Originally trained at Oxford and St. Thomas’ Hospital, London, Dr. Garcia completed his Family Medicine Residency at UCLA. He was board certified in the U.K., and received his board certification in the United States in 1994. He has been practicing family medicine in Santa Monica since 1995.

Dr. Garcia is interested in all aspects of Family Medicine, teaching, preventive care and problem solving. He is a keen aquarist, foodie and enjoys skiing.

Medical School
  • King's College London (FKA St Thomas Hospital Medical School)
  • UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • English


Santa Monica Family Physicians
2701 Ocean Park Boulevard
Suite 118
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 829-8917
(424) 212-5938


  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Primary Care Physician
  • Annual Physical Examination
  • Diabetes Management
  • Hyperlipidemia Management (High Cholesterol)
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Nutrition


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Medicare Adv PPO
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plus POS
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Coventry Integrated Network PPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Interplan PPO/ EPO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Oscar Health Plan EPO
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Saint John's Health Clinic

Medical Groups

Affiliated Medical Groups
  • Santa Monica Family Physicians