Dr. Robert Garcia, MD

Dr. Robert Garcia, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

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Dr. Robert Garcia, MD is a family medicine specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in family medicine and geriatric medicine.Read his story

DHMG Family Medicine - St. Joseph's

2927 N 7th Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP)
  • Health Net
  • Mercy Care
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • Self Pay
  • Sliding Scale
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Garcia's Experience

Dr. Garcia's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Geriatric Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Garcia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia "Robert Garcia, MD is a family medicine physician with Dignity Health Medical Group, on the campus of St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Garcia is a Phoenix, Arizona native and graduated with a B.S. in Psychology from Arizona State University. He received his medical degree from the University of Arizona College of Medicine in 1981, where he also completed a faculty development fellowship. Dr. Garcia is currently an Associate Dean with Creighton University and teaches with other faculty within the St. Joseph’s Family Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Garcia, who has been at St. Joseph’s for more than 20 years, completed his family medicine residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. He is board certified in Geriatric Medicine as well as Family Medicine. Dr. Garcia is former chairman of the Family Medicine Department and has served on several committees at St. Joseph’s. He is past president of the Arizona Geriatric Society, is the current president of the Arizona Academy of Family Physicians and the Arizona Academy of Family Physicians Foundation. Dr. Garcia has received six teaching awards from the St. Joseph’s Family Medicine Residency Program and was named one of the “Top Docs” by Phoenix Magazine in 1997, 2001 and 2003."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia "St. Joseph's Family Medicine provides a family centered medical home with comprehensive, compassionate care that is centered on each individual patient, their language and culture.  In addition to providing general medical care, we also perform many procedures and health education."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

163  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Health Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Robert Garcia, MD
Dr Garcia is a kind and gentle Dr. He gives his patients his full attention, listens to and answers all questions. His explanations are easy to understand and complete. Thank you Dr Garcia. Please don’t ever retire. His MA Nancy is AWESOME!
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