Dr. Potenciano Garcia Jr, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
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Dr. Potenciano Garcia Jr, MD
Dr. Potenciano Garcia Jr, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in McAllen, TX. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Garcia Jr is affiliated with Mission Regional Medical Center, Edinburg Regional Medical Center and Doctors Hospital at Renaissance.

1200 E Savannah Ave Ste 16

McAllen, TX 78503

Contact Information

(956) 631-3344

Dr. Potenciano Garcia Jr, MD

Dr. Potenciano Garcia Jr, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • U Santo Tomas
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Santo Tomas U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • St Johns Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • St Lukes Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Hospitals Of Cleveland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garcia Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Garcia Jr accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Garcia Jr has admitting privileges

Edinburg Regional Medical Center
1102 W Trenton Rd
Edinburg, TX 78539
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Doctors Hospital at Renaissance
5501 S McColl Rd
Edinburg, TX 78539
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Mission Regional Medical Center
900 S Bryan Rd
Mission, TX 78572
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