Dr. Salama R. Salama, MD

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Specializes in Critical Care Medicine • Male • Age 58

2165 71st St
Brooklyn, NY 11204
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Dr. Salama's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

New York Methodist Hospital
506 6th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Salama

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Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Salama's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonology
    • Sleep Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Medicine, 2001
    • Internal Medicine, 1996
    • Pulmonary Disease, 1998
    • Sleep Medicine, 2013
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    Procedures Dr. Salama Performs

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    Conditions Dr. Salama Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Salama

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

    New York Medical College
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Cairo University Hosps
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Ny Meth Hospital
    Complete in 1996

    Fellowship Hospital

    Coney Island Hospital
    Complete in 1997
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Complete in 1999
    Ny Meth Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Salama & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
    • German
    • Greek
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Salama's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at New York Methodist Hospital where Dr. Salama has admitting privileges:

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    • New York Methodist Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Salama

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salama to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Salama's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Salama
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Salama accepting new patients?

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    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Emblem Health
    • Fidelis Care
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • Health Net
    • HealthFirst
    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Locals (any local)
    • MagnaCare
    • Medicaid
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    • Medicare
    • MVP Health Care
    • National Elevator
    • Principal Life
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    2165 71st St
    Brooklyn, NY 11204
    (718) 621-0070 (Office)
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