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Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No malpractice claims found
No sanctions found
No board actions found
Dr. Santos Cavaiola's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Santos Cavaiola "Tricia Santos Cavaiola, MD, is a board-certified endocrinologist. She specializes in treating patients with many types of endocrine disorders, including diabetes and thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal and pituitary diseases. Dr. Santos Cavaiola has a special interest in both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and in helping patients learn how to take a more active role in managing the disease through lifestyle changes and medication choices. She has often been a featured speaker in classes or videos, both to educate patients with diabetes and to help primary care physicians learn more about diabetes diagnosis and management. Her research focus is also in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. As an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine, Dr. Santos Cavaiola teaches courses in endocrinology and teaches residents and fellows in the clinical setting. She is also active in the diabetes community, as a member of the American Diabetes Association and as a faculty member for Taking Control of Your Diabetes, a nonprofit advocacy organization. Dr. Santos Cavaiola completed an endocrinology fellowship, chief residency, and residency in internal medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She earned her medical degree at Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine. She is board certified in internal medicine and in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. When not teaching or seeing patients, Dr. Santos Cavaiola enjoys spending time with her family, paddleboarding and cooking."
Dr. Santos Cavaiola does not have any board certifications listed.
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Fungal Nail Infection
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Low Back Pain
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Tobacco Use Disorder
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Liver Function Test
Prostate Cancer Screening
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
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 data for Dr. Santos Cavaiola is unavailable at this time.
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
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Media & Publications
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