Dr. Filiberto Rodriguez-Salinas, MD

Dr. Filiberto Rodriguez-Salinas, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Filiberto Rodriguez-Salinas, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Mcallen, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon in 1971 and specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and more.Read his story

4419 N McColl Rd

Mcallen, TX 78504

Contact Information

(956) 630-9430

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HAP Insurance
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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 64% of peers
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
normal
more than 61% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 61% of peers

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Dr. Rodriguez-Salinas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rodriguez-Salinas "Dr. Rodriguez's program now at the McAllen Heart Hospital with a mortality rate of less than 1% received the HealthGrades™ Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award for 2008, which was awarded to only four hospitals in Texas. Hospitals receiving this honor were in the top tier of the HealthGrades™ national cardiac surgery ratings and our program at the McAllen Heart Hospital was ranked #1 in the State of Texas for 2008 & 2009."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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54  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Disciplinary action in another state (12/20/2013)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Rodriguez-Salinas, Filiberto MD: License # 4301034248: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has Sister State Disciplinary Action and engaged in Failure to Report/Comply. ACTION TAKEN: The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Health Care Services has imposed a FINE.
    State: Michigan

Education

  • Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Wash Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Med College Ohio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Wash Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Mayo Clin Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Club Mitral, Paris France Dr. Carpentier
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Rodriguez-Salinas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rodriguez-Salinas

4.9

Based on 107 reviews

5 Stars
94.39252336448598%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
1.8691588785046729%
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He performed bypass surgery on my sister in July of 2017. He was arrogant and had a God complex. He has a terrible bedside manner. He is very rude to hospital staff, patients and family members. I'm a nurse practitioner and asked him a question and he wouldn't answer me or my sister. My sister...Read More
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McAllen, TX – Jun 30, 2018
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Friendly, detailed, explained my condition, Happy, Laghter, great.
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J.T. in McAllen, TX – Oct 25, 2017
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HE IS VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE AND PATIENT.
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Melissa45 in McAllen, TX – May 20, 2017
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FROM ALL INDICATIONS I WAS VERY PLEASE WITH DR. RODRIGUEZ EXPLANATION OF MY CURRENT AORTIC STENOSIS BASED ON PREVIOUS CHECKUPS FROM MY CARDIOLOGIST. I THOUGHT THAT HIS EXPLANATION OF MY CONDITION WAS WITH MY STENOSIS WAS VERY EASY TO UNDERSTAND. I ALSO THOUGHT THAT HIS APPROACH TO DO ANOTHER ECHO...Read More
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Shane84262 in McAllen, TX – May 06, 2017
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Excelente Doctor.
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Alexis58 in McAllen, TX – May 01, 2017
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