Grant H. Garcia, M.D.

Grant H. Garcia, M.D.

Accepting New Patients
Orthopedic Specialists of Seattle
5350 Tallman Avenue Northwest, Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98107

Speaks: English

About Grant H. Garcia

Grant Garcia, MD, is a board-eligible orthopedic surgeon with advanced accredited fellowship training in sports medicine and shoulder surgery. Dr. Garcia’s primary focus for his practice is sports medicine, having a great interest in returning athletes safely to their sport after shoulder, knee and elbow injuries and surgeries. During residency and fellowship, Dr. Garcia trained in numerous advanced sports procedures and techniques. These include cartilage regeneration, meniscus transplantation, multi-ligamentous knee reconstruction and complex limb realignment procedures. In addition, many minimally invasive shoulder procedures, including stemless arthroplasty, stabilization procedures, and rotator cuff revision surgery are part of his expertise. He has special elbow training in ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction and repair procedures. Dr. Garcia is also fellowship trained in orthobiologic treatments, including stem cell transplantation and PRP, to assist in these surgical procedures, as well as non-operative treatments. Dr. Garcia has authored over 50 publications found in the American Journal of Sports Medicine, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. He has presented more than 60 academic sports papers worldwide, in addition to authoring book chapters on advanced techniques in sports medicine. He has also published over a dozen papers on sports medicine that have been featured in, Orthopedics Today and AAOS Now. Dr. Garcia was an assistant team physician for the Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox. During residency, he cared for players on the New York Giants, New York Mets, US Tennis Team, New York Rangers, New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets, as well as many collegiate athletes.
Medical School

University of Pennsylvania


Hospital for Special Surgery Cornell Medical Center Program


Rush University Medical College Fellowship Programs

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopedic Specialists of Seattle
5350 Tallman Avenue Northwest, Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98107
Orthopedic Specialists of Seattle
2409 North 45th Street
Seattle, WA 98103

Dr. Garcia’s outside interests include spending time with his family, wake-boarding, high intensity interval training and travel. He is excited to return to the Seattle area with his wife and their two daughters.

Clinical Interests

  • Achilles Tendon Tear
  • Adhesive Capsulitis Of The Shoulder
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (Acl) Injury
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair Revision
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation
  • Bicep Injury
  • Bicep Tear
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Bursitis Of The Knee
  • Bursitis Of The Shoulder
  • Calcific Tendonitis
  • Cartilage Injury
  • Chronic Tendon Injury
  • Clavicle
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clicking Elbow
  • Clicking Shoulder
  • Damaged Knee Cartilage Removal
  • Discoid Meniscus
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Gastrocnemius Injury
  • Hamstring Injury
  • Hamstring Repair
  • Joint Dislocation
  • Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement Arthroplasty
  • Jumper's Knee
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Pain Under Age 60
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament Tear
  • Ligament Injury
  • Ligament Tear
  • Matrix Associated Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation
  • Medial Collateral Ligament Injury Of The Knee
  • Meniscus Injury
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Meniscus Tear Repair
  • Multiple Ligament Reconstruction
  • Muscle Injury
  • Muscle Strain
  • Non Surgical Management Of Osteoarthritis
  • Orthopedic Stem Cell Injection
  • Orthopedic Stem Cell Regeneration
  • Osteochondral Allograft
  • Osteochondral Autograft
  • Osteochondral Defect
  • Osteochondral Lesions
  • Osteochondral Lesions Of The Lower Extremities
  • Osteochondral Lesions Of The Upper Extremities
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans (Odc) Of The Knee
  • Pectoralis Major Tendon Injury
  • Pectoralis Major Tendon Tear Repair
  • Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy
  • Plica Syndrome
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (Pcl) Repair
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (Pcl) Tear
  • Quadricep Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Disorders
  • Rotator Cuff Impingement
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Separated Shoulder
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Strain
  • Shoulder Tendonitis
  • Sternal Clavicular Joint Dislocation
  • Subchondroplasty
  • Surgery For Arthritis
  • Tendon Injury
  • Tendon Repair Surgery
  • Tendonitis
  • Tenodesis
  • Tricep Injury
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair
  • Ulnar Nerve Subluxation
  • Ultrasound Guided Cortisone Injection