Dr. Efrain Salgado, MD

Dr. Efrain Salgado, MD

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Dr. Efrain Salgado, MD is a vascular neurology specialist in Weston, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in vascular neurology.

2950 Cleveland Clinic Blvd

Weston, FL 33331

Contact Information

(954) 659-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Salgado performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Salgado's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Salgado "As an academic medical center, Cleveland Clinic Florida provides world class care. Our mission is to provide better care of the sick, investigation of their problems, and further education of those who serve. We strive to provide Best-in-Class patient experiences and superior clinical outcomes."

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

152  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Aphasia
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Binswanger's Dementia
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Coma
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Granulomatous Angiitis of the Central Nervous System
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Headache
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Hepatic Encephalopathy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inclusion Body Myositis
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Jakob-Creutzfeldt Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Locked-In Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Disorders
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningitis
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Multiple System Atrophy
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neuromas
  • Neuromyelitis Optica
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy
  • Opsoclonus Myoclonus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Periodic Paralyses
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Pompe Disease
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Polio Syndrome
  • Primary Angiitis of the Central Nervous System
  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Ramsay Hunt Syndrome - Type 1
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Schwannoma
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shingles
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spasticity
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Sturge-Weber Syndrome
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syringomyelia
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Transverse Myelitis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome
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6  Procedures

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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salgado has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salgado's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salgado to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Salgado's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very average; nothing special. I had very very bad experience with him returning calls which led to a great worsening of my condition. Loves his frequent vacations. Luckily I found much more knowledgeable doctor who also seems to care.
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