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Dr. Anna Garcia

“The Sharp Experience means providing care that is meaningful, accessible and satisfying through compassion and understanding.”

Specialty
  • Family medicine (Board certified)
Advanced degree
  • Medical Doctor (MD)
5525 Grossmont Center Drive
858-499-2711
5525 Grossmont Center Drive
La Mesa, CA 91942

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Biography plus

I realized at a young age that I wanted to be a physician due to my love for real relationships with people. I am passionate about caring for the community in which I live. I knew I wanted to develop connections with people that are full of compassion by supporting them throughout their life along with providing knowledge and guidance through a trusted partnership. My goal as a physician is to get to know each person on an individual level. I want to convey a warm, compassionate and safe environment in order for patients to feel comfortable with me as their physician regarding all issues of mental and physical health. My job is to provide support with goal setting in addition to up-to-date family medicine knowledge and clinical excellence that helps patients reach fulfillment in life. Taking the time to care is what truly really matters to me.

When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my family as a new mom, exercising, gardening and home remodeling.
Age: 31
Gender: Female
Additional language spoken: Spanish

Affiliations plus

Education plus

  • Medical School: University of California, San Diego
  • Internship: Scripps Family Practice Program
  • Residency: Scripps Memorial Hospital

Treatments and conditions plus

  • Anxiety and panic disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • COPD
  • Cryosurgery
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Eating Disorders
  • Eczema
  • End-of-Life Care
  • Esophageal Reflux
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Geriatrics
  • Hay Fever
  • Headache
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hypertension
  • Impotence
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney Stones
  • LGBT Health
  • Men's Health
  • Nutrition
  • Osteoporosis
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Psoriasis
  • Recurrent Infections
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Shingles
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Techniques
  • Sports Medicine
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulcer Evaluation/Treatment
  • Vertigo
  • Wart treatment
  • Weight management
  • Wellness programs
  • Women's health
  • Wound healing

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Sharp accepts most health insurance. If your plan is not listed below, please call your insurance provider to verify coverage.

  • Aetna PPOs, Elect Choice EPO, Health Fund PPO, Health Fund HMO, HMO, Managed Choice POS, National Advantage PPO, Open Choice PPO, QPOS POS, Select Choice HMO, Traditional Choice PPO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPOs, Bronze EPO, California HMO, EPO, Gold EPO, Gold HMO, Platinum EPO, Platinum HMO, Plus POS, Power Select HMO, Prudent Buyer PPO, Silver EPO, Silver HMO
  • Access Plus HMO, HMO, POS, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Cash/Self pay
  • For Life
  • PPO
  • Flexcare POS, HMO, Open Access POS, PPOs
  • Commercial/Indemnity Insurance
  • PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Bronze EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Gold EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Gold HMO, Anthem Blue Cross Platinum EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Platinum HMO, Anthem Blue Cross Silver EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Silver HMO, Sharp Health Plan Bronze HMO, Sharp Health Plan Gold HMO, Sharp Health Plan Platinum HMO, Sharp Health Plan Silver HMO
  • Elect POS, ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Select POS, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO, SmartCare HMO
  • Healthsmart
    PPO
  • Assignment, Sharp Health Plan Sharp Advantage (HMO), UHC-AARP MedicareCompleteValue, UHC-AARP MediComplete Premier, UHC-AARP MediCompleteEssential, UHC-Secure Horizons Retiree, UHC-Sharp Secure Horizons
  • PPO
  • PPO
  • Bronze HMO, Choice HMO, Gold HMO, Performance HMO, Performance Plus, Platinum HMO, Premier HMO, Silver HMO, Value HMO
  • Choice EPO, Choice HMO, Choice Plus POS, Options PPO, PPOs, Signature Value HMO
  • Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO

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Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
Phone: 858-499-2711
5525 Grossmont Center Drive
La Mesa, CA 91942
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