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|Atlanta Surgeon||Iqbal Garcha, M.D., FACS|
Breast Surgery, Thyroid Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Colon Surgery, Gallbladder Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Spleen Surgery
|Board Certification||American Board of Surgery|
|Hospitals||Northside Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital|
|Medical School & Year||Medical College of Georgia,1991; Residency at Georgia Baptist,1992.|
|Practice Name||Ruben, Luke and Garcha|
404-847-0664 (Atlanta), Fax 404-250-1694 (Atlanta)
|Office(s)||5670 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE Suite 920, Atlanta, GA 30342
3400 Old Milton Pkwy, Building C, Suite 440, Alpharetta, GA 30005
Dr. Iqbal Garcha attended the University of Georgia in Athens on a Georgia Alumni Academic Scholarship, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 1986. Dr. Garcha received his Doctor of Medicine from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta in 1991, and completed an interneship at the Georgia Baptist Medical Center in Atlanta in 1992. Dr. Garcha served as general resident surgeon at Georgia Baptist until 1997.
Dr. Garcha has a wide range of professional experience, having held the following positions: research assisstant for the department of Cellular and Molecular Biology at the Medical College of Georgia; surgical instructor at Georgia Baptist Medical Center; NASCAR field/trauma physician at the Atlanta Motor Speedway; surgical instructor at the Advanced Laparascopic Training Center in Marietta, Georgia; surgical instructor at the First Annual International Meeting on Laparo-Thorascopic Surgery in Athens, Greece; and currently chief of staff at Northside Hospital.
He has a large body of published work, and has given numerous presentations on endoscopic and laparascopic surgery. He received 2nd place (1991) and 3rd place (1996) for his oral presentations at the American College of Surgeons, Georgia, Chapter meetings. Dr. Garcha is a member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Breast Surgeons, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons and is fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Garcha has performed numerous robotic surgery procedures including the first single site robotic cholecystectomy in Georgia.
Dr. Garcha is an accomplished long-distance runner. He enjoys frsh and saltwater fishing, snow skiing, spending time with his children and is also cetified instrument rated private pilot. Dr. garcha currently resides in Midtown with his wife Stephanie and their two sons Andrew and Alex.