Dr. Elissa Santoro, MD

Dr. Elissa Santoro, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 79
Dr. Elissa Santoro, MD is a general surgery specialist in Livingston, NJ and has been practicing for 47 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Pa in 1965 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

200 S Orange Ave Ste 102

Livingston, NJ 07039

Contact Information

(973) 322-7020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Santoro's Experience

Dr. Santoro's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Med Coll Of Pa
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Womans Med Coll
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • St Vincents Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Womans Med Coll
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • New York Medical College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • St Vincents Hosp Med C
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1969

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Santoro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Santoro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Santoro to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Santoro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

After an abnormal sonogram showed a mass in my left breast I saw Dr. Santoro. While looking at my chart, she appeared unprepared. Reading my chart she very matter of factly told me that reviewing my tests she agreed the mass was very likely cancer and she recommended a mastectomy and followed that...more
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She is the most wonderful person. She gave me hope and I am still here. 20 years later, I still think she is the absolute God loving doctor. God bless her always. I no longer live in NJ, but I would recommend her to everyone.
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