Dr. David Disanto, MD

Dr. David Disanto, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Disanto, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in East Providence, RI. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Disanto is affiliated with Our Lady of Fatima Hospital.

2464 Pawtucket Ave

East Providence, RI 02914

Contact Information

(401) 431-0226

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Spine
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more than 68% of peers
Herniated Disc
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more than 58% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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more than 58% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Disanto does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
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Procedures

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

Education

  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Disanto has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Disanto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Disanto does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Disanto and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Disanto's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Disanto to family and friends
4.3
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Disanto's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Disanto accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Disanto has admitting privileges

Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
200 High Service Ave
North Providence, RI 02904
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