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I believe the key to medicine is listening. I try hard to make sure that I hear the patient’s story and understand their fears. Often I have found the act of listening to be as therapeutic as the medicines themselves.

Personal Summary

Dr. Garcia is married with two small children. He enjoys reading, soccer, martial arts, and salsa dancing.

Professional Positions and Honors

Dr. Garcia is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

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Joined ARC

2001

Education

B.A. in English, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, 1993

Medical School

Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA, 1998

Residency / Internship

Central Texas Family Practice Program, Austin, TX, 2001

Certification

Board Certified in Family Practice