Jim S. Garza, M.D.

Houston Hernia Center
3700 Buffalo Speedway, Suite 350
Houston, Texas 77098
Toll Free: 800.230.1992
Local: 713.6 HERNIA
Fax: 713.932.0037

Jim S. Garza, M.D., primary interest is in the treatment of simple and complex hernias of the abdominal wall and the groin. This means that he treats Umbilical, Epigastric and Inguinal hernias. He also treats Incisional Hernias of the abdominal wall which occurred after operations for Gallbladder, Spleens, Intestines, and Gastric Weight loss. Incisional hernias also develop after surgery of the major blood vessels; this includes the Aorta, and Iliac arteries.


  • The American Board of General Surgery
  • The American Board of Thoracic Surgery
  • Re-Certified in Thoracic Surgery


  • B.S., Texas A&M University
  • M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX
  • Residency in General Surgery, Thoracic, and Cardiac Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

Professional Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Michael E. DeBakey International Cardiovascular Society
  • American Heart Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • American College of Phlebology
  • American Hernia Society

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