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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Santiago'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

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Professional Misconduct (3/31/2014)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Santiago, Manuel D MD: License # 036082506: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician allegedly crossed professional boundaries with a patient. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Finance and Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s license on SUSPENSION for 30 days, followed by indefinite PROBATION for a minimum of two years and imposed a FINE in the amount of $ 20,000.00.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Graduate Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Santiago has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Santiago has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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