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Jose P. Garcia, MD

  • Phone: 617-726-5608
Departments
Cardiac Surgery
Department of Surgery

Specialties

  • Heart Center
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Transplant Center
  • Heart Transplant
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Children's Hospital Boston
Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, University of Maryland Medical System
Board Certifications
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery), American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Gender
Male
Foreign Languages
Spanish
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
Yes

Innovating, Translating and Integrating Care in Clinical Electrophysiology

Experts from the Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Heart, Vascular and Stroke Care present insights and opinions on methods for treating refractory heart failure, genetically determined arrhythmias and atrial fibrillation in an integrated, multispecialty program.

First time’s a charm: MGH performs first heart-lung transplant

36-year-old Connecticut resident Benard Basant got his life back when he underwent the MGH’s first combined heart-lung transplant surgery.

Lung in a box

The MGH has become the first hospital in New England to successfully perform what’s being called a “lung-in-a-box” transplant.

The journey home

Lacy Neff, a radio broadcaster from West Virginia, recently underwent a heart transplant as part of his treatment plan for amyloidosis, a rare disease that occurs when amyloid proteins accumulate in the organs. The MGH is one of only seven hospitals in the United States studying cardiac amyloid transplants – and the only one in the Northeast.

Advanced Technologies: When, Who, Why? Patient Selection to Optimize Therapeutic Outcomes

Experts from the Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Heart, Vascular and Stroke Care present their experience and provide a practical guide to clinical decision making for patients with heart failure, pulmonary embolism and cardiogenic stroke.

Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-5608