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Dr. Stephen Garcia, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Garcia

Springfield Nephrology Associates, INC

1911 S National Ave Ste 301 Springfield, MO 65804

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(417) 886-5000


Dr. Stephen Garcia, MD is a nephrology specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in nephrology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction . Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Garcia accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Garcia's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garcia treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Garcia treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garcia treats Hyperkalemia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Garcia treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garcia treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 96% of his peers

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

Dr. Garcia's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Dr. Garcia's Reviews

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5.0

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What People Say About Dr. Stephen Garcia, MD
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Dr Garcia is very knowledgeable, experienced, courteous and professional. He genuinely listens to my concerns and knows exactly what to do, suggest and prescribe for my recovery or well being. I feel we are working together on my health concerns, he values my input and opinions.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Garcia, MD is a nephrology specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1994
Indiana University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Med College Va
Residency Hospital
1984
Med College Va
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
Medical School
1994
1986
1984
1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

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