Michael Santoro, MD


Dr. Michael Santoro is a Board-certified Internist and Gastroenterologist, who is in clincal practice in Southern California.

Dr. Santoro was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He did his medical school training at the SUNY-Health and Science Center in Brooklyn. He completed a three-year internal medicine residency at Staton Island University Hospital. This was followed by a three-year fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Loma Linda University. During his fellowship, Dr. Santoro devoted one year to developing his skills in the pancreaticobiliary field, becoming an expert at therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP).

Dr. Santoro has also published 20 articles in medical literature. He was elected as a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP), as well as a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology (FACG). Aside from his clinical practice, he writes and consults for MedicineNet.com.