Dr. Garant graduated medical school from Western University of Health Sciences , in Pomona, CA in 1998. She is a board certified Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, or D.O. specializing in obstetrics and gynecology. She finished her residency at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center and Riverside County Regional Medical Center in 2002. She practiced for two years in Ventura, CA and moved to College Station, TX in 2004. She and her family have lived in Aggieland since then. "I have been honored to serve this special and extraordinary community! I have truly loved my time here with so many amazing people and heart-warming memories. I look forward to continuing to grow with my patients and their families! Taking care of women is always an exciting and fulfilling experience! " Her husband Michael Smotherman is now a Full Professor and Texas A&M University teaching neurophysiology and doing research with bats and echolocation. They have two children, Nick and Sophia. Nick is obtaining his degree at TAMU. Class of 2022! Sophia continues with CSISD and the awesome education provided there!"
Her interests include all areas of women's health. She especially loves delivering babies, of course, but also takes care of irregular menses, menopausal issues, simple infertility, abnormal paps and cervix dysplasia, as well as incontinence and pelvic prolapse. She often sees young women who sometimes feel more comfortable with a female practitioner. Dr. Garant's nickname is, "Sunshine." She always has a smile waiting for her patients.