Dr. Richard A. Santa-Cruz, MD

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Dr. Richard A. Santa-Cruz, MD

Interventional Cardiology | Male

Agnesian Healthcare Intrl Mdcn 420 E Division St, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 Get Directions
(920) 923-7400

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Dr. Santa-Cruz specializes in Interventional Cardiology and practices in Fond du Lac, WI. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Interventional Cardiology
      • Cardiology

      Board Certifications

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      • Cardiovascular Disease
      • Interventional Cardiology

      Conditions Treated

      • Aneurysm
      • Aneurysm of Heart
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Aortic Stenosis
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Chest Pain
      • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Congestive Heart Failure
      • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Coronary Artery Dissection
      • Endocarditis
      • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
      • Heart Disease
      • Heart Murmur
      • Heart Palpitations
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypertensive Heart Disease
      • Hypotension
      • Limb Swelling
      • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
      • Mitral Valve Stenosis
      • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Edema
      • Secondary Hypertension
      • Syncope
      • Thrombosis
      • Tricuspid Valve Disease
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac Imaging
      • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
      • Cardiovascular Stress Test
      • Cardioversion, Elective
      • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
      • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
      • Echocardiography
      • Impella Device
      • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
      • Pericardiocentesis
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • PFO Repair
      • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
      • Renal Artery Angioplasty
      • Stress Echocardiogram
      • Telemedicine
      • Thrombolysis
      • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
      • Treadmill Stress Test
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Miami / School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1999

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of North Carolina Hospital

        Completed in 2000

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of North Carolina Hospitals

        Completed in 2003

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of North Carolina Hospitals

        Completed in 2006

      • Undergraduate School
        Emory University

        Graduated in 1994

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Santa-Cruz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
      • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
      • Malpractice claims in Wisconsin not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Santa-Cruz's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Santa-Cruz

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients