Center For Breast Health and Disease Management
The Center for Breast Health and Disease Management is a place that provides timely, comprehensive breast care to all women who walk through the door. With locations through Northern and Central New Jersey it provides convenience and access to outstanding breast surgeons.
Elissa Jeanne Santoro, M.D., FACS
Elissa J. Santoro, M.D. was the founder of the Breast Care and Treatment Center in Livingston, New Jersey. In 1976, Dr. Santoro limited her practice exclusively to breast surgical oncology and practices at the Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey.
Throughout the course of her education and training, Dr. Santoro attained her Medical degree from the Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1965, where she also completed a straight surgical internship. Thereafter, Dr. Santoro completed her surgical residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York City, and an ACS postdoctoral fellowship in cancer training.
She maintains memberships in several professional societies and is very active. The various offices Dr. Santoro has held include: Chairman of the New Jersey Division of the American Cancer Society; President of the NJ American Cancer Society; Chairwoman of the Essex County American Cancer Society; Medical Advisor to Research and Recovery, Post-Mastectomy Program, NJ American Cancer Society; Board of Trustees, College of Saint Elizabeth; Medical Advisory Board of the Susan G. Komen Cancer Foundation.
When not working, Dr. Santoro enjoys traveling, reading and hot air ballooning.
- Medical Education: Womens Medical College, PA, 1965
- Internship: Hospital of Womens Medical College, NY, 1966
- Residency: Womens Medical College, PA, 1967
- Fellowship: St Vincent’s Post-Doctoral Medical Center, NYC, NY, American Cancer Society 1969, NCI Post-Doctoral Cancer Training Grant, New York Medical College 1971
- Accepting New Patients
- 2nd Options
- Breast Cancer Survivorship
Fax: (973) 322-7039
Tuesday: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Accepting most insurance plans.