Dr. Nicholas Garcia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.


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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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Dr. Garcia accepts the following insurance:

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Medicaid
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Dr. Garcia's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garcia treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Garcia treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garcia treats Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Garcia treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garcia treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Garcia treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Garcia's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

About Me

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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Exeter Hospital

Exeter, NH

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