Jorge Garces, MD, FASN

Associate Program Director, Nephrology Fellowship Training ProgramAssociate Professor of Medicine, Louisiana State UniversityTransplant Nephrologist

Dr. Garces earned his medical degree from the University of the Valley. Division of Health Sciences, Columbia, South America. He completed his internship and residency at Mercy Catholic Medical Center/MCP-Hahnemann University. He completed his nephrology fellowship at Albert Einstein Medical Center/Thomas Jefferson University Hospital followed by his transplant nephrology fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Garces is board certified in internal medicine and Nephrology and has been on staff at Ochsner since July 2002.

Medical School

University of the Valley, Division of Health Sciences, Colombia

Internship

Hahnemann University, Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital

Residency

Hahnemann University, Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital

Fellowship

Hahnemann University, Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital

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