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Michael Santoro, MD

4.9 out of 5 (66 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Gastroenterology
    (Board Certified)
Languages
Spanish, Italian, English
Primary Address | Office Details
Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Gastroenterology Suite 310
27799 Medical Center Road
Suite 310

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Phone: (949) 364-5090

Fax: (949) 542-8710

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
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  • Incredibly knowledgeable and incredibly caring. This provider has an excellent approach to working with patients and is also incredibly knowledgeable.
    Dr. Santoro had a very calm and respectful demeanor with his patients.
    DOCTOR SANTORO HAS BEEN MY DOCTOR FOR OVER 20 YEARS I FEEL LIKE I AM DEALING WITH FAMILY I HAVE RECOMMENDED HIM TO FRIENDS OF MINE THEY LIKED HIM. I GAVE HIM THE NICKNAME THE ITALIAN STALLION.....MY WIFE GOES TO HIM TO AND LIKES HIM . I HAVE NEVER HAD A BAD EXPERIENCE WITH HIM EXCELLENT OR HIGHER
    Dr Santoro, as always, responded with care and concern. I have confidence in him to provide the same care in my colonoscopy as he as always done.
    Dr Santoro, is very kind .He listens to you . Makes you feel cared for.
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  • Meet The Provider
    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.

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    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • Gastroenterology
      (Board Certified)
    Other Specialties Associations Awards
    Awards
    Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, 1998 Fellow of the American College of Physicians, 1997
    Areas of Interest
    Areas of Interest

    Colon cancer screening and prevention, gastroesophageal reflux
    Board Certified in Gastroenterology, 1994
    Board Certified in Internal Medicine, 1994

    Certifications
    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

    Education
    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
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Plan

    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
    • Aetna PPO
    • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare PPO
    • Anthem Blue Cross PPO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO - Trio
    • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
    • Blue Shield of CA PPO
    • Choice /Humana PPO
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna HMO - Select
    • Cigna PPO
    • Clever Care Health Plan
    • Coventry/First Health PPO
    • Health Net - TriCare
    • Health Net HMO
    • Health Net Medicare Advantage
    • Health Net PPO
    • HealthSmart (Interplan) PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Oscar EPO
    • SCAN Medicare Advantage
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
    • United HealthCare PPO
    • Vivity by Anthem Blue Cross
 
  • Primary Location

Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Gastroenterology Suite 310

  • Address
    27799 Medical Center Road, Suite 310,
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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  • Phone
    (949) 364-5090
    Fax
    (949) 542-8710
  • Hours of Operation
    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