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Joseph de la Garza, M.D., FACOG

General Summary

Dr. Joseph de la Garza specializes in gynecologic oncology.


  • Fellowship
    University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL
  • Residency
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO
  • Medical Doctorate
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Surgery Locations

  • Methodist Hospital
  • St. Lukes Baptist Hospital
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Medical Center
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Westover Hills
  • Methodist Stone Oak Hospital
  • Metropolitan Methodist Hospital
  • Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital

Conditions & Procedures

Uterine Cancer (Endometrial)

  • Robotic Laparoscopic Hysterectomy / Bilateral Salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO)
  • Robotic Radical Hysterectomy / BSO
  • Robotic Lymphadenectomy / Sentinel Lymph Node (SLN) Mapping
  • Fertility-sparing Approach

Ovarian Cancer

  • Cytoreductive Surgery (Debulking)
  • Interval Robotic Laparoscopic Cytoreductive Surgery
  • Ovarian Cancer Cytoreductive Curgery (Laparotomy)
  • Fertility-sparing approach

Cervical Cancer

  • Colposcopy
  • Cervical Dysplastic - Cold Knife Cone and Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP)
  • Robotic Radical Hysterectomy
  • Fertility sparing Approach

Peritoneal Cancer

  • Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) for Gastrointestinal Malignancies

Vulvar Cancer

  • Radical Vulvectomy
  • CO2 Laser Ablation of Vaginal Dysplasia
  • Sentinel Lymph Node (SLN) Mapping

Other Conditions

  • Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Gynecological Sarcomas
  • Complex Benign Gynecological Conditions

Other Procedures

  • Robotic Malignancy Staging
  • Robotic Laparoscopic Pelvic SLN
  • Tumor Debulking for Gynecologic Malignancies
  • Cytoreductive Surgery
  • Advanced Pelvic Surgery
  • Complex obstetrical surgeries such as those for placenta previa, placenta accreata, and cesearean section scar ectopic pregnancy