Dr. Jorge Garcia

Family Medicine
Seattle, WA
40 years experience male

Locations

Swedish Family Medicine

Seattle, WA

Address

1401 Madison, Seattle, WA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Medicaid

Medicare

About

Bio

Dr. Jorge Garcia is the Associate Director of the Swedish Family Medicine Residency in Seattle, and provides medical systems consultation through International SOS . Video medical tutorials available through Procedures Consult and as an iTunes app . Dr. Garcia and Dr. Tuggy published the Atlas of Essential Procedures in 2011. Multimedia Primary Care Procedures , and Family Medicine Procedures Consult. Current positions include: <ul> <li>– Medical Director of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation </li> <li>– Senior Consultant, International SOS </li> <li>– Medical Director, Capital Group </li> <li>– Medical Director, Ebay </li> <li>– Associate Director, Swedish Family Medicine Residency </li> </ul> Former positions include: Corporate Medical Director, Microsoft Corporation Staff Physician, Group Health Cooperative Staff Physician, SeaMar Community Health Centers

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Doctor Q&A

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jorge Garcia
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Exercise: Except in rare cases, the immune system reflects our overall health, which can most efficiently be improved with regular exercise.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jorge Garcia
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Small meals: Heart burn is often caused by stomach acid in the esophagus. Reducing the meal size, avoiding caffeine and alcohol, not eating right before bed time c... Read More
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Testimonials
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Recommendations
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Garcia is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Garcia is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
Graduated 1983MD

Residency

Group Health Central Hospital (main)

Residency

University of Washington Medical Center

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
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