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Dr. Hector Santana, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 76

Dr. Santana

Dr. Hector Santana, MD is a neurology specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Univ Auto De Santo Domingo (Uasd), Fac De Cien Med, Santo Domingo in 1967 and specializes in neurology.


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(315) 478-5784

Dr. Santana accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Santana's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Optic Neuritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santana treats Optic Neuritis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Santana treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Ataxia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santana treats Ataxia more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Santana treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ataxia With Fasciculations
  • Ataxia With Vitamin E Deficiency
  • Ataxia, Hereditary, Autosomal Dominant
  • Ataxia, Spastic, 3, Autosomal Recessive
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Episodic Ataxia
  • Friedreich's Ataxia
  • Gluten Ataxia
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Sensory Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy
Gait Abnormality
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santana treats Gait Abnormality more than 29% of his peers

Dr. Santana treats this condition more than 29% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait

Dr. Santana's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. Hector Santana, MD is a neurology specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Univ Auto De Santo Domingo (Uasd), Fac De Cien Med, Santo Domingo in 1967 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

Nyu Hospitals Center
Residency Hospital
Queens Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
University Hospital SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency Hospital
1973
Columbia Presby Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1968
Queens Hosp Ctr
Internship Hospital
1967
Univ Auto De Santo Domingo (Uasd), Fac De Cien Med, Santo Domingo
Medical School
1973
1968
1967

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Santana's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Santana

3.9

Based on 7 reviews

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Santana's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I have been seeing Dr. Santana for years. I have always suffered from Migraines, since seeing Dr. Santana I have. Wry few each year thanks to his care and proper medication dosage.
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