Arturo Garza Cavazos, MD

Associate Professor
Obstetrics and Gynecology

    About me

    • Board Certification: Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Specialties:
      • Obstetrical Care of the Low and High Risk Patient
      •  Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
      •  Surgical Education
      •  Office Gynecology
    • Clinic Locations:



    Languages spoken


    Education & training

    Assistant Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
    Board Certifications
    Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Medical School
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Miami, FL
    SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL - Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery


    Research Interests
    Pelvic pain and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.


    •    Loret de Mola JR, Yi L, Tan H, Garza A, Chernicky CL. Insulin-like Growth Factors and Cell Growth in Rat Leiomyoma. IFFS 18th World Congress on Fertility and Sterility, Montreal, Canada May 23-28, 2004, Oral Presentation No. 0651.                    
    • J.R. Loret de Mola, L.Yi, H. Tan, A. Garza, K. Giardina and C.L. Chernicky. Insulin-like growth factors in rat leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma.  Abstract presented at the IFFS 18th World Congress on Fertility and Sterility, Montreal, Canada, 5/2004.
    • Loret de Mola JR, Yi L, Tan H, Garza A, Giardina K, Chernicky CL. Insulin-like Growth factors in Rat Leiomyoma and Leiomyosarcoma. In: Proceedings of the 18th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Fertility Societies. Saunders, 2004.
    • The Utility of the shock index to predict a ruptured ectopic pregnancy. S.R. Jaramillo, P. Takacs, N. Chakhtoura, A. Garza-Cavazos, K. Barnhart. Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami,  Miller School of Medicine,  Miami, FL; Penn Fertility Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.  Poster, ASRM, Denver, Co, 10/2010.
    • Safety of Seprafilm Use During Cesarean Section. A. Garza-Cavazos, J. Arango-Longo, V.H. Gonzalez-Quintero, Poster, William A. Little Society, Miami, FL. 4/2010.
    • Metallothionein Expression and Regulation in Human Endometrium. M.S. Krause MD, M. Li BS, A. Garza-Cavazos MD, J.R. Loret de Mola MD, M.E. McAsey PhD.  Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL. Poster presentation, ASRM, Orlando, FL, 10/2011.
    • Robotic Assisted Hemihysterectomy in Patients with Obstructed Hemiuterus. A. Garza-Cavazos, J.R. Loret de Mola. Video accepted to the ACOG Multimedia Library. 2012 Publications Catalog.
    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: New Definitions and Contemporary Terminology. A. Garza-Cavazos, J.R. Loret de Mola. Female Patient. August 2012.
    • Location of Epigastric Vessels Stratified by Body Mass Index.  A. Garza-Cavazos, S. Lay, K. Groesch, J. Buedefeldt, S. Siddique. Oral presentation, AAGL, Las Vegas, Nov. 2012.
    • Management of Adnexal Masses in the Pediatric/Adolescent Population: A Review.  H. Hoefgen, A. Garza-Cavazos, K. Groesch, T. Carter, M.E. McAsey. Poster presentation, COAG, Chicago, IL, Oct. 2012.
    • A Comparison of the Sensitivity of the Medtronic iPro Continuous Glucose Monitoring and Standard Diagnostic Criteria for Diabetes in Women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. A.Huff, S. Radtke, A. Garza-Cavazos, K. Groesch, E. Paris, J.R. Loret de Mola, M.E. McAsey. Abstract to be submitted to ASRM 2014. 
    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Contemporary Management. A. Garza-Cavazos, J.R. Loret de Mola. Review pending submission to Female Patient, Dec.,2013.


    Advancing Minimally Invasive Gynecology Award, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital

    Kenneth C. Edelin Prize, for superior academic acheivement in Obstetrics and Gynecology, compassion and understanding toward patients and interest in minority health care. Boston, MA