Juan O. Garcia, MD, MMS, PA-C

Assistant Professor

Master in Physician Assistant Studies Program

Phone: 305-348-9431

Email: Juangarc@fiu.edu

Juan Garcia, M.D., MMS, has taught in the medical field for over 20 years. Garcia’s areas of specialization include Family Medicine and Internal Medicine, and his research interest is in neurological degenerative diseases.

He teaches didactic courses in the master in physician assistant studies program, participates, and provides educational support in Clinical Skills Lab I/II and Clinical Assessment I/II. Garcia also serves as an advisor and capstone mentor.


Master of Medical Science, Saint Francis University, Loretto, Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Applied Science, Miami Dade College, Miami, Florida
Associate in Science, Professional Training Center, Miami, Florida
Internal Medicine Residency, University Hospital “Celestino Hernandez Robau”. Villa Clara, Cuba
Family Medicine Residency, University of Ciencias Medicas de Villa Clara, Cuba
Doctor of Medicine, Universidad de Ciencias Médicas de Villa Clara, Cuba

Areas of Specialization

Family Medicine and Internal Medicine

Research Interest

Neurological degenerative diseases