Dr. Jerald Garcia, MD

Dr. Jerald Garcia, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(64)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jerald Garcia, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Honolulu, HI. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 8 years.

1525 Kalakaua Ave

Honolulu, HI 96826

Contact Information

(808) 206-5301

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia "Our philosophy at HiPain is to treat your pain using a multi-disciplinary approach, combining state-of-the-art techniques with good, old- fashioned individualized care. We strive for the best possible outcome. After all, life is too short to be in pain."
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

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 Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Case Western Reserve/ University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Case Western Reserve/ University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Case Western Reserve/ University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garcia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garcia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garcia to family and friends
2.5
based on 64 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (64)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (6)
  • 1
    (34)

Dr. Garcia's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Wailuku, HI |
I visited his office in Wailuku on Maui 3 times and never saw Dr. Garcia, I was seen by nurses and given no alternative for pain relief except Lyrica, (which has some bad side affects and can be addictive), and a cervical epidural, (which can only be performed very few times per year because it...more
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Kaneohe, HI |
On a scale of one to five, I give Dr. Garcia all fives ?????????? on his incompetence, immaturity, rudeness, poor bedside manner, inflexibility, and narrow mindedness. I have personally never met a worse physician. I am sure he did fine in school, which is how he got his MD, but he is no doctor....more
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Kaneohe, HI |
Dr. Garcia is young and extremely arrogant and condescending toward his patients. He does not allow the patient to be a part of the pain management process. He has no real understanding of the many different kinds of pain and that the same medicine does not work for everything. He's a one size fits...more
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Honolulu, HI |
I found the staff helpful, but Dr. Garcia was quite rude and impatient. It seemed like he blamed me for the fact that his prescribed treatment failed. He is physically rough when performing exams so I left appointments in more pain than when I arrived. The wait times are horrible (45 m-1.5 hrs),...more
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Wahiawa, HI |
I don't like the way they schedule Appointments ,don't like the way staff in front desk answer questions and taking phone calls,the waiting time always is between 45min and an hr after your appt time.If you call to ask a question staff never know very desapointed on how they work.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Garcia accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Garcia has admitting privileges

Kuakini Medical Center
347 N Kuakini St
Honolulu, HI 96817
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Pali Momi Medical Center
98-1079 Moanalua Rd
Aiea, HI 96701
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The Queen's Medical Center
1301 Punchbowl St
Honolulu, HI 96813
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