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It wasn’t until my mid-twenties that I discovered that I had three major health conditions. And to say that it took a long and painful road to get there is quite an understatement. The road involved two years of pain, › Continue Reading

When I first met Dr. Garcia at age 13, I was known as “torpedo chest” at the community pool because of the large dent in the center of my torso, and still a long way away from considering my now › Continue Reading

Sam’s Story Pectus Excavatum! Sounds like an incantation from Hogwarts. Nope! It is what our 16-year-old son, Sam, was diagnosed with in July 2014. We always knew Sam had a noticeable indentation in the middle of his chest, but never › Continue Reading