Dr. Joel Saltzman, MD

Dr. Joel Saltzman, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Joel Saltzman, MD is an oncology specialist in Mentor, OH and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in oncology, hematology, and more.

9485 Mentor Ave Ste 3

Mentor, OH 44060

Contact Information

(440) 205-5755

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Saltzman'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.

5  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

102  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Miami University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Ohio State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Hospitals Of Cleveland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Hospitals Of Cleveland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saltzman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saltzman to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Saltzman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Controlling, arrogant, and a poor listener. He was often rushed and distracted and asked the same question multiple times, then repeated answers back to me that I never gave. He made bizarre assumptions about treatment options I never asked for. He REPEATEDLY failed to call with test results,...more
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My experience with Dr. Saltzman was second to none. He presents himself as caring, decisive, and professional. One of his attributes in particular is that he in a gentlemanly fashion listens and respects the ability of his patient to reason and think. Dr. Saltzman presented us with a plan and...more
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I met Dr Saltzman after I was hospitalized for extreme iron deficiency anemia. He has been a lifesaver! He set me up with IV iron infusions and has been following me closely ever since. Other doctors were aware of the problem and recommended treatments, but it was Dr Saltzman who seemed to really...more
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