Dr. Ernesto Garza Jr, MD

Dr. Ernesto Garza Jr, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 43

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Ernesto Garza Jr, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Mcallen, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Rio Grande Regional Hospital and McAllen Heart Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Garza Jr to book an appointment.


Locations

Valley Care Surgical Clinic

New Patient?
(956) 630-4161
Valley Care Clinics General Surgery416 Lindberg Ave Mcallen, TX 78501
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at Top Hospital General Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Garza Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Garza Jr

4.4

Based on 25 ratings

5 Stars
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(20)
4 Stars
8%
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (22)
  • Explained conditions well (22)
  • Listened & answered questions (22)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (17)
  • Appointment was rushed (4)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
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Yes, will recommend.. Dr. Garza is a Very compassionate person/ Dr. Medical staff is excellent aswell!! So happy I found him for my procedures. Thank you so much!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr. Garza Jr accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Garza Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garza Jr treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Garza Jr treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Umbilical Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garza Jr treats Umbilical Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Garza Jr treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garza Jr performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Garza Jr performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Garza Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Lump
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ernesto Garza Jr, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Mcallen, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Rio Grande Regional Hospital and McAllen Heart Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Garza Jr to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Residency Hospital
Baylor University Medical Center
Residency Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Rio Grande Regional Hospital

McAllen, TX

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

McAllen Heart Hospital

McAllen, TX
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

McAllen Medical Center

McAllen, TX
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Mission Regional Medical Center

Mission, TX

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

South Texas Health System Edinburg

Edinburg, TX

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)