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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Santos performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Esophageal Surgery
more than 70% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 66% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 60% of peers

Dr. Santos'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Santos does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated


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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Vagotomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

1 Sanction
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (4/21/2016)
    Action Taken: Revocation, Surrender, Suspension of Controlled Substance License
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Alabama
0 Board Actions

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


  • University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Santos has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Santos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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