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About Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr

Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Miami, FL. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Garcia has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

28 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr is Great. Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr has been rated by 28 patients. From those 28 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Gastroenterology Health

8950 N Kendall Dr Ste 306W
Miami, FL 33176
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Specialties

Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr has the following 12 expertise

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Hepatitis
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Liver Cirrhosis
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Constipation
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Colonoscopy
  • Celiac Disease

Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Five Stars

I was extremely express with EVERY aspect of process. GREAT JOB!!!

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Five Stars

It was a walk in the park. Thank you.

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Five Stars

Everyone was very professional, sincere, caring, and relaxed, which made me feel relaxed. A very fine experience overall.

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Five Stars

Courteous, explains and takes time, great side manner, great staff and only 10 minutes wait time

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Five Stars

Dr. Garcia has always been courteous and helpful with any ailments my elderly mom has experienced. He is knowledgeable and compassionate. I would recommend him to anyone.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2015)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • University Of Miami Leonard M Miller School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1996

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Nelson Garcia Jr accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • AvMed Health
    • AvMed Empower
    • AvMed Engage
    • Avmed Choice
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • BCBS Florida myBlue
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
    • Florida Blue BlueSelect
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana HMO Select
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Gastroenterology Health, 8950 N Kendall Dr Ste 306W, Miami, FL

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