Miguel A. Garcia, PA-C

Miguel A. Garcia, PA-C

Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Education

  • Barry University (Master of Clinical & Medical Science, Physician Assistant), Miami, FL
  • United States Air Force Academy (Bachelor of Science, Management), Colorado Springs, CO
  • Residency

  • Lafayette General Medical Center (Family Medicine Residency) Lafayette, LA
  • Board Certifications

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Miguel A. Garcia is a physician assistant with Health First. He is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is a member of the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants.

Before arriving at Health First, Garcia worked as a physician assistant in cardiothoracic and vascular surgery with BayCare Medical Group in Tampa, FL. He earned his Master of Clinical & Medical Science, Physical Assistant at Barry University in Miami, FL. He earned his Bachelor of Science in management in the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO.

Garcia is certified in advanced cardiac life support and specialized care for HIV/AIDS. He has a background in prevention of medical errors, OSHA/infection control and HIPAA. Garcia has expertise in performing endoscopic vein/radial harvest. He is a member of the American Association of Physician Assistants and Florida Academy of Physician Assistants.


Practice Information

Memberships

  • Florida Academy of Physician Assistants

Office Location

  • Special Focuses

  • Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting — Radial and Vein
  • Hospital Privileges

  • Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center