Dr. Lester Salwen, MD

Dr. Lester Salwen, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Lester Salwen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology.

890 W Faris Rd Ste 100

Greenville, SC 29605

Contact Information

(864) 455-2888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Salwen'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

84  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tufts
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salwen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salwen's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salwen to family and friends
11 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Salwen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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