Dr. Joseph Centeno, MD

Dr. Joseph Centeno, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o
(16)

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Dr. Joseph Centeno, MD is a general surgery specialist in Santa Maria, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Surgical Specialists, Inc.

316 S Stratford Ave Ste C

Santa Maria, CA 93454
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Centeno's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Centeno treats Venous Embolism and Thrombosis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Centeno treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Centeno treats Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Centeno treats this condition more than 62% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Centeno treats Vascular Disease more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Centeno treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Centeno's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Biopsy of Breast
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Breast Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Secondary Malignancies
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to offer the best medical care possible for my patients.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Tx Med Branch Hosps
    Residency Hospital
  • 1995
    University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Centeno's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Centeno

4.4

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
81.25%
(13)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
6.25%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
12.5%
(2)

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Once I had my surgery and the post op office visit things were all good but tried to get an appointment because I had swelling ad pain in upper quadrant after post op visit. The staff referred me to ER several times i tried to get an office visit. Obvisiously they think ER visits are cheap. I...Read More
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