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Dr. Rafael Garcia, MD

Nephrology*
2.5 (2)
Map Pin Small Shaker Heights, OH
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28 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Rafael Garcia, MD

Dr. Rafael Garcia, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Shaker Heights, OH. They specialize in Nephrology, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Nephrology. They graduated from PONTIFICAL CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF CHILE / FACULTY OF MEDICINE. Patients rated Dr. Garcia an average 2.5 star rating.

Dr. Garcia works at Practice in Shaker Heights, OH with other offices in Cleveland, OH and Westlake, OH. They frequently treat conditions like Acute Kidney Failure along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Garcia's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Cdc Physicians Organization Inc.
    18720 Chagrin Blvd, Shaker Heights, OH 44122 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (216) 295-7000
  2. 2
    Southside Medical Building
    5595 Transportation Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44125 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (216) 295-7000
  3. 3
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    30033 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (440) 899-5555

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    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    • 28 years of experience
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    • 1720020787
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • PONTIFICAL CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF CHILE / FACULTY OF MEDICINE
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    • Nephrology
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    Dr. Garcia has seen patients for Acute Kidney Failure, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Garcia on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Garcia. The overall rating for this provider is 2.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Garcia.

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