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Dr. Camille Salame, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Salame

Dr. Camille Salame, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Norwich, CT and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(860) 889-8598

Dr. Salame accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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. Salame's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salame treats Spondylosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Salame treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Degenerative Disc Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salame treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Salame treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Pathological Spine Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salame treats Pathological Spine Fracture more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Salame treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures

Dr. Salame's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Camille Salame, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Norwich, CT and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
SUNY Health Science Center
Residency Hospital
SUNY Health Science Center
Internship Hospital
1978
American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1978

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Latvian
  • Lebanese

Awards

Dr. Salame's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salame

3.0

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
47.05882352941177%
(8)

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Dr Salame repaired my ruptured disc twice in 5 months and a third opertion putting rods in my back 8 months later. He is not very compassionate & did not believe my back should be hurting after the first surgery. I suffered for 3 months before he sent me for another MRI to discover the same disc...Read More
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Rude with no compassion for patients with inability to communicate. My questions and concerns for my own health went unanswered. I was left waiting more than a hour to be treated like I owed him money and was asking for more. I will never visit this office again I also do not agree with religious...Read More
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2nd opinion, cold and dismissive. Wouldn't recommend at all. His staff is nicer than he is.
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Dr. Salame's professionalism, knowledge, and care during the entire surgical process make him one of the best medical professionals I've worked with and I highly recommend him.
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I can’t say enough about how pleased I am with the care I’ve received from Dr. Salame!!! His expertise, caring, attention to detail, as well as his staff were all top notch!! After months of excruciating pain, I am now pain free thanks to him!!!
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