About Byron Garcia, MD

Byron Garcia, MD, is a board-certified adult and child psychiatrist who specializes in the care of adolescents and adults with psychotic disorders, bipolar disorder, depression, ADHD, OCD, Autism and anxiety disorders. Dr. Garcia is a psychiatrist in the child division and primary care psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital, his goal is to implement an effective treatment for his patients to resolve or significantly reduce their symptoms. At the same time, he has a compassionate approach with a focus on the patient’s strengths and building new skills.

Dr. Garcia has a vast background in clinical, administrative, and teaching responsibilities. He is an expert in medication management, with 26 years of experience. Dr. Garcia has lectured on children and adults with psychiatric illnesses, nationally and internationally. He has participated in clinical research on predicting outcomes for depression comparing standardized tools with clinician’s prognosis. Dr. Garcia is also the medical director at McLean SouthEast, Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Adult Inpatient Program.


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Mass General Psychiatry: Adult Outpatient Psychiatry Services
55 Fruit St.
Wang Ambulatory Care Center
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-724-7792

Medical Education

  • MD, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana
  • Residency, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

American Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

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