Dr. Mehrdad Salamat, MD

Dr. Mehrdad Salamat, MD

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Pediatric Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
55 y/o
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Dr. Mehrdad Salamat, MD is a pediatric cardiology doctor who practices in Corpus Christi, TX. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Mehrdad Salamat, MD, PA

5802 Saratoga Blvd Ste 320

Corpus Christi, TX 78414
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Driscoll Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group

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Top Care Areas

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Cardiovascular Stress Test
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more than 47% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
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more than 33% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 18% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aberrant Subclavian Artery
  • Absence of Pulmonary Artery
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Cyanosis or Cyanotic Spells in Children
  • Dizziness
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neonatal Bradycardia
  • Noonan Syndrome
  • Palpitations
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pediatric Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Pediatric Heart Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tachycardia
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Incompetence
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Williams Syndrome

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Pediatric EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
  • Stress Test

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Eberhard-Karls-Universitaet Tuebingen
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Albert-Ludwigs-Universitaet Freiburg, Medizinische Fakultat
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Drsicoll Children's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Driscoll Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salamat has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Salamat does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Salamat and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Salamat's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salamat to family and friends
4.4
based on 10 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Salamat's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Salamat has been seeing my daughter since she was 3. He has always been very professional, caring, helpful and thoughtful, making sure she is comfortable.
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Dr. Salamat was extremely informative. He answered all my questions and explained thoroughly. He took his time with my son and made sure we understood everything. His resident was also outstanding. His office staff was friendly and explained all billing information. If you are looking for a great...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Salamat accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Driscoll Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Salamat has admitting privileges

Corpus Christi Medical Center - Doctors Regional
3315 S Alameda St
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
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Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area
7101 S. Padre Island Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78412
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CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Alice
2500 E Main St
Alice, TX 78332
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CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Beeville
1500 E Houston St
Beeville, TX 78102
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CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - South
5950 Saratoga Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78414
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Corpus Christi Medical Center - The Heart Hospital
7002 Williams Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78412
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Driscoll Children's Hospital
3533 S Alameda St
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
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