Charles A. Garcia, M.D.
Dr. Charles A. Garcia is an internationally
recognized researcher and clinician. As a
graduate of Tulane University he completed
his residency and internship at The University
of Texas Medical School at Houston. His post
residency fellowship in Cornea and External
Disease was completed under Dr. Dan Brown
at Baylor College of Medicine in 1970.
As a specialist, his clinical practice focuses on
diagnosis of various vitreo retinal diseases
and he has worked throughout his career on
finding a treatment for Retinitis Pigmentosa
and Retinal Dystrophies.
Dr. Garcia has written extensively on his retina research and published more than
175 articles, written three books in English and Spanish and continues to publish in
association with the National Institutes of Health. In addition to numerous
Universities in the United States, he has presented has been active in training more
than 80 post doctoral fellows from 21 countries including the United States since
1974. As former President of the American Diabetes Association, Dr. Garcia has
worked with local community organizations to educate the public about diseases of
the eye and diabetes.
He continues to participate in clinical studies with the National Institutes of Health
and the National Eye Institute investigating progression of diabetic retinopathy.
Dr. Garcia has had a continued commitment to community service and has
participated in numerous events including the Feria De Salud presented in
association with the American Diabetes Association. He is a member of the
Academy of Ophthalmology, Harris County Medical Society and is affiliated with
numerous hospitals including Memorial Hermann, Christus St. John Hospital, and
the St. Joseph Medical Center.
Charles A. Garcia, M.D., P.A.
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