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About Dr. Mariarita Santi

Dr. Mariarita Santi, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Washington, DC. Her specialties include Pathology and Neurology. Dr. Santi is affiliated with Children's National Medical Center and HSC Pediatric Center. She speaks English.

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Primary Address

111 Michigan Ave NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Specialties

Dr. Mariarita Santi has the following 2 specialties

  • Pathology

    A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
    Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
    In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Expertise

    3 Expertise

  • Brain Cancer (Meningioma)
  • CNS Tumor (Ependymoma)
  • Spinal Cord Cancer

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Children's National Medical Center
  • HSC Pediatric Center
  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Mariarita Santi accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC
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