Employee Spotlight: Anthony Garcia, DDS

Employee Spotlight

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, get to know the HPC team in a fun new way.

Anthony GarciaName: Anthony Garcia, DDS (Bio)

Department: Dental

Title: Dentist

Primary work location: Olathe

How long have you worked at HPC? I started in May 2018, so one year.

How did you get into your field of work?

I always knew that I wanted to be in a health care profession and felt dentistry would allow the most family time which is something I desired.

Do you speak any other languages? If yes, which ones?

I speak limited Spanish. I can understand quite a bit, but only speak a little.

Do you have a favorite quote? If yes, what is it?

I love quotes. These are two of my favorites:

“Just keep swimming.” -Dory

“All of our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” -Walt Disney

Dr. Garcia's FamilyWhat values are important to you?

Family, loyalty, optimism, open-mindedness and persistence.

What is something about you that would surprise people?

I was born in Kansas and graduated from Kansas State University, but I am a huge Texas Longhorns fan!

What is on your “bucket” list?

I would like to visit Rome and Paris. I would also like to attend several sporting events such as a prime time home game at Louisiana State University.

What is your favorite food?

My favorite foods are Chinese, BBQ and Mexican!

What is your favorite movie?

I have several, “Pursuit of Happiness”, “A Beautiful Mind”, “Boyz N the Hood”, “Remember the Titans”, “Inception”, “The Great Gatsby” and so many more…

What is your favorite hobby?

I enjoy lifting weights, playing golf and watching sports.

Are you an animal lover?  If yes, how many pets do you have and what kind are they?

Yes, I am an animal lover. I would say I prefer dogs however, I have two cats, thanks to my wife.