Dr. Sara Montoya, MD

Dr. Sara Montoya, MD

Family Medicine | Female | 55 years old

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  • Family Practicenull
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      4.6 based on 20 responses
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      Experience with Dr. Montoya
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (19)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (19)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (20)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Montoya's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (19)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (19)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (19)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (19)
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      in Summerville, S.C |
      my wife and daughters and granddaughter have been going to Dr. Montoya for over 25 years now. she is an excellent doctor, but more than that, she is compassionate, kind and really cares about her patients. thank you Dr. Montoya,
      in Summerville, SC |
      Dr. Montoya listens carefully to all questions and descriptions. She offers explanations and possible causes of problems. Together we select an appropriate testing or treatment. She does not rush through appointments and is not condescending or accusatory in her communications. Her staff is cheerful and pleasant. They are conveniently located in the center of town. I arrived on time and waited only 3 minutes before my appointment began.
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      Specialties

      • Family Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Family Practice

      Conditions Treated

      • Anxiety
      • Arthritis
      • Asthma
      • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Depression
      • Diabetes
      • Drug Abuse
      • Emphysema
      • Headache
      • Heart Disease
      • Hemorrhoids
      • High Cholesterol
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypoglycemia
      • Infectious Diseases
      • Injuries
      • Insomnia
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Nausea
      • Obesity
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoporosis
      • Rash
      • Strep Throat
      • Vomiting

      Procedures Performed

      • Biopsy
      • Blood Sugar Monitoring
      • Bone Density Scan
      • Breast Exam
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Immunization
      • Nerve Conduction Studies
      • Pap Smear
      • Physical Examination
      • Radiofrequency Ablation
      • Spirometry
      • Urinalysis
      • Vaccination
      • X-Ray

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Medical University of South Carolina
      • Residency Hospital
        Med University of South Carolina Medical Center

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Montoya's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Family Medicine
      • Board certified in Family Practice
      • Malpractice claims in South Carolina not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Montoya's Office & Staff

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

      Experience with Dr. Montoya

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Montoya's Care Philosophy

      Our goal is to treat each patient with compassion and concern and to provide the best health care possible. We try to establish a personal relationship with each of our families. We provide services for children including well child visits, sick visits, and sports physicals. For our adult and senior population we offer comprehensive care for diabetes and hypertension. We also schedule regular screenings and examinations to prevent disease.