Dr. James Salem, MD

Dr. James Salem, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. James Salem, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Akron, OH. He graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

1260 Independence Ave

Akron, OH 44310

Contact Information

(234) 312-2111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 97% 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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Akron City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Akron City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clin Found
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salem's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salem to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Salem's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Great doctor . He listens and he is brighter than the average doctor. Have kown him 20 yeats.
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The office staff is HORRIBLE. They need to be retrained to be courteous and to know their jobs, or be fired! No one answers the phone; You can't leave a message. No test result follow up w/ the patient...mostly blank stares when you ask. They stand with their back to you at the copy machine w/...more
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I have a difficult time getting anyone to answer the phone. I ran out of test strips and have been waiting more than a week for them to sign the insurance form so medicare will pay. I have had to guess on the amount of insulin resulting in several low blood sugars. When I finally got to talk to a...more
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I've been going to Dr. Salem for several yrs and like him. He is low key and knowledgable. Waiting time is always minimal.
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