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Matthew Santore, MD

Matthew T. Santore, MD

– Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine


404.785.8787 (appointments)
404.785.0781 (administrative)



General Surgery, Pediatric Surgery


Dr. Santore received his MD from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in 2005. While doing his general surgery residency at the University of Pennsylvania from 2005-2012, he also did a two-year research fellowship studying in utero stem cell transplantation in Dr. Alan Flake's lab at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The fellowship was funded by a 2008 American College of Surgeons Resident Research Scholarship. Dr. Santore joined the Emory faculty after completing his pediatric surgery fellowship at Emory.

Dr. Santore's clinical specialties are laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery, single site laparoscopic surgery, neonatal surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, trauma, ECMO, prenatal consultation, and endocrine surgery. His research interests are pediatric minimally invasive surgical techniques, quality improvement and outcomes in surgical services, and quality improvement in pediatric trauma.

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