Dr. Gene Salkind, MD

Dr. Gene Salkind, MD

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Dr. Gene Salkind, MD is a nephrology specialist in Huntingdon Valley, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in nephrology and neurosurgery.

727 Welsh Rd Ste 108

Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Salkind's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salkind treats Spinal Stenosis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Salkind treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salkind treats Spine Disorders more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Salkind treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salkind treats Post-Laminectomy Syndrome more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Salkind treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Salkind's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Kidney Failure
Aneurysm
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
End-Stage Renal Disease
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Gout
Hemodialysis
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kidney Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Meningiomas
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Purpura
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gene Salkind, MD is a nephrology specialist in Huntingdon Valley, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in nephrology and neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
1980
Abington Meml Hosp
Internship Hospital
1979
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1980
1979

Awards

Dr. Salkind's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salkind

4.7

Based on 13 reviews

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1 Star
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I will never recommend to anyone, he seems careless and not friendly.
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Well it has been six years since I first met Dr. Walking but I truly must say he has left a lasting impression on me. He takes time to explain things to you in a caring and respectful manner. Thank you Dr. Walking I will not forget your time and patience you showed me. William Zuggi
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Dr. Salkind made me feel very confident about having the surgery (Laminectomy) that I was very fearful about. He explained the procedure a lot different than two other surgeons. The nurse who interviewed me was excellent and very caring.
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Dr. Salkind is amazing! I have had a shunt placed by him and he was astounded me with his professionalism and care for patients. I have lived normally w/o a shunt until things went wrong in my body and Dr. Salkind had visited me twice at the hospital to see how I was doing. His office staff are...Read More
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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