Dr. Sonia Rebeles is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, and fellowship trained in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery. She is currently in private practice in Torrance, CA.
Dr. Rebeles received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Stanford University in Human Biology and her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio. She completed residency training in general Obstetrics and Gynecology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso. She was honored as the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists’ (AAGL) Honorary Resident and Best Laparoscopic Surgeon award. She is also an active member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.
Following residency, she obtained additional post-residency fellowship training in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, where she refined both traditional laparoscopic and robot-assisted (daVinci) surgical techniques using some of the earliest platforms of robot-assisted surgery. She published one of the first articles on robotic-assisted surgery in gynecologic surgery for obese and morbidly obese women in 2009.
After her fellowship training, she served as an Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of the Minimally Invasive Surgical Skills Laboratory at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. She has taught many physicians the fundamentals of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery throughout her career. Her first year as an attending physician, she earned the prestigious National Faculty Award from the Council on Residency Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CREOG).
Dr. Rebeles has been practicing Gynecology only in private practice beginning in 2012, initially in El Paso, Texas, where she earned the Best of the Border in Gynecology award in 2015. She has been practicing in the Los Angeles area since 2015, where she continues to educate others about gynecologic conditions through seminars and lectures.
In October 2022, Dr. Rebeles earned the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology’s Focused Practice Designation in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery. This designation recognizes physicians who have additional surgical expertise and dedicate a significant percentage of their practice to the care of women with benign and complex gynecologic diseases and manage complications using minimally invasive surgical techniques.