Maria Milian Sobarzo — OBGYN

Katy, TX—Prominently featured in The Inner Circle, Maria Milian Sobarzo, MD, FACOG, is acknowledged as a Top Pinnacle Healthcare Professional for her contributions to the fields of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Sobarzo moved to Sweeny, Texas from Cuba at the age 7. She began her educational journey at Texas A&M, earning both her Bachelor of Science degree in 1981, and her Medical degree in 1985. She then completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Arkansas in 1989. A board- certified Fellow in Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology (FACOG), Dr. Sobarzo has been serving the Katy/West Houston area since 1989. She also practices at Houston Methodist West Hospital and Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital.

Dr. Sobarzo practiced Obstetrics and Gynecology for more than 25 years, and realized she wanted to focus primarily on Gynecology. Known for her passionate advocacy for reproductive health, the doctor will do everything she can to help her patients feel their best. She has extensive experience with women’s health issues, including routine examinations, contraception, laparoscopy, menopause, uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts, and other issues, and works with Dr. Allyson Patronella and a talented team to help every patient receive the best possible gynecological care.

With more than 32 years of experience in the field, Dr. Sobarzo specializes in minimally invasive procedures, and regularly performs robotic procedures at her practice, Advanced Women’s Wellness. She offers a wide range of wellness and health services, including hysterectomies, both laparoscopically and with open laparotomy; hysteroscopies; uterine endometrial ablations; and Myosure procedures. The doctor also performs in-office procedures, such as colposcopies; biopsies of the cervix, vagina, and vulva; endocervical/endometrial biopsies; cryotherapy; LEEP procedures; IUD insertion and removal; and Nexplanon placements.

According to Dr. Sobarzo, Advanced Women’s Wellness offers the MonaLisa Touch Vaginal Rejuvenation Procedure, which uses gentle lasers to create collagen growth and a healing response to restimulate the vagina and she is a Certified Legacy Provider of the hormone replacement therapy bioTE. The doctor notes that Advanced Women’s Wellness is the first practice in the Houston area to use DySIS, the latest advancement in in-office colposcopy technology and they also utilize Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP) as an in-office procedure that can cut away a thin layer of the cervix to remove abnormal cells.

Aside from her professional pursuits, Dr. Sobarzo volunteers with Living Water and the Make a Wish Foundation. She has been recognized for many accomplishments during her career, including an award for Advanced Women’s Wellness as the winner of the Living Best of Reader’s Choice Award in 2016.

Fluent in both English and Spanish, Dr. Sobarzo enjoys singing in her church choir; running; spending quality time with her husband, Dr. Arturo, and her sons Gabriel, Daniel, Miguel, and Samuel. She would like to dedicate this honorable recognition to her mentors, Dr. Miller and Dr. Quark.

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