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Michael Garcia, M.D.

Michael Garcia, M.D.

Michael J. Garcia, M.D., is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Shriners Healthcare for Children — Florida. He earned his medical degree from the University of South Florida, College of Medicine in 2003. After completing a residency in orthopaedic surgery from Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois, Dr. Garcia completed a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Garcia joined the staff of Shriners Healthcare for Children — Florida in 2005.

Areas of special interest to Dr. Garcia include extremity trauma and reconstruction, congenital hand differences and brachial plexus birth palsy.

Dr. Garcia is a member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, a candidate member of both the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Society for Surgery of the Hand. He is an affiliate assistant professor at the Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, USF Health.


  • Medical Degree, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Fla.
  • Internships, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL and Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill.
  • Residency, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill.
  • Fellowship, Birgham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard, Boston, Mass.