Dr. Clifford Salinger, MD

Dr. Clifford Salinger, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Clifford Salinger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Palm Beach Gardens, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology and cornea & refractive surgery.

11020 Rca Center Dr Ste 2001

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Headache
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Keratomalacia
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Cicatricial Pemphigoid
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Photophobia
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Error
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rosacea
  • Scleritis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Shingles
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • LASIK
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • The Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Fletcher Allen Hospital Of Vermont
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • California Pacific Medical Center-Pacific
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salinger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salinger to family and friends
3.8
based on 18 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Salinger's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I cannot say enough great things about Dr. Salinger and his staff (even Keith!) He truly cares for his patients and makes sure they have a good understanding of what is happening and the course to take. He actually looks at you while he's talking, and encourages questions (not running out the...more
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in Jupiter, FL
I have had horrible vision for over eight years and I went to Dr.Salinger in hope of getting Lasik eye surgery. Him and his staff did endless exams to make sure that I was eligible and that this procedure was safe for me. I got the surgery, and now have more then perfect eye sight. It has been...more
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in Jupiter, Fla
Fixed my vision to perfection when others said it could not be done. I will always be a customer to Dr. Salinger and thankful I met him.
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in Port Saint Lucie, FL
Dr. Salinger & his entire staff are always professional & go above & beyond for my sons eye condition. My son has had eye issues since a very young age & we left an in house ins provider to get the proper care that Dr. Salinger provides. Our previous experiences were just do these drops & see ya...more
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