Dr. Juan A. Salazar, MD

Dr. Juan A. Salazar, MD

General Surgery | Male | 62 years old

Dr. Salazar is a 1980 Honors (A.O.A) Medical School graduate of the University of South...Read more

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Dr. Salazar is a 1980 Honors (A.O.A) Medical School graduate of the University of South Florida. He did his residency...   Read More

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      Dr. Salazar accepts 22 insurance carriers

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      22 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • AvMed
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
      • Cigna
      • Coventry Health Care
      • Dimension Health
      • Fortified Provider Network
      • Freedom Health
      • HealthSmart
      • Heritage Summit HealthCare
      • Humana
      • Medica
      • Medicaid
      • Neighborhood Health Plan
      • PHCS
      • Preferred Care Partners
      • Prime Health Services
      • Simply Healthcare
      • Sunshine Health
      • Tricare
      • UnitedHealthCare
      • WellCare

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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (6)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Salazar's Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery
      • Vascular Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Appendicitis
      • Breast Cancer
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Skin Cancer
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Tumor
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Surgery
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Biopsy
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Hernia Repair
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Liver Biopsy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mole Removal
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Sentinel Node Biopsy
      • Thyroid Surgery

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Florida.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        University of South Florida

        Graduated in 1980

      • Internship Hospital
        Mount Sinai Medical Center

        Completed in 1981

      • Residency Hospital
        Mount Sinai Medical Center

        Completed in 1985

      • Undergraduate School
        University of Miami

        Graduated in 1975

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Salazar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Salazar's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

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      Dr. Salazar's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Salazar is a 1980 Honors (A.O.A) Medical School graduate of the University of South Florida. He did his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center. In addition, he is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. In 1989, he was a member of a pioneering group of surgeons who did the very first laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gall bladder removal) in the state of Florida.