Dr. Arthur Santos, MD

Dr. Arthur Santos, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Arthur Santos, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Laredo, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

10710 McPherson Rd Ste 300

Laredo, TX 78045

Contact Information

(956) 794-8853

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Santos' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Carotid Artery Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santos treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Santos treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santos performs Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Santos performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic (Heart) Aneurysm Repair
  • Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santos treats Vascular Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Santos treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Santos' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Arthur Santos, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Laredo, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
University Utah Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
University Minn Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
University Minn Hospital
Internship Hospital
1985
1982
1977

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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5.0

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Santos' Performance
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I was very amazed with the way he examined my feet for pulses. He is very understanding, compasionate and friendly doctor. I'm glad he practices with such high quality of service.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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