Dr. Joseph R. Garcia, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 57

1111 W Frank Ave Suite 202
Lufkin, TX 75904
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Sheridan Memorial Hospital
1401 West 5th Street
Sheridan, WY 82801

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1717 Highway 59 Loop N Suite A
Livingston, TX 77351
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1111 W Frank Ave Suite 202
Lufkin, TX 75904
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    Dr. Garcia's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1987
    • Internal Medicine, 1986
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Garcia

    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

    Medical School

    University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Graduated in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Garcia & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Garcia's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Is Dr. Garcia accepting new patients?

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    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

    A
    1717 Highway 59 Loop N Suite A
    Livingston, TX 77351
    (936) 329-8400 (Office)
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    Heart and Vascular Diagnostics
    1111 W Frank Ave Suite 202
    Lufkin, TX 75904
    (936) 631-3480 (Office)
    C
    2405 W Missouri Ave
    Midland, TX 79701
    (432) 683-2723 (Office)
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