Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD

Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD

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62 y/o

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Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in nephrology.Read his story

Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD

1199 Bush St Ste 400

San Francisco, CA 94109
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Santiesteban's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Santiesteban's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Santiesteban "Dr. Hector Santiesteban is a board-certified nephrologist who practices in the San Francisco Bay Area. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure, kidney disease, and electrolyte disorders. He has practiced nephrology for more than 30 years since graduating from the Emory University School of Medicine in 1984. Dr. Santiesteban combines his years of experience and exemplary education with compassion and curiosity to provide the highest quality care for his patients."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

46  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • UCSF Department of Nephrology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Santiesteban has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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