Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD

Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD is an internal medicine specialist in East Orange, NJ and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from St. George's University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in internal medicine, gastroenterology, and more.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
  • 27 More

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Dr. Salerno's Experience

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."

9  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatology
  • Neurology
  • Nutrition Consulting
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Urology
  • Women's Health Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

236  Conditions Treated

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39  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
  • Echocardiography
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • 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.


  • 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
35 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Salerno's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

My experience at this doctors office was horrendous. Never in my life have I dealt with such blatant disrespect from an establishment that practices medicine. My appointment was at 12 and I arrived 15 minutes early. I waited in the lobby for two hours. The ladies that were working at the front desk...more
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Finding a new primary care physician can be time consuming and disappointing, as it has been for me. My experience as a new patient with Dr. Salerno has brought me trust, satisfaction, and great vibes. I had a most thorough and comprehensive exam and was given full explanation of tests and...more
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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.
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He is a very thorough and attentive doctor he focuses on every issue of a patient I think he's wonderful
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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...more
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