Dr. Omar SantanaHernandez, MD

Dr. Omar SantanaHernandez, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  

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Dr. Omar SantanaHernandez, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Tampa, FL. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.Read his story

TGH Transplant & Specialty Services

409 Bayshore Blvd

Tampa, FL 33606
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
more than 71% of peers
Thyroid Disease
more than 58% of peers
Adrenal Insufficiency
more than 57% of peers

Dr. SantanaHernandez'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. SantanaHernandez's bio

This content was provided by Dr. SantanaHernandez "Omar Jose Santana-Hernandez M.D., is a board-certified internal medicine physician. He graduated cum laude from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Dr. Santana-Hernandez completed his Internal Medicine residency at the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL, where he also continued his training with a fellowship in Endocrinology. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. In addition to his medical interests in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism, Dr. Santana-Hernandez enjoys traveling, sports, watching movies and listening to music. He is proficient in both English and Spanish."

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

0  Board Certifications

Dr. SantanaHernandez does not have any board certifications listed.

42  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 data for Dr. SantanaHernandez is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. SantanaHernandez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. SantanaHernandez to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. SantanaHernandez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was comforted by Dr. Santana's bedside manner, and patience. He spoke with me, for 30 minutes face to face, without being on the computer, or any distractions. He is different from most Dr's today who rush in and out. He was very knowledgeable, and able to explain my treatment options so I...more
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My first appt with Dr. Santana he decided to have his resident doctor examine me instead of himself. Thought that was poor form as a way to build a reputation or patient trust. When we did finally come in to speak with me he didn't exam me and only said he wasn't going to 'recommend a statin' at...more
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