Dr. Douglas Salm, MD

Dr. Douglas Salm, MD

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Dr. Douglas Salm, MD is a cataract surgery specialist in Appleton, WI and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Univ of WI Med Sch in 2005 and specializes in cataract surgery.

21 Park Pl

Appleton, WI 54914

Contact Information

(920) 739-4361

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Nearsightedness
very high
more than 94% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 87% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
high
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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20  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery
  • YAG Laser Therapy for the Anterior Segment

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Univ of WI Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salm's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salm

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Salm is knowledgeable and concerned with my eye concerns. He listens to my questions and explains his thoughts on my eye issues. I trust Dr. Salm with my eye health.
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Robert Heckel in Appleton, WI – Sep 21, 2018
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Dr salm is outstanding. He's patient and truly cares about the patient as an individual! He has done now 2 cataract surgeries, and he was excellent during both. I'd only go to him, because I trust him and never feel rushed. He's kind and attentive.
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Joanna. Bemowski in Wisconsin – Apr 21, 2016
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