- Digestive Health
Special focus on
- Gastroenterology (Pediatric)
- Pediatric Gastroenterology
- B.A., University of New Mexico, Albuquerque New Mexico 1999
- M.D., University of New Mexico, Albuquerque New Mexico 2006
- University of New Mexico Pediatrics Department, Albuquerque New Mexico, 2009
- Pediatric gastroenterology, Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, 2012
Dr. Garcia attended the University of New Mexico where she received her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry. She went on to attain a Master’s of Science in Biology with emphasis in immunotoxicology from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in 2001. She then returned to University of New Mexico for her Medical Doctorate that she completed in 2006 and then subsequently stayed on for her Pediatric Residency. It was at that point that she left New Mexico and went on to complete her fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology in 2012 from Washington University in St. Louis. She has been a faculty member of the Department of Pediatrics at OHSU since July 2012. She developed and ran the GI portion of the Hormones and Digestion Block for medical students from 2014-2018. Most recently she took on the role of Assistant Dean of Student Affairs for the OHSU SOM in August 2018. She has a passion for teaching and mentoring students. Her clinical areas of interest include Cystic Fibrosis, Intestinal Rehabilitation and Nutrition.
Memberships and associations
- North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology
4.7 out of 5 (114 Ratings, 22 Comments)
The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.
- Dec 19, 2019
Not sure if current rash is a side effect of prescribed medication. Appreciate provider's honest response.
- Dec 13, 2019
Hello. So, so we went to the hospital today and so far like everything was like everything went really great. The experience was excellent and we cannot. Thank you enough. Really appreciate you guys. Thank you very much. Bye. Bye.
- Nov 29, 2019
We received excellent care and were very happy with the friendly knowledgeable staff.
- Nov 27, 2019
Her personalized care and depth of knowledge lets us trust her treatments and care for my daughter's chronic illness.
- Oct 22, 2019
Everyone was very kind, patient, and thoroughly explained everything that was happening.
- Sep 11, 2019
Dr Garcia was very thorough and took time to explain things and answer questions. It didn’t feel rushed at all. She was great!
- Aug 16, 2019
She's was great.
- Aug 14, 2019
I really like this provider because she takes a time to talk to me and it's very well any concerns that I have about my son and she always take the time to answer all my questions. So it's really I really like her.
- Aug 07, 2019
Dr Garcia is great.
- Jul 13, 2019
Everyone there was extremely helpful and understanding!! Absolutely love this place.
- May 03, 2019
Yes, we are very satisfied and were well taken care of and felt at the doc Dr. Garcia was very professional and helped us tremendously.
- Mar 31, 2019
My experience with Dr. Garcia was great.
- Feb 22, 2019
Dr Garcia is authentic, direct and great at connecting with my teen daughter. She is thorough and good at communicating what tests and why, all for the good of her long-term health (chronic autoimmune disease).
- Jan 31, 2019
Mrs Garcia is always cordial and thorough - it's easy to trust her judgement!
- Dec 26, 2018
Amy was pretty gracious, detailed and answered all our concerns
- Dec 24, 2018
Caring, fast but though. Merry Christmas!
- Dec 06, 2018
- Nov 01, 2018
The nurse was very nice and the doctor asked appropriate questions and I felt she knew what she doing.
- Oct 24, 2018
- Aug 31, 2018
She was very professional and sh had a lot of patience for my kids
- Aug 17, 2018
We love Dr. Garcia. We love that she is very candid and straightforward and speaks directly with my daughter and as well as me, her mother. Thank you.
- Aug 15, 2018
My wife was actually the one who went to the appointment, but what my wife told me was that the doctor really knew her stuff, and my wife was really impressed with how she answered the questions and knew what to do. And provided good recommendations and information. So, thank you. Bye.