Michael J. Christofis, D.O.

General Surgeon, Northeast Surgical Group, PC.

Michael J Christofis D.O.
Michael J Christofis D.O.


Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

Oakland University, Rochester Hills, MI

  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, magna cum laude





Professional Experiences

University of Michigan Hospital

Surgical Critical Care Fellow

  • Evaluated patients in the surgical, trauma/burn, neuro, and cardiac surgical intensive care units, developed and implemented treatment plans, and assisted with and performed bedside procedures. Prepared and gave lectures to fellow hospital staff.

McLaren Macomb Hospital

General Surgery Resident

  • Evaluated patients, developed and implemented treatment plans, assisted with and performed general and vascular surgical procedures, prepared and gave lectures to fellow hospital house staff.

Oakland University

Supplemental Instructor

  • Assisted students in developing and understanding of entry level biology by giving lectures, facilitating group discussions, making instructional handouts, and providing practice materials.

Oakland University / Henry Ford Hospital

Research Associate

  • Screened patients entering the Henry Ford ER for eligibility to be entered into various studies. Requested consent from eligible patients’ participation.

Oakland University

Research Assistant

  • Assisted in the surgical placement of catheters in animal models in order to monitor arterial pressures and administer interventions for the purpose of investigating the role of the JAK/STAT pathway in ANG-II mediated vasoconstriction.


Professional Qualifications

Licensed Osteopathic Surgeon

Board Eligible General Surgeon

  • Qualifying and Certifying examinations completed/passed, awaiting processing of certified status

BLS/ACLS Certified, Renewed 2022

ATLS Certified, Renewed 2020

ATLS Instructor Certified, 2021

FES Certified, 2018

FLS Certified, 2019


Volunteer Experiences

Oakland University Fencing Club

Assistant Coach

Honor Guards Youth Fencing Club

Assistant Coach

William Beaumont Hospital – Troy

Patient Transport


Other Activities

MSUCOM Christian Medical and Dental Association

MUC campus Vice President, 2013-2014

Oakland University Fencing Club

Club President, 2009 – 2010


Honors and Awards

McLaren Macomb Surgical Resident Educator of the Year, 2018, 2019, 2021

Dean’s list, 2008-2012

Golden Key Honor Society, 2010

Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society, 2009


Hobbies and Interests

Hockey, fencing, Skiing, Hunting, and fishing