Dr. Arturo A. Garza, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 54

1700 E Saunders St
Laredo, TX 78041
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Dr. Garza:

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Dr. Garza's Experience

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Dr. Garza's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Garza Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Thoracentesis

Conditions Dr. Garza Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Laredo Medical Center
1700 East Saunders Street
Laredo, TX 78041

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Garza

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8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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LAREDO MEDICAL CENTER
1700 E Saunders St
Laredo, TX 78041
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7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Dr. Garza's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Thoracentesis
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    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Empyema
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Garza

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Residency Hospital

    Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Garza & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Garza's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Laredo Medical Center where Dr. Garza has admitting privileges:

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  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Garza

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garza to family and friends

    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Over 45 minutes 1 response
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Garza
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Garza accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Garza before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Assurant Health
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • GEHA
    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Molina
    • MultiPlan
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    LAREDO MEDICAL CENTER
    1700 E Saunders St
    Laredo, TX 78041
    (956) 728-0107 (Office)
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