Dr. Alex Garrido, MD

Dr. Alex Garrido, MD

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Dr. Alex Garrido, MD is a family medicine specialist in Carbondale, IL. He graduated from Faculty of Medicine, North University, Barranquilla and specializes in family medicine and geriatric medicine.

2601 W Main St

Carbondale, IL 62901

Contact Information

(618) 549-5361

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 7 More

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Dr. Garrido's Experience

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Dr. Garrido's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Geriatric Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

305  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Faculty of Medicine, North University, Barranquilla
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Faculty of Medicine, North University, Barranquilla
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garrido has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garrido's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garrido to family and friends
28 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Garrido's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Garrido takes great care of his patients listening to their concerns and provides the best treatment without prescribing unnecessary medications
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Dr. Garrido is the best geriatrician in the Southern Illinois area, he says it like it is, he does not prescribe medications of abuse ( narcotics, benzodiazepines, adderall, etc) unless you need it and following current guidelines hence the haters posting untruthful comments because they didn’t get...more
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This Dr. diagnosed me with a stroke even after the neurologist told him it was MS. I agree with the other review that he does act like a toddler when he can't get his way. He is very insensitive.
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Dr. Garrido acts like a toddler when he doesn't get his way. If you disagree with him or dare to question him, instead of addressing your concerns or spending the time to explain his methods, he lashes out & is verbally abusive. He is negligent in the care of his patients and treats them them like...more
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I sat in a room for an hour to be talked to at typed at like a number. Can't reschedule. Not a doctor.
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