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Anthony Porto

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology); Medical Director, Pediatrics; Vice Chair of Ambulatory Operations, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatrics; Associate Chief, Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Pediatrics; Medical Director, Yale Pediatric Celiac Program, Pediatrics

Contact Information

Anthony Porto, MD, MPH, MBA, FAAP

Patient Care Locations

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology

    333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208064

    New Haven, CT 06520-8064

    United States



Anthony is a board certified pediatrician and board certified pediatric gastroenterologist. He is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology at Yale University and Vice Chair of Ambulatory Operations in the Department of Pediatrics. He also serves as the Medical Director, Ambulatory Operations for YNHCH and Pediatrics for YNHCH at Greenwich Hospital. He is also the medical director of the Yale Pediatric Celiac Program. He sees patients in Greenwich, Norwalk, and New Haven, CT. He has won numerous awards including the Norman J. Siegel Award at Yale University in 2015 for leadership and providing outstanding clinical care as well as Physician of the Year during his time at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. He has been named Castle Connolly Top Doctors since 2012.

Anthony is interested in nutrition, especially in the care of children with difficulty gaining weight, feeding issues, and celiac disease.

He is the co-author of the Pediatrician's Guide to Feeding Babies and Toddlers. He writes web-based education materials as a member of the Public Education committee of the North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and for the American Academy of Pediatrics Healthy Children website.

He graduated from Columbia University with a Bachelor of Arts in Neuroscience and Behavior and attended medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine where he also received his master of public health. He completed his pediatric residency at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center and his pediatric gastroenterology fellowship at the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York at Columbia University.

Education & Training

  • MBA
    University of Massachusetts, Healthcare Administration Focus (2024)
  • Fellowship
    New York Presbyterian Hospital (2007)
  • Residency
    Montefiore Medical Center (2004)
  • MPH
    Tufts University (2001)
  • MD
    Tufts University School of Medicine (2001)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Norman Siegel Leadership AwardDepartment of Pediatrics2015

Departments & Organizations