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Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

Michael J. Santoro, MD

5 out of 5 (103 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Gastroenterology
Additional Language Spoken
Italian, Spanish
Address
27871 Medical Center Dr.
Suite 240
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Primary Office

Address
27871 Medical Center Dr.
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
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • 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- Brooklyn, NY - 1987
    • College
      Villanova University - 1983
    Awards
    Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, 1998 Fellow of the American College of Physicians, 1997
    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
  • 21-Dec-2017
    *Dr. Santoro is an excellent provider who showed genuine concern for your well being.
    19-Dec-2017
    excellent, knowledgeable and caring doctor
    14-Dec-2017
    Dr Santoro is excellent. he is approachable, knowable and a through doctor.
    29-Nov-2017
    He was excellent.
    6-Nov-2017
    9. Changed.
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