Dr. Keith Santiago, MD

Dr. Keith Santiago, MD

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Dr. Keith Santiago, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Summerville, SC and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.Read his story

Lowcountry Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

93 Springview Ln Unit B

Summerville, SC 29485
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Santiago's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Santiago "Dr. Santiago is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who sub-specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery. He treats conditions involving the bones, tendons, nerves and muscles of the entire upper extremity in addition to general orthopaedics. He is trained in fracture management, reconstruction, microvascular and nerve surgery of the hand, wrist, elbow, shoulder, arm and forearm. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH). Dr. Santiago prides himself in listening and working together with patients to make a diagnosis and provide treatment options compatible to their goals and expectations. Dr. Santiago enjoys time with his family, watching movies, playing ice hockey and relaxing at the beach. In addition, Dr. Santiago promotes and recognizes high school scholar achievement by awarding the Harvard Book Prize to deserving local high school students."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Santiago ""I will listen and work together with patients to make a diagnosis and provide treatment options compatible to their goals and expectations," said Dr. Santiago, who is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons."

10  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Microsurgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

73  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Congenital Diseases
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Disorders
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Tumor
  • Wrist Fracture
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40  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Harvard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Northwestern Mem
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Northwestern University of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Santiago has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Santiago's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Santiago

3.9

Based on 30 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. S did my carpal tunnel on both hands. They were a breeze. I did them at a surgery center which was way smoother than my experience with my other surgeries at the hospital. The soft bandage allowed me to return to work without any down time. I didn’t even need the lortab that Dr. S gave me in...Read More
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I have been his patient, my son has been his patient and so has my mother. That should tell anyone something about the trust I have in his hands
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Dr. Santiago fit me into his schedule to be seen the day I broke my wrist. The next day I had surgery and felt immediate relief. My wrist has been perfect since. I would highly recommend Dr. Santiago to anyone.
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Very Very relaxing Doctor to work with, very knowledgeable, gets right to the point and solves the problem. Highly reccomend.
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Awesome doc...awesome surgery...awesome staff!
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