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Dr. David Salazar, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Salazar

Dr. David Salazar, MD is a pulmonologist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Universidad Ces, Facultad De Medicina in 1995 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.


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(210) 499-0770

Dr. Salazar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Centene
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Financial Group
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Salazar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pneumonia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salazar treats Pneumonia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Salazar treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salazar treats Sleep Disorders more than 96% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salazar treats Pulmonary Disease more than 96% of his peers

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

Dr. Salazar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchial Thermoplasty
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Salazar, MD is a pulmonologist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Universidad Ces, Facultad De Medicina in 1995 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonology

Education

2003
University Health System
Fellowship Hospital
2000
University Health System
Residency Hospital
1998
University Health System
Internship Hospital
1995
Universidad Ces, Facultad De Medicina
Medical School
1991
Universidad Ces
Undergraduate School
2003
2000
1998
1995
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Salazar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salazar

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
20%
(2)

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I recently saw Dr. Salazar after calling in for an appointment and getting in the next day because I was anxious about the results of a chest CT scan. He was very thorough and explained everything to me and was very reassuring. l was very impressed with his manner and with his office staff. l I...Read More
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Patient and thorough. Great follow-up. I so appreciate his knowledge and understanding.
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Visit to doctors is generally not a pleasant event but my visit to Dr Salazar was a pleasant surprise. I give him and his staff an A in every category.
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I would recommend friends, family and anyone else who is looking for a doctor in his field. He explains everything he is doing, explains any diagnosis in detail. Professional, talks about current treatment and symptoms and possible future issues.
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