Dr. David Disanto, MD

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Dr. David Disanto, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

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

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Dr. Disanto specializes in Neurosurgery and practices in East Providence, RI. He practices at 1 location.

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based on 6 total surveys
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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  • Scheduling
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Experience with Dr. Disanto
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (6)
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis

Procedures Performed

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Spinal Nerve Block

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 2
    Sanctions

    Dr. Disanto has received 2 sanctions

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    • Unprofessional Conduct  (11/17/2015)
    • Action Taken: Consent Order
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: 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
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  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Disanto has 1 board action

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

  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston

    Graduated in 1977

  • Residency Hospital
    Children's Hospital
    Hartford Hospital
    Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

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Dr. Disanto's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • Malpractice claims in Rhode Island not available
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found
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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Disanto

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients