Dr. David J. Disanto, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 64

2464 Pawtucket Ave
East Providence, RI 02914
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Dr. Disanto:

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Dr. Disanto's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
200 High Service Avenue
North Providence, RI 02904

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Disanto

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
DISANTO DAVID J MD OFFICE
DISANTO DAVID J MD OFFICE
2464 Pawtucket Ave
East Providence, RI 02914
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    Dr. Disanto's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
    1
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    2
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Stenosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Disanto

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.
    • Other  (7/9/2014)
    • Action Taken: Summary Suspension
    • Summary: Dr. David J. Disanto; License # 49740; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine found that the physician is an immediate and serious threat to the public health, safety and welfare. The physician’s controlled substances registration was summarily suspended by the Rhode Island Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline after it found that the physician had delivered care below accepted minimal standards, including the overprescribing of narcotics. ACTION TAKEN: The Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine summarily suspended the physician's license. The physician has the right to appeal the suspension to the Division of Administrative Law Appeals within seven days.
    • State: Massachusetts

    1 Board Action

    • Other  (8/6/2014)
    • Action Taken: Other
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Massachusetts
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Graduated in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Children's Hospital
    Hartford Hospital
    Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Disanto & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Disanto's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital where Dr. Disanto has admitting privileges:

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    • Our Lady of Fatima Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Disanto

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Disanto to family and friends

    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Disanto's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 12 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Disanto
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Disanto accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    DISANTO DAVID J MD OFFICE
    2464 Pawtucket Ave
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401) 431-0226 (Office)
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