Dr. Luis Davila-Santini is a vascular surgeon practicing in Bayshore, New York. Dr. Davila-Santini specializes in disorders relating to the arterial, venous and lymphatic systems. As a vascular surgeon, Dr. Davila-Santini diagnoses and treats vascular diseases and performs vasular surgeries. Common conditions that a vascular surgeon treats are aneurysms, atherosclerosis and varicose veins. Vascular specialists might also treat trauma, venous ulcers, poor leg circulation, peripheral arterial disease and other vascular-related issues.
Education and Training
Universidad de Puerto Rico
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
Thoracic SurgeryAmerican Board of Thoracic SurgeryABTS- 2010
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Assistant Professor of Surgery, Hofstra University -
- Local, Regional, National, and International Public Speaking -
- Member North Shore-LIJ Medical Group
- Member AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS
- New York Hospital Queens
- North Shore University Hospital
- New York Hospital (General Surgery)
- North Shore-LIJ Health System (Vascular Surgery)
Professional Society Memberships
- American College of Surgeons, Society for Vascular Surgery, Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery
Articles and Publications
- Has been Published
What do you attribute your success to?
- Keeping current with news and advances in the field. Also, administering quality patient care and always being empathetic to patients and their families.
Hobbies / Sports
- Family Time, Traveling, Sailing, Tennis
- Southside Hospital - North Shore-LIJ Health System
Dr. Luis R. Davila-Santini M.D.'s Practice location
Bayshore, New York 11706Get Direction
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365Get Direction
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Dr. Davila-Santini is one of the most remarkable surgeons who chose to specialize in two of the most challenging areas of surgery: cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. He is currently lending his skills and expertise to serve patients at Northwell Health Physician Partners in Bay Shore, New York. Northwell Health Physician Partners provides exceptional, comprehensive and quality clinical care to patients, families and communities through an integrated approach and with a commitment to exceeding customer expectations.
Dr. Davila-Santini additionally serves as Assistant Professor at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and can be found on staff at Southside Hospital (Chief of Vascular Surgery), Huntington Hospital, the Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital, Plainview Hospital, and Syosset Hospital.
Dr. Davila-Santini is board-certified in Surgery and Vascular Surgery by the American Board of Surgery (ABS). The ABS is an independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1937 to provide board certification to individuals who have met a defined standard of education, training and knowledge in the field of surgery. Surgeons certified by the ABS, known as diplomates, have completed at least 5 years of residency training following medical school, met all ABS training requirements, and successfully completed the ABS examination process. Furthermore, Dr. Davila-Santini maintains professional memberships with the American College of Surgeons, the Society for Vascular Surgery, and the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery.
Dr. Davila-Santini has a solid academic foundation that he drew upon in order to grow professionally and become one of the most appreciated surgeons in his field. He received his medical degree from the University of Puerto Rico (Universidad de Puerto Rico) School of Medicine, where he also conducted his internship. He then went on to complete an internship in General Surgery at New York–Presbyterian Hospital Queens, followed by his fellowship training at NorthShore University Hospital, where he became specialized in vascular surgery.
Vascular surgery involves the management of diseases of the vascular system (arteries and veins) by medical therapy, minimally invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction. As a vascular surgeon, Dr. Davila-Santini diagnoses and treats vascular diseases and performs vascular surgeries. Deeply passionate about the practical side of his work, he always prefers the operating room where he can actually treat patients and restore their quality of life.
In addition to English, Dr. Davila-Santini speaks Spanish.
Dr. Davila-Santini attributes his success to keeping current with news and advances in his field, administering quality patient care and being empathetic to patients and their families. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, sailing, and playing tennis.
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