Dr. Carlos Santiago, MD

Dr. Carlos Santiago, MD

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64 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Carlos Santiago, MD is a general surgery specialist in South Miami, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.Read his story

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Santiago's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Port Placements or Replacements
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiago performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Santiago performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Ventral Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiago treats Ventral Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Santiago treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Anorectal Abscess
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiago treats Anorectal Abscess more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Santiago treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Rectal Abscess

Dr. Santiago's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Surgery
Abscess
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Biopsy
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Mole Removal
Neck Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Port Placements or Replacements
Secondary Malignancies
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Tumor
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Santiago is a fellow of The American College of Surgeons and Board certified. He received his training in a Yale University affiliated hospital in New Haven, CT. Currently, he is one of the few surgeons in South Florida performing robotic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1987
    Hospital Of San Raphael
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1983
    Hospital Of San Raphael
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena
    Medical School
    1982
  • 1977
    University of Miami
    Undergraduate School
    1977

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Santiago's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Santiago

4.6

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
11.11111111111111%
(2)

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Average Wait Time
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Extremelly professional, knowledgeable, patient and compassionate.
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The best!!!! from 1 to 10 he is number 11. Is a person with good sense of humor, kind and very professional. I went to an emergency and I did not have the opportunity to speak because of my medical condition but after my surgery I went to his office to a follow up and I had the opportunity to...Read More
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Nice a good listener knowledgable a lot of experience
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Dimension Health
Fortified Provider Network
Freedom Health
Freedom Network
HealthSmart
Heritage Summit HealthCare
Humana
Medica
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP)
Optimum HealthCare
PHCS
Preferred Care Partners
Prime Health Services
Simply Healthcare Plans
Tricare
Prime
Standard
WellCare

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Doctors Hospital

Coral Gables, FL

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