Dr. Gene Salkind, MD

Dr. Gene Salkind, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Gene Salkind, MD is a nephrology specialist in Huntingdon Valley, PA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Temple Univ Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in nephrology and neurosurgery.

727 Welsh Rd Ste 108

Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

Contact Information

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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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
very high
more than 92% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Salkind'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.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

57  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Abington Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salkind has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salkind's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salkind to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Salkind's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...more
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