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Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation Welcomes Dr. Ivy Garcia.

  • by Ashley.wohlford
  • August 25, 2020
  • Categories: Article, Blog, Press Release, Uncategorized, Video

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (August 11, 2020) – Ivy Garcia, M.D., board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation,  has joined the team at Halifax Health|Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Rehabilitation.

A graduate of the Universidad Autonoma De Centro America in San Jose, Costa Rica, Dr. Garcia completed an internship at Ponce University Hospital in Ponce, Puerto Rico.  She later completed residency training in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Kansas University Medical Center, in Kansas City, Kansas. Dr. Garcia went on to become medical director of both the Kansas Medical Center Inpatient Unit, as well as the Consult Service and received the Faculty Award of Excellence from the University of Kansas Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Dr. Garcia is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Ivy Garcia, MD will be joining Jorge Perez, MD and Meghan Cochrane, MD at Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation, a 40-bed state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation center. As a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, Dr. Garcia will be evaluating patients and designing comprehensive, patient-centered treatment plans for patients, that will maximize their function and quality of life.

Halifax Health and Brooks Rehabilitation’s partnership began in 2013 with the opening of an inpatient rehabilitation center at Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach.  The facility was created to serve a wide variety of rehab patients.  As the area’s only Level II Trauma Center and designated Comprehensive Stroke Center, Halifax Health can care for patients with spinal cord, stroke, traumatic brain, amputee, and complex orthopedic injuries with long-term rehab needs close to home.  Brooks Rehabilitation in Jacksonville has been a leading provider of physical and neuropsych rehabilitation services for more than 40 years and is the highest accredited rehab provider in Florida. 

To learn more about the Halifax Health|Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Rehabilitation, visit www.halifaxhealth.org/brooks or call 877.842.5432.

Halifax Health Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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