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Conditions I specialize in
  • Internal Medicine

 These three simple, yet profound, words are the foundation of Uma Santhanam, M.D.'s practice. Throughout her 14-year medical career, the last ten in private practice, Dr. Santhanam has partnered with patients on customized plans of care to ensure they are living life to the fullest. Now, as a physician partner with TriHealth, she seeks to provide the same level of quality care to all patients. Dr. Santhanam works with adult patients, age 18 and older, on prevention, detection and treatment of common illnesses. In addition, she also focuses on managing chronic conditions like asthma, COPD, diabetes, and hypertension. With an emphasis on preventive medicine, Dr. Santhanam recommends lifestyle modifications as a means for achieving and maintaining optimal health. She enjoys educating patients about their conditions and treatment plans, and stresses the importance of being your own best advocate with your health.

Dr. Santhanam's practice focus includes:

Acute adult illness

Preventive medicine





Locations I practice at

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  • Good Samaritan Hospital and Health Center | Residency, 2000
    Medical Doctor
  • Good Samaritan Hospital and Health Center | Internship, 1998
    Medical Doctor
  • Rajah Muthiah Medical College | Medical School, 1993
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  • American Board of Internal Medicine | Other, 2001

Ratings and Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
4.9 / 5 (348 ratings, 5 comments)
    Comments from patients
  • 5 / 5
    Medical providers are all excellent.
    Reviewed October 30, 2023
  • 5 / 5
    Love my doctor. Very professional and puts me at ease
    Reviewed October 30, 2023
  • 5 / 5
    I would say my doctor, Uma Santhanam M.D., Is the best PCP I have ever had!!! She is nice, caring, listens to you, and has genuine concern for her patients. And, she is a hoot!!!
    Reviewed October 24, 2023
  • 4.4 / 5
    Did a good job
    Reviewed October 19, 2023
  • 5 / 5
    THE Dr is GREAT!
    Reviewed October 16, 2023
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