Dr. Santos Earns Fellow Distinctions
SIOUX FALLS (Sept. 17, 2014) - Arvin L. Santos, MD, FASN, FACP, has been named a fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and the American College of Physicians.
Dr. Santos is among the first-designated fellows of the ASN. This fellowship celebrates and recognizes members who have achieved a distinct level of excellence in clinical or investigative nephrology or pathology, ongoing post-graduate education and have provided continuing service to the society and/or community. Fellowship in the American College of Physicians recognizes excellence in the field of internal medicine.
Dr. Santos is a Nephrologist with Avera Medical Group Nephrology Sioux Falls and is medical director of outpatient dialysis services for Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center. He holds a medical degree from De La Salle University School of Medicine, Cavite, Philippines, and completed residency in internal medicine at Carney Hospital, Boston and fellowship in nephrology at the University of Vermont Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Internal Medicine-Nephrology.