Dr. Ric S. Garrison is the founder of Garrison Family Medical Group, which is the Family Practice he opened in 1985. He has been serving the residence in the Antelope Valley and surrounding areas for the past 28 years.
Dr. Garrison moved his practice to Palmdale, California in 1991 to be centrally located. The following year, Dr. Garrison expanded his practice to include A. V. Urgent Care which not only offers immediate care,but also worker’s compensation, medical services, and extended hours for commuters. The practice continued to expand to include an on-site radiology department and medical dermatology services along with cosmetic procedures and medical massages. Other non-typical services provided are: Vasectomies, Circumcisions, and Cortisone Injections. Additionally, Garrison Family Medical Group provides a variety of specialty services such as Federal Aviation Administration Physicals and Detoxification of narcotic drugs utilizing a specialized medical process.
In 2005 Dr. Garrison continued to expand his practice to include Bali Health Institute which offers nutritional consultations, meal planning and supplements for patients who are experiencing medical conditions from obesity and diabetes. What sets this program apart from other programs is it offers a bi-monthly Lean Body Mass analysis and a segmental muscle analysis with the world’s best technology that indicates the areas that need to be focused on for optimum metabolic performance.
The expansion of Garrison Family Medical Group was Dr. Garrison’s vision to provide the best medical care for his patients with all ancillary services under one roof, offering a one-stop shopping concept, while still providing personal one-on-one doctor patient care. A distinctive feature of this practice is that Garrison Family Medical Group is the largest medical sole-proprietorship in the Antelope Valley. Our practice strives to be up to date on many of the latest treatment methods and Dr. Garrison has knowledge of the best specialists for referrals when necessary.