Dr. William Santoro, MD
is Board Certified in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine
. In addition to being the Medical Director at the Reading Hospital & Medical Center detoxification and rehabilitation program, Dr. Santoro is also the Medical Director for New Directions, Methadone Treatment
center where he is responsible for all admission physical examinations and for prescribing methadone to approximately 950 opiate dependant patients.
Dr. Santoro is the Addictionist on staff at The Reading Hospital & Medical Center in the Department of Psychiatry. He is consulted by the hospitalists to care for patients admitted to the hospital with addiction complicating their condition. Dr. Santoro runs a private Suboxone Outpatient Center treating up to 100 patients with Suboxone maintenance.
With a special interest in Sports Medicine in 2001, he served as a volunteer physician for the U.S. Olympic Training Team in Lake Placid, New York.
Dr. Santoro has been deposed approximately 6 times in the past several years. He has testified in two cases, one on behalf of the Plaintiff and the other for the defense.
Areas of Expertise
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- Methadone Treatment
- Suboxone Treatment
- Dual Diagnosis Pain / Addiction