Dr. Mohamed Salem, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Mohamed Salem, MD
Dr. Mohamed Salem, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Salem is affiliated with Weiss Memorial Hospital, Advocate Trinity Hospital, Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago, Presence Saint Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center, Saint Mary Campus, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and Swedish Covenant Hospital.

3023 N Ashland Ave # 1S

Chicago, IL 60657

Contact Information
Dr. Mohamed Salem, MD

Dr. Mohamed Salem, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 93% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
high
more than 79% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Salem "Individualized care to patients with kidney disease"
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Inflammation
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Cairo Univer
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • John Stroger Hosp Cook Cnty
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • John H Stroger Jr Hospital Of Cook County
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of Cairo Faculty Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • The McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Ranked Among Top Educators at St. Joseph Hospital, 1992-1993
  • Fellow of the American College of Physician, January 19
  • Ranked Among Top Educators at St. Joseph Hospital, 1991-1992
  • Certificate of Recognition by the American Association of Family Practice, 1993-1994
  • Certificate of Appreciation from St. Joseph Hospital, 2001-2002
  • Teaching attending of the year at St. Joseph Hospital, 1993-1994
Media & Publications
  • Textbook of Nephrology, 1995
  • New England Journal of Medicine, 1989
  • International Journal of Artificial Organs, 1991
  • American Journey of Kidney Disease, 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salem's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salem to family and friends
4.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Salem's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Chicago |
I met Dr Salem after being diagnosed with kidney failure I just want to tell the world he's an awesome doctor I would Def recommend him to anyone in need of a nephrology.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Salem accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Salem has admitting privileges

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
836 W Wellington Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
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Advocate Trinity Hospital
2320 E 93rd St
Chicago, IL 60617
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Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago
2900 N Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60657
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Swedish Covenant Hospital
5145 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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Weiss Memorial Hospital
4646 N Marine Dr
Chicago, IL 60640
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