Dr. Michael Salcman, MD

Dr. Michael Salcman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
(17)
Save
Dr. Michael Salcman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 39 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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Maryland
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Salcman's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Salcman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salcman treats Spine Disorders more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Salcman treats this condition more than 19% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spinal Stenosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salcman treats Spinal Stenosis more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Salcman treats this condition more than 14% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Salcman's conditions and procedures:

Acquired Brain Injuries
Bone Disorders
Brain Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Diseases
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Neurological Injuries
Neuromuscular Diseases
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Salcman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salcman

1.7

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
76.47058823529412%
(13)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Salcman?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Salcman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Michael Salcman, MD
RecentMost Helpful
Reply
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...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Salcman, MD?
Reply
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!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Salcman, MD?
Reply
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.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option2
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Salcman, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Salcman?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Salcman treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Providers

More providers who are similar to Dr. Salcman

Show All Neurosurgeons