Dr. Arash Salemi, MD

Dr. Arash Salemi, MD

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47 y/o
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Dr. Arash Salemi, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.Read his story

Weill Cornell Medicine's Cardiothoracic Surgery

525 E 68th St # M404

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Salemi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Aortic Valve Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salemi performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Salemi performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salemi performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Salemi performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salemi performs Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Salemi performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

It takes a significant amount of multidisciplinary coordination of care to deliver cutting-edge cardiac surgical therapy to the patients we serve. Under strong leadership and direction, our department has performed at a remarkably high level f...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2005
    Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2003
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1997
    Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical School
    1997

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Dr. Salemi's Reviews

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5.0

Based on 26 reviews

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Salemi's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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Dr Salemi & staff are simply amazing, I had open heart surgery and the level of care was spectacular, in on Wed discharged on Monday only 6 days & healing @ home flawlessly because of the care I received during my hospitalization!
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Dr. Salemi took the time to explain the entire procedure and answer any questions we had. Excellent experience.
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First visit with Dr Salemi was an A+.... he was extremely thorough in explaining both all the benefits and risks associated with the specific procedure..... Dr answered all of our questions and made sure everything he said was understood on our end... an A+ also for all his assistants and the...Read More
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Thank you!
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An excellent doctor and surgeon whose focus is always on the patient. I could not be more pleased with the care I received from him.
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Locations

Weill Cornell Medicine's Cardiothoracic Surgery

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(212) 235-1519

Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
Medicaid
Medicare
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice

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