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Paul V. Loar III, M.D., FACOG

Paul V. Loar III, M.D., FACOG Photo

Provider Type: Physician

Board Certifications:
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


General Summary

Dr. Loar is the medical director of the gynecologic oncology program at North Austin Medical Center.


  • Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology
    The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI
  • Ob/Gyn Faculty
    The University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville, Jacksonville FL
  • Residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology
    The University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville, Jacksonville FL
  • Medical Doctorate
    The Medical College of Georgia, Augusta GA
  • Bachelor of Science
    The University of Georgia, Athens GA

Surgery Locations

  • Ascension Seton Northwest
  • St. David's Medical Center
  • St. David's North Austin Medical Center


Dr. Loar specializes in the care of women with gynecologic cancers including cervical, uterine or endometrial, ovarian, vulvar, vaginal cancers, gestational trophoblastic disease.


Dr. Loar has extensive experience in minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic and da Vinci robotic surgery, complex pelvic surgery, and radical surgery for advanced cancers, as well as chemotherapeutic and novel biologic treatments for gynecologic cancers.

Accolades & Memberships

  • American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • George W. Morley Society
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Travis County Medical Society
  • Austin’s Top Doctors, Gynecologic Oncology, Austin Monthly (2021)


  • Inhibition of Glycolysis Enhances Cisplatin-induced Apoptosis in Ovarian Cancer Cells

    American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2010

  • Gynecology

    Current Surgical Diagnosis and Treatment, 13th ed, 2009

  • Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Gynecologic Malignancies

    International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 2007

Research Interest

Dr. Loar believes that research should be a part of any oncology practice and has succeeded in helping to bring clinical trials to the North Austin office so that his patients will have access to the most advanced and up to date care available.

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Other Information

Originally from Savannah, Georgia, Dr. Loar graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.S. in Psychology. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia before completing his residency in Ob/Gyn at the University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville, where he stayed on as faculty prior to completing his fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Michigan, a national pioneer in robotic surgery.