Dr. Jim S. Garza, MD
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Dr. Jim S. Garza, MD

Cardiac Surgery | Male

Houston Hernia Center 3700 Buffalo Speedway Ste 350, Houston, TX 77098 Get Directions
(713) 932-1001

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Dr. Garza specializes in Cardiac Surgery and practices in Houston, TX. He practices at 2 locations.

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    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Disease
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Hernia Repair
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision

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      • Failure to keep adequate medical records  (6/14/2013)
      • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
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      • State: Texas
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    Education

    • Medical School
      Baylor University

      Graduated in 1975

    • Residency Hospital
      Baylor College Med Affil Hospital

      Completed in 1979

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish
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    • Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
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