Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD

Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(32)
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Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in East Orange, NJ. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 19 years. Read his story

613 Park Ave

East Orange, NJ 07017

Contact Information

(973) 672-8573

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • 27 More

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Dr. Salerno's Experience

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Dr. Salerno's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Salerno's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Salerno "I am Doctor Alexander Salerno MD, MHA from New Jersey. I am a head physician at Salerno Medical Associates. I am also a founder of several medical and educational programs like U.H.I.P. and S.H.O.P., which are designed to help to people. I am a second-generation physician in internal medicine and multi-specialty practice that currently cares for more than 15,000 patients. I am a participating provider with Medicare and Medicaid with over 13 years of experience."

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Burn Injuries
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Common Cold
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Dystonia
  • Emphysema
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Epilepsy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Disorders
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malnutrition
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myoclonus
  • Nausea
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Obesity
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatitis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Whooping Cough
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Balance Testing
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Echocardiography
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
  • Paracentesis
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaccination
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Skidmore College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Saint Michaels Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Saint Michaels Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Masters In Health Administration
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salerno has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French Creole
  • Russian
  • Serbo-Croatian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salerno's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salerno to family and friends
4.2
based on 32 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Salerno's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in East Orange, New Jersey |
Dr. Salerno is one of the best doctors that I ever had. He listens to me and appears to be very concerned with my well being.
in Newark, NJ |
He is a very thorough and attentive doctor he focuses on every issue of a patient I think he's wonderful
in Passaic, NJ |
Dr Salerno is very knolgble up dated on new medicine explaining to patient every details take his time with patient wit no interpretation like phones or in and out people to the room like I experienced in other dr offices ,do every thing to make you feel very good I go to office feel down I meet with him I go out very happy different person he know how to treat patient excellent every thing and all the staff doing a maxing job very desiplin organized helpful friendly
Dr. Salerno it is an excellent, and caring doctor and has great bed side manner always make you feel comfortable and listen carefully to what you have to say, and takes time explaing and answering questions. I been a patients of Dr. Salerno for many years and never had any complains, he always fallow up and its very accurate when it comes to give a diagnose. The office its very clean and confortable and the office staff is very friendly and already willing to help you .
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Dr. Salerno accepts 36 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Amerihealth
    Local Value Network EPO
    Local Value Network HMO
    Local Value Network HMO+
    Local Value Network POS+
    Local Value Network PPO
    Regional Pref Network EPO
    Regional Pref Network HMO
    Regional Pref Network HMO+
    Regional Pref Network POS+
    Regional Pref Network PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Advance EPO
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Principal Life
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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