Silvia Del Riego, MD

Silvia Del Riego, MD

Specialties

  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Family Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Primary office

Office
13053 Poway Road
Poway, CA 92064 US 32.9558 -117.048
    Phone number
    858-748-3030

On Medical Staff At

Languages spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Biography

Silvia Garcia, MD, is a specialist in hospice and palliative care and the medical director for the Scripps Hospice Program in the South San Diego region.

Dr. Garcia sees the importance of getting to know her patients and fully understanding their needs. By providing compassionate and individualized care, she provides comfort to her patients, which allows healing to begin as soon as possible.

Passionate about education, she works to educate children on the harmful effects of drugs and alcohol.

When she is not caring for patients she enjoys spending time with family, reading, walking and playing the piano.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2008
  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine, 2002

Medical Education

  • University of Wisconsin Medical School, MD, 1999

Residencies

  • Kern Medical Center, Family Medicine, 2002

Fellowships

  • San Diego Hospice Center for Palliative Studies, Hospice & Palliative Medicine, 2005