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Specializes in Hematology • Female • Age 55

2000 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Hospital Quality

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UAB Hospital
1802 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233

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Accepting new patients?

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UAB Oncology/Hematology
UAB Oncology/Hematology
2000 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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    Dr. Salzman's Experience

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anemia
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Leukocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Pancytopenia
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    Lsu Affil Hosps New Orleans
    Complete in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Lsu Affil Hosps New Orleans
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    Lsu New Orleans
    Complete in 1990
    University Tex San Antonio
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Salzman & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Salzman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salzman to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Salzman's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Salzman

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    UAB Oncology/Hematology
    2000 6th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 934-8000 (Office)
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