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Michael J. Santoro, MD

4.8 out of 5 (86 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Gastroenterology
Additional Language Spoken
Spanish, Italian, English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
Address
Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Gastroenterology Suite 240
27871 Medical Center Road
Suite 240
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Gastroenterology Suite 240
27871 Medical Center Road
Suite 240
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 364-5090
Fax
(949) 542-8710
Hours
Mon 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Tue 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Wed 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Thu 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Fri 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Sat

More Information

Website
www.missionheritage.com
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Gastroenterology
    Education & Training
    • Fellowship
      Loma Linda University - 1993
    • Residency
      Staten Island University - 1990
    • Internship
      Staten Island University - 1988
    • Medical School
      State University of New York - 1987
    • College
      Villanova University - 1983
    Areas of Interest

    Board Certified Gastroenterology, 1994

    Board Certified Internal Medicine, 1994

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Dr. Santoro received his undergraduate degree at Villanova University, Pennsylvania. He received a Bachelor in Science with honors. He attended Medical School at the State University of New York Health and Science Center at Brooklyn. Dr. Santoro completed his internship and residency at Staten Island University Hospital. He received his GI Fellowship at Loma Linda University.

    He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and specializes in Gastroenterology.

    Dr. Santoro is a fellow with the American College of Physicians (FACP) and a fellow with American College of Gastroenterology (FACG). He has served as chief of Gastroenterology at Saddleback Memorial Hospital, San Clemente Campus. Dr. Santoro has been recognized as Physician of Excellence with Orange Coast Magazine, 2005.

    Dr. Santoro was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He has lived in California since 1990 and been in practice for 15 years. He is married with three children.

    Dr. Santoro is committed to quality, personal care.

    Certifications
    American Board of Internal Medicine
    Areas of Expertise
    colon cancer screening and prevention, gastroesophageal reflux
  • 27-May-2020
    My experience with *Dr. Santoro was excellent. He is always very willing to listen to my concerns & address them. He is very thorough & explains things in a manner that I can understand.
    3-May-2020
    Great job by all!
    21-Apr-2020
    I had emailed Dr. Santoro with questions about a new prescription he ordered for me. He replied promptly and suggested a Telehealth meeting. It started on time, and his staff were very helpful in helping me set it up.
    14-Apr-2020
    Dr Santoro is the best. I always feel he is providing me with the best medical care possible.
    14-Apr-2020
    *Dr. Michael Santoro, *Dr. Lorelei Opene, *Dr. Martin Carc all excellent team!
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