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About Dr. Frank Santamaria

Dr. Frank Santamaria, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Jacksonville, FL. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Dr. Santamaria is affiliated with Naval Hospital Jacksonville. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Frank Santamaria is Excellent. Dr. Frank Santamaria has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Frank Santamaria is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

2080 Child St
Jacksonville, FL 32214
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Specialties

Dr. Frank Santamaria has the following 2 specialties

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine

    Hospice care & Palliative medicine specialists focus their practice on pain management, symptom relief and qualify-of-life treatments to relieve the suffering of terminally ill patients. These doctors have specialized expertise in the treatment of patients with serious illnesses, advanced diseases and conditions resulting from catastrophic injury. Though often they work within hospice settings, they prevent and alleviate suffering appropriate at any age and stage of disease and can work alongside practitioners providing curative treatments.
    Hospice care & Palliative medicine focuses on depression, pain, fatigue, constipation, nausea, shortness of breath, loss of appetite and difficulty sleeping, among other conditions. They also alleviate psychosocial distress and other stressors that accompany terminal illnesses. They are skilled in guiding families through legal and ethical decision-making in end-of-life care and can address spiritual issues at these times. By coordinating care across settings by improving communication among providers, they improve access to information for families so that they understand the patient's condition and treatment options.

Board Certifications

Dr. Frank Santamaria is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Five Stars
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Five Stars
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Santamaria is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Naval Hospital Jacksonville
  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • University of Florida

    Graduated in 1992

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

2080 Child St, Jacksonville, FL
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