Dr. Gabriel Garcia-Diaz, MD

Dr. Gabriel Garcia-Diaz, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
38 y/o
(65)

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Dr. Gabriel Garcia-Diaz, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Merced, CA and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.

OrthoSpine Advance Health Inc

3180 Collins Dr Ste A

Merced, CA 95348
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Networks By Design
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Garcia-Diaz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sacrum Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Garcia-Diaz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia-Diaz "Every Patient deserves to have a good quality of life with no back or neck pain. For this reason I will do my best to do an accurate diagnosis to the patient in every case using my expertise."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Garcia-Diaz does not have any board certifications listed.

87  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture
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55  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University of Puerto Rico, Medical Science Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • San Francisco Spine Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Garcia-Diaz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Garcia-Diaz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garcia-Diaz's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garcia-Diaz to family and friends
65 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

  • 5
    (58)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Garcia-Diaz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Garcia Diaz did my surgery as an emergency patient. I was scared but he made me feel at ease and confident that i would be OK. He did an amazing job with the surgery and my back hasn't felt this good in the last 10 years!!
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Two years He gave me an injection and it took my pain away for almost two years. For the past month i been having constant pain so i decided to call the office, they said he was booked but could add me to the schedule. There was going to be a wait i took it i came in he gave me another shot and i...more
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Great Dr and staff! The team dynamic works very well, Garcia Diaz is very understanding and explains things in ways that make it easy to follow along. Does not fluff things, tell you in reality how things would be and doesn't push things onto you.
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I love this office! Super friendly staff, the atmosphere is just great with music and you just feel welcomed like family. Dr Garcia Diaz is caring and listens to you. I’ve never met a Dr like him!
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overall the surgery and the stay at the hospital were amazing and caring. Dr was good bed side manner and involved your care after surgery.
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