Dr. Fernando Garcia

Anesthesiology
Boca Raton, FL
35 years experience male

About

Bio

Currently in clinical practice as well as academic practice at Florida Atlantic University and Nova Southeastern University. Instructor to EMS staff for city of Boca Raton and Palm Beach county. Special interests in nutrition, exercise, weight control, genetic testing of drug metabolism, pain management and allergy management. Also, If you have an upcoming surgical procedure and are curious about the procedure itself, why it is being performed or what complications may arise from it, send me a message or request a consult and I would be happy to go over it with you.

Specialties
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Anesthesiology

Bariatrics

Critical Care

Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine

Pain Management

Licenses

United States: Florida

Doctor Q&A

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34 Agrees
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fernando Garcia
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Right sided pain: Right sided abdominal pain can be a serious problem and should not be ignored. Possibilities include, appendicitis, gall bladder disease, kidney ston ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fernando Garcia
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Face pain: Hi Anthony, as usual, there are many things this might be. Some more common than others. Although many are rare at your age. Stress can cause the head ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fernando Garcia
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Options: Unresolved pain can be debilitating and frustrating. Could you give me more information about your pain? Perhaps I could help with a virtual consult? ... Read More
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Feb 27, 2013
Here is a smart man who cares! Impressive. Consider yourself lucky if you get the chance to have him as your doctor.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Garcia-Dorta is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Garcia-Dorta is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank u. Yes I waited until 7 centimeters. Then was augmented w petosin to speed back up and it took a long time before vaginal birth. Concern here is that it will slow them down again and lead to ces...Read More
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Thank you! I'm 16 months postop (L5,s1), unable to move without pain. Sacram is degenerating, apparently. 35 yo female. Hx of SA following passing of my only child. I refuse to live like this.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for your input, I've heard a lot about hormonal imbalance!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Graduated 1990MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Miami
Graduated 1986MD

Residency

University of Miami, Jackson Health System

Residency

Miami Children's Hospital

Residency

MT SINAI HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER

Affiliations

American Medical Association
Florida Medical Association
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