About Us

ABOUT THE DOCTOR

Arturo Menchaca MD is a Board Certified Gynecologist with a subspecialty in Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstruction.

Education
St. Ignatius College Prep. in Chicago.
University of Illinois at Chicago B.S. in Biology and Chemistry
University of Illinois Medical School, M.D.

Post Doctoral Training
University of Iowa Medical Center. Rotating Intership
Mount Sinai Medical Center in Chicago. Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Research Fellowships
Fellowship in Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstruction
St. Mary’s medical Center in Centralia Illinois.

Licensure and Board Certification
Fellow American College of Surgeons since 1989. 
Fellow and board certified by the American board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Academic & Administrative Appointments
Clinical Instructor at Rush Medical School.

Hospital Appointments
La Grange Memorial Hospital
Hinsdale Hospital

Memberships, Offices and Committee Appointments
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology 
American Academy of Cosmetic Gynecologists 
International Society of Cosmetogynecology 
American College of Surgeons 
American Urogynecologic Society 
American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery 
American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
American Medical Association 
North American Society of Phlebology 
American Association of Cosmetic Surgery

Other Professional Positions & Major Appointments
Was Chairman and Vice chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at La Grange Memorial Hospital.

Awards & Honors
1987- Abbie Norman Prince Award for outstanding resident. 
1987 Named Outstanding Resident in Gynecologic Endoscopy by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists

Research Interests
UROGYNECOLOGY, COSMETIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY

Bibliography
Vesical Endometrosis Following Bladder Injury 
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 
Dec. 15, 1985, vol 153, No 8 

The Incidence of Chlamydia Trachomatis in Peripartal Fallopian Tubes. 
Journal of Reproductive Medicine. 
Feb 1988 Vol 33, No 2 

The Rectur Abdominis Muscle Flap in a Combined Abdominal-Vaginal Repair of Difficult Vesico- 
Vaginal Fistulae.
Journal of Reproductive Medicine.
May 1990 Vol 35 No 5 P-565