Dr. Ricardo M Santayana MD is a male General Practitioner, has 30 years of experience and practices in General Practice, Internal Medicine, and Forensic Pathology.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(5)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ricardo Santayana is Good. Dr. Santayana has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.4
  • Currently 2.4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Flu (Human Influenza)
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Santayana graduated from Universidad De Costa Rica, San Jose.


Affiliations

Dr. Santayana has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • University Community Hospital 
  • Saint Joseph's Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Santayana accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 24 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida - 14 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • AvMed Health Plans - 7 plans
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 13 plans
  • Humana - 33 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Ricardo M. Santayana practice?
Dr. Ricardo Santayana practices General Practice, Internal Medicine, and Forensic Pathology near Tampa, FL.
See Tampa General Practitioners, Tampa Internists, and Tampa Pathologists.