Dr. April Salama, MD

Dr. April Salama, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. April Salama, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 8 years. She specializes in medical oncology.

20 Duke Medicine Cir

Durham, NC 27710

Contact Information

(919) 668-6688

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Salama performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Melanoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Salama's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Salama "I am a medical oncologist who specializes in the treatment of patients with skin cancer. I am part of a team of surgical oncologists dermatologists and radiation oncologists who all work together to determine the best treatment approach for each patient. My focus is on treating patients with advanced melanoma as well as melanoma that is at high risk for recurrence after surgery. We also treat patients with merkel cell carcinoma and advanced basal cell and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. We also have a number of clinical trial options available allowing our patients access to the newest therapies available."

1  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

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

72  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of Chicago Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Chicago Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salama has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salama's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salama to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Salama's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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