Dr. Robert Santoscoy, MD
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Thoracic Surgery | Male

Care Philosophy

Every member of El Paso Southwestern Cardiovascular Associates has a strong commitment of caring for people in some of life s most trying circumstances. Our board-certified cardiothoracic surgeons and specially trained medical professionals and staff work closely with patients, their families and their physicians to diagnosis and treat diseases and conditions of the heart, lung and vascular systems. Cardiothoracic and vascular care should not just be about what is offered, but how it is offered. The members of El Paso Southwestern Cardiovascular Associates work as a team to ensure each patient receives the medical care they need. We encourage questions and want all patient and family members to be comfortable with and understand the plan of care.

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Biography

Dr. Robert Santoscoy, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in El Paso, TX. He is 58 years old. Dr. Santoscoy is affiliated with Sierra Medical Center, University Medical Center of El Paso, Providence Memorial Hospital and Las Palmas Medical Center.

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      EXCELLENT
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      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
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    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
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    Dr. Santoscoy's Care Philosophy

    Every member of El Paso Southwestern Cardiovascular Associates has a strong commitment of caring for people in some of life s most trying circumstances. Our board-certified cardiothoracic surgeons and specially trained medical professionals and staff work closely with patients, their families and their physicians to diagnosis and treat diseases and conditions of the heart, lung and vascular systems. Cardiothoracic and vascular care should not just be about what is offered, but how it is offered. The members of El Paso Southwestern Cardiovascular Associates work as a team to ensure each patient receives the medical care they need. We encourage questions and want all patient and family members to be comfortable with and understand the plan of care.

    Dr. Santoscoy's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
    •  Board certified in Cardiovascular Surgery, General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Cardiovascular Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Carotid Artery Stenosis
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Valve Diseases
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Septal Defect
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    • Residency Hospital
      Creighton University Med Center Saint Joseph

      Completed in 1992

    • Fellowship Hospital
      West Virginia University Hospitals

      Completed in 1994

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Aortic Valve Replacement
    • Aortic Valve Surgery
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy