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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 47

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Dr. Salerno's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Clara Maass Medical Center
1 Clara Maass Dr
Belleville, NJ 07109
Saint Michael's Medical Center
111 Central Ave
Newark, NJ 07102

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Salerno Medical Associates, LLP
Salerno Medical Associates, LLP
613 Park Ave
East Orange, NJ 07017
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    Dr. Salerno's Experience

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine
    • Family Medicine
    • Gastroenterology
    • General Surgery
    • Hepatology
    • Nephrology & Hypertension
    • Neurology
    • Nutrition Consulting
    • Pulmonology
    • Urology
    • Women's Health Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
    • Balance Testing
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Echocardiography
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Hemodialysis
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
    • Pulmonary Function Tests
    • Thoracentesis
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Vaccination
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Ventilation Management
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Anemia
    • Asthma
    • Ataxia
    • Atelectasis
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Infection
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Injury
    • Bronchitis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Cirrhosis
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    • Cluster Headache
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Concussion
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Convulsions
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Dementia
    • Diabetes
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Dystonia
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • Emphysema
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Enteritis
    • Epilepsy
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroenteritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Gynecological Diseases
    • Headache
    • Heart Disease
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Insomnia
    • Interstitial Cystitis
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Intestinal Atresia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Iron Metabolism Disorders
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lung Nodule
    • Lyme Disease
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Malnutrition
    • Megacolon
    • Meningiomas
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Migraine
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Neuropathic Diseases and Disorders
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Nutrition and Weight Loss
    • Obesity
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Pancreatitis
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostatitis
    • Proteinuria
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Syphilis Infections
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vertigo
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Vomiting Disorders
    • Whooping Cough
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Salerno

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Saint Michaels Medical Center
    Complete in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Saint Michaels Medical Center
    Complete in 1999

    Undergraduate Schools

    Skidmore College
    Graduated in 1990

    Other Education

    Masters In Health Administration
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Salerno & Staff

    • English
    • French Creole
    • Russian
    • Serbo-Croatian
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Salerno's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Clara Maass Medical Center

    • Saint Michael's Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Salerno

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
    • 32 Star Ratings
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    3.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salerno to family and friends

    3.6 out of 5

    32 responses

    Dr. Salerno's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.6 out of 5

    31 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.9 out of 5

    32 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    32 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    32 responses

    Experience with Dr. Salerno

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.9 out of 5

    31 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    32 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    32 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

    32 responses

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    Salerno Medical Associates, LLP
    613 Park Ave
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973) 672-8573 (Office)
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