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Javier Garcia-Bengochea, MD

Javier Garcia-Bengochea, MD

Neurosurgeon

4.9 out of 5 stars (505)

Primary Office

Office 1: Lyerly Neurosurgery

800 Prudential Drive , Suite 1100
, Jacksonville, FL 32207

904.384.1005

  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Javier Garcia-Bengochea, MD Biography and Info

One of the first surgeons in the United States to perform minimally invasive spinal surgery, Dr. Garcia-Bengochea pioneered the first of these procedures in Florida.  Dr. Garcia has devised techniques used worldwide in minimally invasive spinal surgery and has lectured internationally on this topic. A Diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgery, Dr. Garcia has served as President of the Florida Neurosurgical Society and is a Member of the Florida Neurosurgical Society Board of Directors. His areas of focus include:

  • Spine Surgery (Fusion & Dynamic)
  • Spinal Reconstructive Procedures
  • Artificial Disk Implantation
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Degenerative Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Back Pain Surgery
  • Disk Herniation

Specialties

  • NeurosurgeonAmerican Board of Neurological Surgery

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center South
  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville

Legal Practice Name

  • Lyerly Baptist, Inc.

Ages Treated

  • Adult

Additional Information

Education & Training

  • Doctor of Medicine

    Tulane University of Louisiana - New Orleans , LA

    1981 – 1985


  • Internship

    Emory University - Atlanta , GA

    1985 – 1986


  • Residency

    Emory University - Atlanta , GA

    1986 – 1992


  • Fellowship

    Massachusetts General Hospital - Boston , MA

    1988 – 1988