Dr. Carlos Santiago, MD

Dr. Carlos Santiago, MD

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Male  ·  
65 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Carlos Santiago, MD is a general surgery specialist in South Miami, FL and has been practicing for 32 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
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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
Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiago treats Heart Disease more than 20% of his peers

Dr. Santiago treats this condition more than 20% of his peers

Ventral Hernia
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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

Dr. Santiago's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Anal Fissure
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • 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
  • Heart Disease
  • 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
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • 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
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Santiago's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Santiago

4.6

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
89.47368421052632%
(17)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
10.526315789473685%
(2)

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  • 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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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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Coventry Health Care
Dimension Health
Fortified Provider Network
Freedom Health
Freedom Network
HealthSmart
Heritage Summit HealthCare
Humana
Medica
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
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Optimum HealthCare
PHCS
Preferred Care Partners
Prime Health Services
Simply Healthcare Plans
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Doctors Hospital

Coral Gables, FL

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