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Manuel A. Santiago, M.D.

General Summary

Dr. Manuel A. Santiago is board certified in medical oncology, hematology and internal medicine. During his fellowship at Duke University Medical Center, Dr. Santiago received funding from the National Institute of Health and the American Heart Association for research in biochemistry, cell biology and specifically, to study blood clotting factors. In addition, at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, he has participated in research studying the use of novel anticoagulants.

For the past 13 years, Dr. Santiago has been devoted to the care and treatment of patients with cancer, and malignant and non-malignant hematological disorders. During this time he has also participated in clinical research studies involving new investigational drugs for cancer and hematological disorders.

Education

  • Fellowship
    Medical Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
  • Residency
    VA Hospital, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Internship
    VA Hospital, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Medical Doctorate
    University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine

Medical Practice

Other Information

Personally, Dr. Santiago devotes his free time to his family and his church.  His hobby is sailing on Lake Medina and he is a member of the Woodlawn Sailing Club.

Accolades & Memberships

He is a member of the Bexar County Medical Society, Texas Medical Association, the Mexican American and Hispanic Physicians Association in San Antonio, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology.

Community Service

Research Interest