Dr. Robert Santaella, MD

Dr. Robert Santaella, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Robert Santaella, MD is a general surgery specialist in Frisco, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

6898 Lebanon Rd Ste 103

Frisco, TX 75034

Contact Information

(972) 335-7874

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
normal
more than 5% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 5% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Santaella "We treat our patients as we would like to be treated. We match unequalled training and dedication with that philosophy."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University of Alabama, Birmingham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of Alabama, Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Santaella has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Santaella's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Santaella to family and friends
36 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Santaella's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Santaella Says:
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We strive to take care of you in the best possible way, we won't compromise your care in any facet of our treatment plan.  We thank you for your feedback, and encourage you to contact us at any time directly at our email if there are any ways in which we can improve our care for all of our patients.

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Patient Comments (10)

I had an excellent experience with surgery done by Dr. Santaella. Very friendly staff. Very informative and caring. Great surgeon!
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The surgeon is good but his office manager Rochelle is very incompetent, and unprofessional. I have paid a bill that my insurance also paid, so the doctor's office got paid twice. Rochelle checked on it and found out that indeed this is what happened but every time I called the office she would...more
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Excellent !!!! Great personality and very attentive.
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Dr. Santaella performed a Gastrointestinal Endoscopy on my wife approximately 4 years ago and the woman continues to suffer from stomach pain he caused by what he quoted as "snipping the tops" of 4 ulcers.
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Hernia repair 11/16. Not fixed. Returned to complain 12/16 and dr said all was fine even though I had a huge bulge. Sets a follow up appt for April 2017. By March the bulge was bigger and had daily pain. Returned to office. Dr claims that there is still no hernia. Sends me for a CT which shows I...more
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