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Dr. Novoa feels that Obstetricians need to make a more concerted effort to improve their delivery statistics. This is why he posts his statistics for the public to see. If your doctor is not posting their statistics, you should ask them "WHY NOT?"

Gynecology Statistics
  • Dr. Novoa performs laparoscopic procedures including laparoscopic tubal ligations, laparoscopic ectopic pregnancy removals, laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomies as well as other advanced operative laparoscopic surgeries.
  • Besides performing laparoscopic hysterectomies, Dr. Novoa has performed hundreds of traditional method hysterectomies with a preference on performing the more difficult and skill requiring vaginal approach (total vaginal hysterectomy) over the abdominal approach (total abdominal hysterectomy).
  • Dr. Novoa is a very experienced physician in El Paso performing intrauterine device (Mirena and Paragard) placement, having inserted hundreds over the past 7 years.
  • Dr. Novoa is privileged at hospitals in the El Paso area including Del Sol, Las Palmas, Sierra Medical Center and Providence Memorial Hospital.
  • Dr. Novoa accepts many insurances including Medicaid and Medicare.
Obstetrics Statistics
  • Dr. Novoa, on average, delivers 150-200 babies per year.
  • Dr. Novoa is privileged at hospitals in the El Paso area including Del Sol, Las Palmas, Sierra Medical Center and Providence Memorial Hospital.
  • Dr. Novoa delivers greater than 99% of his own patients.
  • Dr. Novoa's primary Cesarean section rate averages below 10% per year. This represents >90% vaginal delivery rate.
  • Dr. Novoa assists in Trial of Labor (TOL)/Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Section (VBAC) deliveries on single previous Cesarean section candidates with a 90% success rate.
  • Dr. Novoa accepts many insurance plans. He accepts Texas Medicaid Insurance including Superior and El Paso First Insurance.
Cosmetic Procedures
  • Dr. Novoa is one of the only physicians in El Paso currently performing cosmetic gynecology, vaginal rejuvenation surgery (VRS) and Virginal Size Restoration Surgery (VSRS)