Dr. Shankar Santhanam, MD


Family Medicine | Male

RWJ Medical Associates 1950 US Highway 1 Lawrenceville, NJ 08648 Get Directions
Dr. Shankar Santhanam, MD
Dr. Shankar Santhanam, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Lawrenceville, NJ. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Santhanam is affiliated with RWJ University Hospital Hamilton.

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    16 to 30 minutes
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Trenton, NJ |
The BEST doctor around. Very knowledgeable and caring
He was great! The staff was nice, and I wasn't in there long. He was very efficient, friendly, and thorough. It was my first visit, and I'm gonna keep him as my primary.
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Dr. Santhanam's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Family Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Family Practice

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  • Medical School
    St. Georges University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2000

  • Internship Hospital
    Capital Health System-Fuld Campus

    Completed in 2005

  • Residency Hospital
    Capital Health System-Fuld Campus

    Completed in 2005

  • Undergraduate School
    Pennsylvania State University

    Graduated in 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Adult Immunization
  • Cryosurgery
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gardasil® Vaccine
  • Immunization
  • Irrigation of Ear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Wellness Examination