A Day in the Life

In this section we profile just a few of the many men and women at Ascension Seton who devote their professional lives to going above and beyond for the people we serve. Get a glimpse into the challenges they face and the miracles they witness each and every day.

Nilda Garcia, MD

Nilda Garcia, MD, Surgeon-in-Chief at Dell Children’s Medical Center, is known as a mom, a wife, an excellent surgeon, a team player, and most of all, a compassionate warrior who cares and fights for her patients.

Felix McCoy, RN

Felix McCoy, RN says that no other job can provide him with a greater reward than helping to save a life and make a person whole again. See him in action at University Medical Center Brackenridge.

Mateo Ziu, MD

Mateo Ziu, MD is a neurosurgical oncologist at University Medical Center Brackenridge. He treats patients with brain and spine tumors, and every day he finds new challenges that are extremely rewarding.

John Harkins, MD

John Harkins, MD has been delivering babies and caring for women for over 25 years as an obstetrician and gynecologist. At Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin, he also serves as teacher, coach and advocate for residents.