Dr. Michael M. Garcia M.D.
Oncologist | Medical Oncology832 Princeton Ave Sw Birmingham AL, 35211
Dr. Michael Garcia is an oncologist practicing in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Garcia specializes in the care and treatment of patients with cancer. As an oncologist, Dr. Garcia manages and oversees the treatment of a cancer patient after he or she has been diagnosed with the disease. Oncologists will care for their patients throughout the course of the disease. Types of oncologists include medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, gynecologic oncologists, pediatric oncologists and hematologist oncologists.
Education and Training
University of Alabama School of Medicine 1985
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- Chronic Pain
- Breast Cancer
- Lung Cancer
- Colon Cancer
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Stomach Cancer
- Extra Corporeal Shockwave Therapy
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