Dr. Garrick Baskerville, MD is a board-certified Family Medicine physician and the Founder of METSI Care. He received a B.S. degree in Biology from the Pennsylvania State University. He continued on to The Penn State Hershey College of Medicine where he received his medical degree. Over the last 12 years, Dr. Garrick has practiced in Primary Care, Urgent Care, Sports Medicine, and Occupational Health. In October 2018, he began on his journey of Medical entrepreneurship.
Dr. Garrick, also a photographer, enjoys capturing human expressions of joy and excitement. He also enjoys taking both action and slow motion, low light shots. He has photographed artists including Aaliyah, 98 Degrees, Mos Def, Colbie Caillat, and Taylor Swift. He started photography using his dad's professional Minolta camera after losing his father to bone cancer in 1997. Dr. Garrick used the camera as a way of healing and connecting with his father who was no longer physically with him. To this day, he still feels his father's presence when behind the camera.
In his free time, Dr. Garrick enjoys creating and cooking, healthy recipes as a freestyle cook, and attending live music events, comedy shows, art shows, and performance art/theatre events. He was an extra in Season 3 of House of Cards. He hopes to learn guitar and piano from METSI Care members and wants to one day sing and play a show in his favorite cities including Austin, Philly, LA, and Nashville!
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