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Ronda Garcia — Anesthesiology

Pontevedra, FL— Ronda Garcia is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member for her contributions to the healthcare field as an anesthesiologist.

Dr. Garcia earned her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Louisville where she also completed her residency in anesthesiology. The doctor is board-certified in anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA). Dr. Garcia noted that ABA is the certifying body for anesthesiologists. Since 1938, the ABA is committed to partnering with physicians to advance lifelong learning and exceptional patient care. Its mission is to advance the highest standards of the practice of anesthesiology. According to Dr. Garcia, anesthesiology is the medical specialty concerned with the total perioperative care of patients before during and after surgery. Anesthesiologists have a vast amount of responsibilities that include vigilant monitoring of the patient’s vital signs during surgery managing acute pain maintaining safety and most importantly acting as the patient’s advocate in the operating room.

Dr. Garcia is the Director of Obstetric Anesthesia at North Florida Anesthesia Consultants in Jacksonville, Florida. The doctor notes that North Florida Anesthesia Consultants (NFAC) was founded in 1990 in Jacksonville Florida with the mission of building a cohesive high-quality anesthesia group to serve St. Vincent’s Healthcare. They provide anesthesia for a wide range of cases including complex cardiac cases neurosurgery orthopedics pediatrics and OB/GYN.

The doctor is associated with ABA, ASA, and FMA. She also supports local and community charities. In her spare time, Dr. Garcia enjoys spending time with her family and exercising.

Dr. Garcia’s mentors include Dr. Steiner, Dr. Heine, and Dr. Barbanova. She dedicates this award to her family: dear husband, Arvelio; children Reece, Sammy, Bruce, and Elena, and thanks them for their love and support.

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