Neldy Garcia Hinojosa


Dr. Neldy Garcia Hinojosa, DSc, MPAS, PA-C holds a Doctor of Science in Integrative Healthcare degree from Huntington University of Health Sciences, a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies degree from The University of Texas Medical Branch, and a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Chemistry degree from the University of Texas Pan-American. She is a board-certified Physician Assistant with over ten years of clinical experience and is employed by HCA, Rio Grande Valley Cardiovascular and Structural Heart. Her clinical experience treating patients with cardiovascular disease led her to pursue a degree in clinical nutrition and integrative healthcare. She believes that food is often the best form of medicine, and as a health care provider, teaching patients about nutrition is key to disease prevention and promoting health and well-being.

Neldy is currently a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants. She is also a member of HCA’s Gulf Coast Division Adult Advanced Practice Provider Council, as well as the UTMB Alumni Association.

Neldy was born and raised in McAllen, Texas. She returned to the Rio Grande Valley shortly after graduating from UT Medical Branch in 2011 and currently resides in Mission, Texas with her husband Gerardo and their three children, Nataly, Edric, and Clarissa.