Dr. Hector Chapa

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dallas, TX
24 years experience male

About

Bio

Dr Chapa is a nationally and internationally recognized speaker for advancement of women’s health care. He is a Board Certified ObGyn in private practice in Dallas, Texas. He currently serves as the Medical director for the Women's Specialty Center in Oak Cliff and is involved in minimally invasive gynecological research. He is a graduate of UT Southwestern Medical School and Parkland Hospital. He is a published author in women's health and is considered a key leader in hysteroscopic surgery. Dr Chapa has been an invited faculty member in Israel, Canada, The Netherlands, The European Union, South Africa, and the Middle East.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Doctor Q&A

383 Answers
290 Agrees
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Chapa
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Benign ovarian cyst: An Endometrioma is a benign ovarian cyst. Diagnosis may need surgery. It is part of a clinical picture called endometriosis. Any ovarian cyst can cau ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Chapa
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal discharge : The white contaminants are likely coming from the vaginal area. It is not uncommon to have vaginal discharge increase in the first trimester. Most com ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Chapa
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be yeast : Skin yeast infections are called tinea. They may present in areas you describe due to moisture and warm there. Try OTC nystatin powder and/or topical ... Read More
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Nov 6, 2012
I've met Dr. Chapa & attended his presentation on Essure sterilization. Great, knowledgeable speaker & very well educated. Good qualities for a great physician. Very highly recommend this hard-work...Read More
Sep 6, 2012
Dr. Chapa is a kind, considerate doctor who really listens to the needs of his patients. I would send my family to him without reservation.
Jul 23, 2012
Dr. Chapa knows more about Essure than almost any other doctor! I contact him when I have questions.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for taking the time to answer. I also have irregular periods and is very hard for me to loose weight analisys were 1 day before period
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Thankyou so much, i was also taking the medication Doxycycline a couple weeks ago i dnt know if that would help, but i will get that checked
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This saved my life. Thank You! Seriously. If I was pregnant my parents would make me give up my baby and keep my locked on my room till I 78

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, TX
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

Parkland Memorial Hospital

Awards

Methodist Medical Center Dallas

Affiliations

ACOG, AAGL
Central Association of ObGyn
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