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Ruben L. Garcia, MD, FACS

Physician Group: 
UT Health East Texas Physicians
Practices At: 

UT Health East Texas Urology in Athens

1701 S. Palestine, Ste. A
Athens, TX 75751

Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friday 9 a.m. to noon

UT Health East Texas Urology in Corsicana

306 Hospital Dr., Ste. B
Corsicana, TX 75110

UT Health Athens

2000 S. Palestine St.
Athens, TX 75751

Ruben Garcia, MD, FACS, is a board-certified urologist for UT Health East Texas Physicians in Athens, Palestine, Corsicana and Kaufman. Garcia decided 30 years ago that he wanted to provide urological care to an underserved area. “I am inspired by the diversity of our patients and their urological conditions.”

Garcia desires to provide state-of-the-art urological care to East Texas in a compassionate way. “In my opinion, urology is the best and most gratifying surgical specialty.”

Board Certifications: 

Texas State Medical Board, Certification

American Board of Urology, Diplomate

American College of Surgeons, Fellow



Surgery and Urology, The University of Missouri

Columbia, Mo.



Surgery, The University of Missouri

Columbia, Mo.


Doctor of Medicine:

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center



Bachelor of Science:

Biology, St. Mary’s University

San Antonio

American Medical Association, Member

Texas Medical Association, Member