Dr. Melvin Saludes, MD

Dr. Melvin Saludes, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Melvin Saludes, MD is a pulmonologist in Glen Dale, WV and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Perpetual Help College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in pulmonary disease and sleep medicine.

426 8th St Ste 305

Glen Dale, WV 26038

Contact Information

(304) 843-5041

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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

Pneumonia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Saludes'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

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

  • Perpetual Help College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Ohio Valley Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Ohio Valley Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Allegheny Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saludes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saludes' Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saludes to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Saludes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

While I like Dr. Saludes, I find his staff very difficult to get along with. The PA was rude to me the last time I was there, and the lady in billing threatened me when I called about a bill. Supposedly Dr. Saludes read some tests when I was in the hospital in lung distress. He did not take the...more
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He comes across as brusque but decent- what I'd expect from a specialist. He does seem to listen closely to patient input. He has an NP (and I'll always respect an NP's opinion and suggestions, easily as good as an MD's) take care of less important and urgent cases- exactly as I'd expect.
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