Denise S. Garvey, MD

  • Pediatrics|
  • Internal Medicine
Average rating: 4.8
Woodland Hills Family Medicine, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics | 6344 Topanga Canyon Boulevard, Suite 2040, Woodland Hills, CA 91367


Dr. Garvey is a Los Angeles native, and attended UCLA Medical School. She did her residency at Cedars Sinai Medical Center where she specialized in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. Dr. Garvey is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She has practiced at the UCLA Brentwood office, seeing patients of all ages, since 1998. She has also been the Medical Director of the UCLA Mobile Clinic Project since 1999, caring for the homeless in West Los Angeles. Dr. Garvey enjoys primary care of all ages but especially enjoys helping families dealing with young babies and the challenging teen years. Additionally, she has specialized training in weight management.


English, Spanish


Medical Board Certification

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 2019


Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Program, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 1998


Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Program, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 1995


MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 1994

Hospital Affiliations

Areas of Focus


Meet Denise S. Garvey, MD


  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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Overall Rating:
222 total ratings | 81 reviews
March 28, 2024
Dr Garvey is great and comforting
March 28, 2024
Dr. Garvey is a brilliant doctor. She cares deeply for her patients and provides excellent care!!!
March 27, 2024
Very knowledgeable and attentive
March 21, 2024
Dr. Garvey listened to my concerns and was very thorough in her assessment.
March 21, 2024
Dr. Garvey is the best hopefully she’ll get to the bottom of some pain that I’ve been having