • Aetna Innovation Health Aetna Premier Care Network Plus
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Ambetter TX
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana / ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana Rio Grande EPOx
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Medica Choice With UHC
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Molina Marketplace TX
  • Molina Mrktplace - TX MRF
  • Molina place TX
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • TX Ambetter
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO