Dr. Omar Saleem, MD

Dr. Omar Saleem, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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40 y/o
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Dr. Omar Saleem, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.

Winthrop Orthopaedic Associates

1300 Franklin Ave Ste UL3A

Garden City, NY 11530
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Saleem does not have any board certifications listed.

90  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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53  Procedures

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • SUNY Downstate College Of Medicine, Brooklyn, Ny
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Montefiore North Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Saleem has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Saleem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

NYU Winthrop Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Saleem is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Saleem's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saleem to family and friends
23 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Saleem's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I have been a patient of Dr. Saleem since 2014, with my first injury to my right ankle and foot. Due to his excellent care, when I slip and fractured my right ankle in 2015 and again in 2016 I sought out Dr. Saleem and with his medical assistance and the physical therapy I am able to walk with my...more
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Truly a quality doctor that makes you feel secure in his abilities. I have had to deal with Dr. Saleem twice and he is a complete professional from his bedside manner to the way he cares for his patients. I would highly recommend him to everyone.
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We always strive to provide top quality service, and are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience!

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I was in a bad car accident a year ago, broke my hip and right ankle. Dr Saleem preform surgery on my hip and ankle and I am proud to say that I am running long distances without any pain. His care is exceptional along with his bedside manner. I would highly recommend him to anyone. Your the best...more
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Thanks for the wonderful feedback given on behalf of your experience with us. We really do appreciate it and are so happy that we met your expectations while under our care. Thanks and have a great day!

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I have been a patient of Dr. Saleem's for about 3 years. Dr. Saleem has performed surgery on both ankles. Thanks to Dr. Saleem my ankles are stable and I no longer fear that a misstep will cause me to fall. Dr. Saleem is a wonderful caring and compassionate doctor, he does not rush you and...more
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Hello Theresa. We are very happy to hear that your needs were met by Dr. Saleem and the team at Orlin & Cohen. We appreciate the great recommendation and hope we get to prove to others why we are the best orthopedic group on Long Island! Thanks and have a great day!

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Made appointment on phone call.They booked it right away.when i got there the dr walked in and said i dont take insurance u have. managed so hard to get there since i broke my ankle and i was already in rehab . Had to go for followup checkup to this dr and i was reffered by the hospital at time of...more
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Dear Mian. We're sorry to hear you were disappointed with your recent visit to Orlin & Cohen. We apologize for the inconvenience this has caused you. If you would like to further discuss your appointment experience or other concerns you may have, please call 516-536-2800 and ask to speak with our office manager.

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