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SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Michael T. Tran, MD

  • Endocrinology
Additional Language Spoken
Southern California Endocrine Medical Group
1310 West Stewart Drive
Suite 215
Orange, CA 92868
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Southern California Endocrine Medical Group
1310 West Stewart Drive
Suite 215
Orange, CA 92868
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(714) 997-5000
(714) 997-5300
Mon, Tue, Thu 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Wed 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., Fri 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Weekend Hours
Every other Saturday 8am-1pm

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  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Endocrinology
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Creighton University - 1996
    • Residency
      St. Mary Medical Center - 1999
    • Fellowship
      Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science - 2006
    Areas of Interest
    Adrenal Disorders, Calcium Disorders, Diabetes, Metabolism, Testosterone Problems, Osteoporosis, Thyroid Disorders, Endocrinology
  • Biography


    Dr. Tran grew up in San Jose, California. He completed his undergraduate studies at UCLA and was involved in the Student Honors Research Program. After obtaining his medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska, he finished residency in internal medicine at St. Mary-UCLA Medical Center. He worked as a hospitalist and then in outpatient medicine for almost five years at Kaiser Permanente Medical Group in northern California and in Orange County. Dr. Tran then decided to pursue additional specialty training and completed an Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism & Molecular Medicine fellowship.

    His research experience in diabetes has culminated in several publications in the journal Diabetes Care. Academically, he holds the title of Assistant Clinical Professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and continues to teach and give lectures to internal medicine residents.

    Furthermore, he has been honored by the Consumers' Research Council of America with a listing as one of "America's Top Physicians" for 2007 and 2009-2016 ( In 2008, he was honored with a "Patients' Choice" recognition (Out of the nation's 720,000 active physicians, less than 5% were accorded this honor by their patients in 2008 and various components were rated such as bedside manner, doctor-patient face time, degree of follow-up, courtesy of office staff, and overall opinions). Dr. Tran is fluent in Vietnamese and medical Spanish.

    In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and 2 dogs. His other pastime activities include reading (history topics), watching movies, swimming, snowboarding/skiing, whitewater rafting, shooting guns, hiking, and scuba diving. He is a PADI Certified Rescue Diver which emphasizes emergency response and diver rescue.