Dr. Andrew Saltzman, MD

OncologyMaleAge 61

Dr. Saltzman
Accepting new patients

Kaiser Permanente Holy Cross Hospital, Phys Office Building

1400 Forest Glen Rd Silver Spring, MD 20910

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(301) 905-3500

Dr. Andrew Saltzman, MD is a Oncology Specialist in Silver Spring, MD and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Saltzman has more experience with Gynecologic Surgery and Gynecologic Oncology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wash U, School of Medicine medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Saltzman to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Saltzman

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Saltzman treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Saltzman treats other conditions, please contact the office at (301) 905-3500.

Gynecologic Surgery

Gynecologic surgery treats conditions affecting the female reproductive system, including cancer, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, and uterine fibroids through procedures such as hysterectomy, tumor removal, and myomectomy.

Dr. Saltzman typically treats 95% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Hysterectomy - Open
Excision of Cervix
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Gynecologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the female reproductive system, including ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, and cervical cancer, through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, or targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Gynecologic Oncology specialists.

Dr. Saltzman typically treats 83% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Hysterectomy - Open
Excision of Cervix
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Saltzman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy

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    Dr Saltzman saved my life. I had Ovarian and Uterine cancer. He is kind,gentle,caring and the best damn doctor I ever had. He’s one of the good ones
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Dr Saltzman is an incredible Doctor. I had cancer of the uterus. During surgery Dr Saltzman discovered ovarian cancer. His surgery was so complete I didn't need chemo or radiation. He became a family friend, my daughter calls him Uncle Andy He's the best
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    Health care leader whose mission is to keep you healthy. Under-one-roof convenience, 24-hour advice nurse, and online access to manage your health - anytime.

    Specialties

    • Oncology

    Education

    1995
    University of Minnesota
    Fellowship Hospital
    1988
    Cleveland Metro Genl/U Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1984
    Wash U, School of Medicine
    Medical School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Andrew Saltzman, MD accepting new patients?

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    Does Dr. Andrew Saltzman, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Andrew Saltzman, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Saltzman frequently treats Gynecologic Surgery and Gynecologic Oncology. See all practice areas where Dr. Saltzman specializes.

    Where is Dr. Andrew Saltzman, MD's office located?

    Dr. Saltzman's office is located at 1400 Forest Glen Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Andrew Saltzman, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Saltzman has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    Locations

    Kaiser Permanente Holy Cross Hospital, Phys Office Building

    Kaiser Permanente Holy Cross Hospital, Phys Office Building1400 Forest Glen Rd Silver Spring, MD 20910
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    Holy Cross Hospital

    Silver Spring, MD

    67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

    • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)