Luis Garcia, M.D., M.B.A.

Adjunct Research Scientist

Dr Garcia is a General, Advanced Laparoscopic, and Bariatric Surgeon for Sanford Health. He is the Chair of Bariatric Surgery and Medical Director of the Weight Loss Surgery Center of Excellence. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery for the University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Dr Garcia completed medical school at LaSalle University in Mexico City, his residency in general surgery at the University of North Dakota, and a mini-fellowship in bariatric surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He has a Healthcare MBA from the University of St Thomas Opus College of Business. Dr Garcia is an Adjunct Research Scientist for NRI with special interest in bariatric surgery research and surgical outcomes.