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Grant H. Garcia, MD

Grant H. Garcia, MD Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist View Profile

Grant H. Garcia, MD

Grant H. Garcia, MD Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist View Doctor Profile

Pediatric Sports Medicine

What is Pediatric Sports Medicine?

Dr. Garcia serves children and adolescents of all ages who are hurt in sports or other active play. Dr. Garcia works together closely with a team to give your child complete care and get them back to their usual activities. He focuses not only on healing current injuries, but also on preventing injuries in the future and improving performance.

Dr. Garcia sees children and adolescents at every activity level and in all types of sports, including recreational and elite national athletes. Whatever your child’s unique needs, he has the expertise to care for them.

Dr. Garcia has been in competitive sports as an athlete and understands the challenges and demands of playing. He also cares for young recreational athletes, collegiate and professional athletes.

Diagnoses Treated:

He diagnoses, treats and prevents a wide range of acute and chronic pediatric sports injuries, including: 

Shoulder Injuries:

Elbow Injuries:

Knee Injuries: 


Treatment Plan:

Our treatment plans are based on the newest research about what will be best for our young patients. He partners with you to make sure the treatment plan works for your family.

  • He offers both surgical and nonsurgical options, including rehabilitation, imaging and nutrition.
  • When surgery is needed, he uses techniques that limit the risk of injury to growing bones.
  • Brown University
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Cornell University
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists