Dr. Christopher Salzman, MD

Dr. Christopher Salzman, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
39 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Christopher Salzman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Palatka, FL and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Salzman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salzman treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Salzman treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salzman treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Salzman treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salzman treats Abdominal Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Salzman treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Salzman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Dr Salzman has been a part of the Putnam Surgical Associates team since 2013.
Dr Salzman currently preforms his surgical procedures at Putnam Community Medical Center.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2013
Texas Endosurgery Inst
Fellowship Hospital
2011
St Joseph's Mercy Hospital
Residency Hospital
2007
St Jospeh Mercy Hosp
Internship Hospital
2006
University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
Medical School
2003
Univ of IL
Undergraduate School
2013
2011
2007
2006
2003

Awards

Dr. Salzman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salzman

4.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
16.666666666666668%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I was very pleased with Dr Salzman and his staff for the courtesy and professionalism extended to me during my initial visit. The Dr and his assistant Chris were very helpful during my exam especially with my mobility issues.
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I have seen Dr. Salzman on several minor procedures/surgeries and have never been anything but impressed with his concern, his interest, and his professionalism. We are scheduled to do another procedure, different from the others, in a couple of days, and I'm confident everything will be handled...Read More
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I am a person that likes a doctor or person to say what they have to say straight out not beat around the bush or use word that only the GREEK`S know and that`s what I got and I am thankfull Dr.Salzman told all points of what needed to be done and is directing me to some doctors that can help me...Read More
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He is very pleasant and explains everything to you. I would recommend him to anyone that needs surgery.
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I find Dr. Salzman to be quite thorough and very patient. I would definitely recommend him to my friends and family.
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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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MultiPlan
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