Dr. Michael Salcman, MD

Dr. Michael Salcman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Michael Salcman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2506 Saint Paul St

Baltimore, MD 21218

Contact Information

(410) 235-3300

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 21% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 17% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
more than 13% of peers

Dr. Salcman'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Salcman "Our practice offers a wide range of orthopaedic and neurologic services. We specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal lesions, traumas, neurological disorders, post-surgical rehabilitation and arthritis."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

14  Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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.


  • Boston Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1962
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • University Hospital Boston University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Neur Inst/Colum Presby
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • International College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salcman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salcman's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Salcman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I was referred to him for treatment following an auto accident and continued to get reschedule after reschedule after months of waiting to only receive a call that I’d need to be seen elsewhere by an unprofessional staff member. Based off of reviews here looks like I wasn’t missing any significant...more
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I can confirm what others have written: this was the most incompetent and rude doctor I have ever seen. He will not allow you to speak or ask questions. I overheard him being just as dismissive with the other patient as with me. If you have a choice, find another doctor!
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He was rude, condescending and fat shamed me for being overweight after not being able to do any physical activity for 4 months. I would never go to him by choice. I'm going to do everything I can to find a different doctor.
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