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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 59

285 E State St Ste 300
Columbus, OH 43215
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OhioHealth Grant Medical Center
111 S Grant Ave
Columbus, OH 43215
Riverside Methodist Hospital
3535 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, OH 43214

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Surgical Oncology Association Of OH
Surgical Oncology Association Of OH
285 E State St Ste 300
Columbus, OH 43215
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8100 Ravines Edge Ct Ste 100
Columbus, OH 43235
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    Dr. Sickle-Santanello's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Skin Grafts
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    University Cincinnati
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    University Cincinnati
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ohio State University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sickle-Santanello & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Sickle-Santanello's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Mount Carmel St. Anns

    • OhioHealth Grant Medical Center

    • Riverside Methodist Hospital

    • Mount Carmel West

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    Dr. Sickle-Santanello's Office & Staff

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    4.4 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Sickle-Santanello

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.8 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Surgical Oncology Association Of OH
    285 E State St Ste 300
    Columbus, OH 43215
    (614) 566-9970 (Office)
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    HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY CONSULTANTS
    8100 Ravines Edge Ct Ste 100
    Columbus, OH 43235
    (614) 846-0044 (Office)
    (614) 846-3464 (Fax)
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