Dr. Alvaro Garcia, MD

Dr. Alvaro Garcia, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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45 y/o
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Dr. Alvaro Garcia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in general surgery, cosmetic surgery, and more.Read his story

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601 N Flamingo Rd Ste 308

Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Garcia's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Garcia treats Abdominal Disorders more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Garcia treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Hernia Repair
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Dr. Garcia performs Hernia Repair more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Garcia performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garcia performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Garcia performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am a board certified General surgeon with fellowship training. I perform abdominal wall reconstruction of complex abdominal wall hernias and body contouring ( liposuction) under total local anesthesia ( Tumescent anesthesia) I specialize in all areas of the abdominal wall reconstruction . My goal is to provide you with personalized care , Refine results and I strive for your satisfaction.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2006
    Orlando Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    Georgetown U Mc
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2001
    Yale/U Conn
    Internship Hospital
    2001
  • 1997
    Universidad Central De Venezuela--Luis Razetti, Escuela De Medicine Luis Razetti
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1990
    University Of Miami
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Award from clinical research in colorectal Surgery, Colon and Rectal Clinic of Orlando, 2006
  • Ann Marie Award to Clinical presentation, Georgetown University, 2005

Dr. Garcia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Garcia

3.9

Based on 29 reviews

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I am a 50 year old woman that was suffering from Fecal incontinence . My life was miserable. Dr Garcia Placed a Sacral Nerve Simulator . He explained to me with detail how the procedure was done and put me at ease . I no longer have fecal incontinence, I have my life back . I am so happy. I am so...Read More
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Dr Garcia was able to treat my pain in the rectal area surgery . I recovered very fast and I no longer has any pain or discomfort . He explained to me how the surgery was done and all risk and benefits. I was very comfortable and at ease undergoing to the procedure, Bu they way he treated my...Read More
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Dr Garcia was amazing, I had a ventral hernia and it was done very well, very nice healing and very little pain
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I could have nor asked for a better service, Dr make me feel better . I have been sick from my colon, He did a Robotic colectomy and did not have any pain, I am so much better now
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Great bedside manner and cares about his patients. A very good communicator and provides his patients with all the tools needed to make a decision.
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Humana
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Memorial Hospital West

Pembroke Pines, FL

Memorial Hospital Pembroke

Pembroke Pines, FL