Dr. Cynthia Santos, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 60

Dr. Santos
Accepting new patients

University of Texas Psychiatry

1941 EAST RD Houston, TX 77054

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(713) 486-2500

Dr. Cynthia Santos, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Santos has more experience with Neurodevelopmental Disorders than other specialists in her area. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston medical school in 1986. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Santos to book an appointment.

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Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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ADHD and-or ADD
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Conduct Disorder
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Dr. Santos' conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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(713) 486-2500

Dr. Santos accepts the following insurance:

Superior Health Plan
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Humana Health Plan of Texas
Houston Area HMO-Standard
MultiPlan PPO

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About Me


Dr. Cynthia Santos, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Santos...Read more


  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry


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Fellowship Hospital
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Residency Hospital
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Internship Hospital
University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Medical School


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What are Dr. Cynthia Santos, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Santos frequently treats Neurodevelopmental Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Santos specializes.

Where is Dr. Cynthia Santos, MD's office located?

Dr. Santos' office is located at 1941 EAST RD, Houston, TX 77054. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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University of Texas Psychiatry

Ut Health1941 EAST RD Houston, TX 77054

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1941 East Rd Ste 2100 Houston, TX 77054