Dr. Robert A. Salk, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 58

1500 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 02920
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Dr. Salk's Experience

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Dr. Salk's Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Anne's Hospital
795 Middle St
Fall River, MA 02721
Care New England - Kent Hospital
455 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI 02886

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Caring For Women
Caring For Women
1500 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 02920
Caring For Women
Warwick Office
166 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI 02886
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    Dr. Salk's Experience

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Birth Control
    • Colpopexy
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Dilation and Curettage
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Excision of Cervix
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Tubal Ligation
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Surgery
    • Wound Repair
    2
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Bone Disorders
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Mastodynia
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
    • Yeast Infections
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.
    • 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

    Univ Of New England Collof Osteo Med
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    William Beaumont Army Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Tripler Army Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Salk & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Salk's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Salk has admitting privileges:

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    • Care New England - Kent Hospital

    • Care New England - Women and Infants Hospital

    • Saint Anne's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Salk

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.9
    • 9 responses

    2.9 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salk to family and friends

    2.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Dr. Salk's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Salk

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.3 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Caring For Women
    1500 Pontiac Ave
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 739-2000 (Office)
    B
    Caring For Women
    Warwick Office
    166 Toll Gate Rd
    Warwick, RI 02886
    (401) 739-2000 (Office)
    (401) 732-7842 (Fax)
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