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Dr. Garcia-Santana's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Garcia-Santana "Sheila M. Garcia Santana, MD completed her medical internship at Harvard Medical School, served her residency at the Boston University School of Medicine; was the recipient of a Yale University School of Medicine Fellowship, where she served as a clinical instructor. Dr. Garcia Santana was on the Dean's list in her undergraduate career and has had publishing's for multiple academic articles and book chapters. Dr. Garcia has presented at several national meetings, to include Harvard's MEEI Vitrectomy Course. She holds membership with The American Society of Retina Specialists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology."
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Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
Dr. Garcia-Santana does not have any board certifications listed.
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Hypotony of Eye
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Repair of Retinal Detachment
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Retina and Vitreous Surgery
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School | Graduated 2009
Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
Boston Medical Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
Yale U-Yale New Haven Hosp
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Dr. Garcia-Santana has no awards or honors listed.
Media & Publications
Unidad Didactica 24. Enfermedades del sistema oculomotor. Paralisis supra e infranuclear. Nistagmus. Guiones de Oftalmologia. Aprendizaje basado en competencias., 2012
Exploratory study of hepatic arterial infusion oxaliplatin with systemic 5-fluorouracil/bevacizumab in patients with refractory solid tumor and extensive liver metastases., 2010
Esthesioneuroblastoma Presenting With Complete External Ophthalmoplegia., 2009
Treatment Outcomes for Malignant Lacrimal Gland Tumors., 2012
Memberships & Professional Affiliations
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