Amanda Garza

Dr. Amanda Garza is a Texas native, born in the city of Mission in the Rio Grande valley. After her grandmother passed away from breast cancer, Dr. Garza dedicated herself to her studies to become a doctor to help families in similar circumstances. Dr. Garza is a fluent Spanish speaker.

Dr. Garza specializes in general laparoscopic procedures and diseases of the breast. She truly enjoys performing laparoscopic Nissen procedures for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) as well as spleen and thyroid procedures.

Dr. Garza loves reading mystery and crime novels, dogs, and spending time with friends and family.

Specialty  General laparoscopic procedures and diseases of the breast
Degrees
  • Doctor of Medicine
  • Bachelor of Science
Areas of Expertise
  • Breast Disease/Cancer
  • Appendicitis
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Colon Disease/Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Reflux Surgery
  • Thyroid/Parathyroid Disease/Cancer
  • Skin Lesions/Masses/Cysts
Offices
Gender Female
Languages
  • English
  • Spanish

Services

  • Breast Disease/Cancer
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  • Appendicitis
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  • Gallbladder Disease
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  • Colon Disease/Cancer
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  • Hemorrhoids
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  • Hernia Repair
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  • Reflux Surgery
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  • Thyroid/Parathyroid Disease/Cancer
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  • Skin Lesions/Masses/Cysts
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Medical Education

General Surgery ResidencyDOCTOR

University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston TX

Doctor of MedicineDOCTOR

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

Bachelor of Science, Biology, Summa cum Laude

University of Texas – Pan American, Edinburg TX

Southwest Surgical Associates

I will HIGHLY recommend Dr. Garza she’s the sweetest she answered all my concerns was patient and gentle. She helped me out a lot. Her staff is also wonderful the lady’s in the front were very nice to me and assisted me well. Her nurse assistant as well very helpful and very nice I give them all 10 stars if I could! They took their time to assist me. I will be coming back and recommending y’all’s office!

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Hospital Affiliations

St. Joseph Hospital
Park Plaza Hospital
First Street Hospital
Cornerstone General Hospital
Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital
Pearland Medical Center
MH Greater Heights Surg Center
MVP Surgery Center
Pearland Surgery Center

Academic Appointments

2016-Chair, Physician and Nursing Liaison Committee
St. Joseph Medical Center
2016-Ad hoc member, Medical Executive Board
St. Joseph Medical Center
2015 to Present-Member, Quality and Utilization Management Committee
Park Plaza Hospital
2015 to Present-Member, Patient Safety Committee
Park Plaza Hospital
Teaching Faculty, Podiatry Medicine
St Joseph’s Medical Center

Professional Organizations

American Society of Breast Surgeons
Texas Medical Association
Harris County Medical Society