Dr. Alex Garcia, DPM

Dr. Alex Garcia, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Alex Garcia, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Irving, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine in 2000 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.Read his story

800 W Airport Fwy Ste 110

Irving, TX 75062

Contact Information

(214) 492-1970

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HealthSmart
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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 96% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Garcia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia "As a leading podiatric surgeon for the greater Dallas-Fort Worth area, Dr. Alex W. Garcia has specialized in the prevention, diagnosis and expert treatment of ankle and foot problems for over 12 years. Dr. Alex Garcia received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. Following graduation, he completed a residency at Temple University Hospital and Dallas Southwest Medical Center with a specialization in podiatric orthopedics and podiatric surgery, respectively. He is a founding associate of the American Professional Wound Care Association (APWCA), board certified in Primary Care in Podiatric Medicine and Podiatric Surgery through the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry (ABMSP), and physician certified in Wound Care by the Council for Medical Education and Testing (CMET). He has additional training in the fields of microsurgery and peripheral nerve surgery. Dr. Garcia is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA), Texas Podiatric Medical Association (TPMA), and the North Texas Latin American Physicians Association (NTLAPA). He is affiliated with Baylor Medical Center at Irving, Irving Coppell Surgical Hospital, Forest Park Medical Center of Dallas, and the Las Colinas Surgery Center. Dr. Alex Garcia is also fluent in both English and Spanish.In his free time, Dr Alex Garcia enjoys playing volleyball and being involved in canine rescue groups. He and his cherished pet, Bella, have provided a caring foster home for several rescue dogs over the years."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garcia "Dr.  Garcia and his staff are committed to providing comprehensive foot and ankle care in a professional and friendly environment.

They are beloved by patients for their genuine warmth and care. They never forget the discomfort and anxiety the people who first enter their office are in, and they all go out of their way to ensure the healing process is a positive one for every patient.

Well known and respected for his attentive and innovative approach to medical and cosmetic care, Dr. Garcia facilitates a patient experience that is comprehensive from start to finish.

Dr Garcia has quickly made a name for himself as the authority on podiatric medicine in the Dallas-Fort Worth community. In August of 2012, he was featured on KDAF (CW Channel 33) in a special report titled "Flip Flop Fracture"."

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3  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

24  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

26  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Wound Care and Management

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 Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Dallas Southwest Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Temple Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garcia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garcia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Garcia

3.6

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
(8)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(4)

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What People Say About Dr. Alex Garcia, DPM
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Very likely. Spends time to explain everything,,, great office staff
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Feb 08, 2018
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Dr. Garcia is very professional and thorough. He spends time with his patients and cares. I will recommend him.
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Irving, TX – Dec 08, 2017
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Sat on my prescription for diabetic shoes for 4 months! Supposedly waiting on insurance approval. Uncooperative, rude and beligerent when i asked for a copy of my records in order to see an alternate physician. Do not see Alex Garcia. Even though he may be knowledgeable he is a crud.
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Melanie in IRVING, tx – Sep 06, 2017
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I had been reluctant to see a Podiatrist, even though I had several foot problems. I am so thankful my primary physician referred me to Dr. Garcia. He has a calming personality, explains things fully, never makes you feel rushed. Dr. Garcia's office is well-run, there is never a long wait and the...Read More
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Susan McMahan in Irving, TX – Apr 27, 2017
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Had an awesome visit with Dr.Garcia! He got rid of an ingrown toenail for me, now i can run without pain. Thanks Doc! The staff was very helpful and I didn't have to wait long.
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Patrick in Dallas, TX – Apr 22, 2017
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