Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD

Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD

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Dr. Alexander Salerno, MD is an internal medicine specialist in East Orange, NJ and has been practicing for 20 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

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EBS-RMSCO
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Dr. Salerno's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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 or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Balance Testing
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Common Cold
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Dystonia
  • Echocardiography
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Emphysema
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Epilepsy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Disorders
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hidradenitis
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malnutrition
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Myoclonus
  • Nausea
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Nystagmus
  • Obesity
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Penile Implants
  • 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)
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Swine Flu
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

"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 seco...

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • French Creole
  • Russian
  • Serbo-Croatian
  • Spanish

Awards

Dr. Salerno's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salerno

4.1

Based on 35 reviews

5 Stars
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(24)
4 Stars
5.714285714285714%
(2)
3 Stars
5.714285714285714%
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2 Stars
2.857142857142857%
(1)
1 Star
17.142857142857142%
(6)

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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read More
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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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