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About Dr. Dino Saracino
Dr. Dino Saracino, MD is a Doctor primarily located in El Paso, TX, with another office in El Paso, TX. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery. Dr. Saracino is affiliated with Sierra Medical Center, Las Palmas Medical Center and Providence Memorial Hospital. Dr. Saracino has received 3 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Dino Saracino has the following 1 specialty
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
Dr. Dino Saracino has the following 4 expertise
- Breast Diseases
- Digestive System Abnormalities
- Liver Diseases
- Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Dr. Dino Saracino has 1 board certified specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience
Dr. Dino Saracino is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Saracino is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Sierra Medical Center
Las Palmas Medical Center
Providence Memorial Hospital
Sierra Providence East Medical Center
Del Sol Medical Center
Providence Memorial Medical Center
30 Years Experience
Davao Medical School Foundation
Graduated in 1983
Monmouth Medical Center
Please contact the office for more information.
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