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Dr. Paul Santiago, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Santiago

Dr. Paul Santiago, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(314) 362-3577

Dr. Santiago accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Santiago's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiago treats Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Santiago treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiago treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Santiago treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiago treats Spondylosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Santiago treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Santiago's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Santiago, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Yale University
Medical School
1995

Awards

Dr. Santiago's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Santiago

4.0

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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(15)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
4.545454545454546%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
22.727272727272727%
(5)

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A absolutely great experience afterI broke my back. Great surgeon & excellent care
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Arrogant; seems to treat patients like he is doing them a favor by seeing them. Clearly needs some bedside patient classes? I have been treated with more respect at a McDonald's drive up window!
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Dr Santiago is a fantastic Doctor. His staff are extremely helpful. I feel very lucky that through chance and circumstance he became my Neurologist. Easy to talk to, he dealt well with a very irritable and confused patient. A++++ service and patience. Thank yoy
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I absolutely love love love Dr. Santiago. He did a back surgery for me in 2012 after several surgeries and procedures by 2 other Dr's and I have felt amazing since until a new problem has arose. I would NEVER let another Dr. treat me for my back/neck injuries. Always extremely nice, very concerned,...Read More
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I would not recommend this doctor to anyone. He is arrogant, disrespectful, and a complete JERK. This doctor totally blew off all of the problems I was having (5 bulging discs in my lower back) and did not care about any of my questions, concerns, or options for further treatment. I told him about...Read More
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