Dr. Ricardo Garza, MD

Dr. Ricardo Garza, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Ricardo Garza, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1984 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

6800 W Interstate 10 Ste 110

San Antonio, TX 78201

Contact Information

(210) 614-6391

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Garza'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. Garza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Garza "Dr. Garza was born in San Antonio Texas. His family is from South TX and Rio Grande Valley. Educated in Texas (UTSA Undergraduate). Invasive cardiologist in San Antonio for 27 years."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garza "Dr. Garza and his staff are dedicated to providing the outstanding preventive, diagnostic and treatment options to their patients with heart disease. Practicing general and interventional cardiology, Dr. Garza has a long history of serving this community. He and his team are focused on delivering outstanding, compassionate care. World-class care. One patient at a time."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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24  Procedures

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

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Tex Health Scis Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Tex Health Scis Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • St Lukes Episcopal Hosp/Tex Hear
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garza's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garza to family and friends
21 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Garza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Garza is knowledgeable, kind and devotes quality time to each patient every visit. He deserves more than 5 stars. Thank you Dr Garza.
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Great Doctor - always waiting. 2hr + wait even if your are the first appt.
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Dr. Garza has been my father's doctor for 30 yrs. He is a god send. He saw my father as soon as he arrived. My father had already had a heart attack.and he immediatey put him in the hospital and did testing. He then set him up with Dr. Hamner who did an excellent job. I believe Dr Garza saved my...more
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I am extremely thankful to Dr. RICARDO Garza, MD cardiologist! He has been helping my daddy through his heart disease for 2 decades! His conservative, thoughtful, knowledge based, and of course patient based approach is exceptional. I thank him for for not having a cookie cutter approach to...more
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Great personable individual. My wife an I can ask "101 questions" and he is more than happy to answer each and everyone of them! He is very detailed and thorough with the results of my diagnostic exams.
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