Dr. Ronald E. De La Pena, MD

Dr. Ronald E. De La Pena, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology | Male | 53 years old

His mission is to provide the highest quality care. He has over 27 years of...Read more

Arroyo Oaks Medical Associates, Inc
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His mission is to provide the highest quality care. He has over 27 years of experience. He specializes in minimally...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Obstetrics & Gynecology

      Board Certifications

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      • Obstetrics & Gynecology

      Conditions Treated

      • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
      • Urinary Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
      • Pregnancy Test

      Background Check

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1991

      • Internship Hospital
        UCLA Olive View Med Center

        Completed in 1992

      • Residency Hospital
        Ut Southwestern Parkland Hospital

        Completed in 1995

      • Undergraduate School
        Stanford University

        Graduated in 1986

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. De La Pena's Care Philosophy

      His mission is to provide the highest quality care. He has over 27 years of experience. He specializes in minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic hysterectomy often requiring only an overnight hospital stay, and out-patient vaginal reconstruction and urinary incontinence procedures. In office: hysteroscopy (telescope) evaluations of uterus, Essure, & Her Option. He specializes in "VBAC", and has a low Cesarean section rate. In 2011 his primary Cesarean rate was 11.42%