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Dr. Jorge J Lastra M.D., Neurosurgeon

Dr. Jorge J Lastra M.D.

Neurosurgeon

Manati Medical Center Dr. Otero Lopez Manati PR, 00674

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Dr. Jorge Lastra practices Neurological Surgery in Manati, PR. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Lastra prevents, diagnoses, evaluates, and treats disorders of the autonomic, peripheral, and central nervous systems. Neurological Surgeons are trained to treat such disorders as spinal canal stenosis, herniated discs, tumors, fractures, and spinal deformities, among many others.

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Neurological SurgeryAmerican Board of Neurological SurgeryABNS

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Jorge Lastra, MD

Manati Medical Center Dr. Otero Lopez -
Manati, PR 00674
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MANATI MEDICAL CENTER -
MANATI, PR 00674
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