Our Plastic Surgeons
J. Phillip Garcia, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a Jacksonville native who graduated cum laude from Jacksonville University. While attending the University of Miami School of Medicine, he began a specialized study of the head and neck. During his fellowship in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and his internship in General Surgery at the same institution, he trained under leading facial plastic surgeons. Following a residency in Otolaryngology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Garcia completed a specialized fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, at the world-renowned McCollough Plastic Surgery Clinic in Alabama.
Dr. Garcia 's focused expertise in rhinoplasty (nasal surgery) and surgery of the aging face benefit other associates in the field and numerous patients. As an educator, he has published numerous papers and has presented several research topics at international events. As a doctor, he is a frontrunner in the advancement of facial plastic surgery in Jacksonville.
Dr. Garcia's certifications with the American Board of Facial Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology as well as his advances in the field of facial plastic surgery have contributed to his notoriety as a leading Jacksonville plastic surgeon.
Roberto Eloy Garcia, M.D. graduated cum laude from Jacksonville University with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology. As a JU student, he authored several articles on the neurobiological treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
While attending the Medical College of Wisconsin (Formerly Marquette University Medical School), he developed an interest in face, neck and head surgery and trained fellow medical and nursing students the anatomy of the head, neck and face.
Following an internship in General Surgery at SUNY Health Sciences Center in Syracuse, New York, Dr. Garcia completed a four-year residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. During his residency, Dr. Garcia contributed to advancements in management of facial trauma and to many scientific projects. He published numerous scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals.
While training in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the world renowned McCollough Institute for Appearance and Health in Alabama, Dr. Garcia followed a specialized study in cosmetic surgery of the aging face and neck as well as cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the nose. He published and presented works on treatments for the aging lower eyelids.
Dr. Garcia is double board certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as the American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. He has lectured peer facial plastic and reconstructive surgeons nationally on the techniques developed at the Garcia Facial Plastic Surgery Institute in Florida.
While recognized as an expert Jacksonville plastic surgeon, Dr. Garcia has been awarded speaking engagements around the country in his areas of focus-cosmetic surgery of the aging face and advanced, revision nasal surgery.
Roberto Garcia joined his brother J. Phillip Garcia in July 2005. While locally they are regarded as leading plastic surgeons in Jacksonville. Click here for more details, Drs. Roberto and Phillip Garcia continue to be internationally regarded as experts in their field.