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

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Aug 28, 2020

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 https://brooksrehab.org/locations/halifaxbrooks/.