Dr. Nicholas Garcia, MD

Dr. Nicholas Garcia, MD

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49 y/o
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Dr. Nicholas Garcia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.Read his story

Pulse Heart Institute Vascular Services - Tacoma

419 S L St

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Aneurysm
high
more than 85% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Garcia'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.

Dr. Garcia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia "Nicholas Garcia, MD, is a vascular surgeon who treats a wide spectrum of vascular diseases. From abdominal aortic aneurysms to blockages of arteries in necks and legs, Dr. Garcia uses advanced imaging to performs open or minimally invasive repairs, as appropriate. His clinical interest is in advanced endovascular interventions. Away from work,he enjoys golf."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia "I strive to provide my patients the best possible care available. As such,I continuously work to increase my medical knowledge and to improve my technical skill. I partner with my patients to develop the best possible care plan which meets their treatment goals and expectations."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny And Presby Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garcia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garcia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Garcia

4.0

Based on 2 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Nicholas Garcia, MD
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Dr' Garcia made me comfortable with his demeanor and his expertise in vascular surgery. He gave me detailed information about my upcoming surgery. He allotted sufficient time explaining the surgery, risks involved and answered all the questions I had.
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