Dr. Fakhri Salem, MD

Dr. Fakhri Salem, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Fakhri Salem, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Universidad De Salamanca, Facultad De Medicina in 1975 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

550 Washington St Ste 641

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(619) 299-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Vascular Disease
normal
more than 44% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 35% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 32% of peers

Dr. Salem'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.

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Salem does not have any board certifications listed.

27  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

29  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Universidad De Salamanca, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Salem has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Salem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salem's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salem to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Salem's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dnt go to him he killed my mother and left her body laying on the operating table he couldn’t even tell me he did everything he could because that would have been a lie
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