Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD

Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD

HematologyMaleAge 59

Accepting new patients

Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Flushing, NY. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Saldinger to book an appointment.


NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Flushing

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Flushing136-56 39th Avenue 2nd Floor Flushing, NY 11354
New Patient?
(718) 502-8164

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Fresh Meadows

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Fresh Meadows186-03 Union Turnpike 1st Floor Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
New Patient?
(718) 502-8164

Hospital Highlight

Dr. Saldinger is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Flushing, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Saldinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Biliary Atresia

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saldinger treats Biliary Atresia more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Saldinger treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Biliary Atresia, Intrahepatic, Non Syndromic Form
  • Biliary Atresia, Intrahepatic, Syndromic Form
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saldinger treats Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Saldinger treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Biliary Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
Bile Duct Cancer

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saldinger treats Bile Duct Cancer more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Saldinger treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer

Dr. Saldinger's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholecystoenterostomy
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Liver Surgery
  • Lobular Carconima
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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(718) 502-8164

Dr. Saldinger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna EPO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Affinity Health Plan
Affinity Essential Bronze
Affinity Essential Gold
Affinity Essential Platinum
Affinity Essential Silver
Personal Choice PPO
Amida Care
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Network
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) HMO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
Choice Plus POS
Community Plan
Empire Plan
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and...Read more


Dr. Pierre Saldinger is a board certified General Surgeon specializing in Surgical Oncology practicing at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens hospital located...Read more


  • Hematology

Board Certifications


Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
Beth Israel Hospital
Residency Hospital
Internship Hospital


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Honorary member, sixth beach battalion, United States Navy, 2006
  • Annual award Swiss Society for Research in Surgery for research on the immunological response induced by mucosal vaccination, 1996
  • Annual Award, People against domestic violence, Putnam County, NY, 2005

Media & Publications

  • Is CT Angiography Sufficient for Prediction of Resectability of Periampullary Neoplasms?,
  • Mesenteric fibromatosis mimicking a gastrointestinal stromal tumor.,
  • The natural history of gallstones and asymptomatic gallstones.,
  • Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma.,
  • Micro-laparoscopic cholecystectomy: An Alternative to Single Port Surgery.,
  • Hepatic intraductal oncocytic papillary carcinoma.,
  • Role of endoscopic ultrasound and cyst fluid analysis in initial evaluation and follow up of incidental pancreatic cystic lesions.,
  • Surgical techniques for the completion of a bilioenteric bypass.,
  • Therapy of liver tumors in the cirrhotic patient.,
  • Intra-arterial chemotherapy for liver tumors.,
  • Pathologic quiz case:Hepatic mass in a patient with renal cell carcinoma.,
  • Frey procedure for pancreaticopleural fistula.,
  • Cancer of the bile ducts: The hepatic ducts and common bile duct.,
  • Liver hanging maneuver: a safe approach to right hepatectomy without liver mobilization.,
  • Cystic artery stump pseudoaneurysm following laparoscopic cholecystectomy.,
  • Internal iliac vein transposition for vascular reconstruction after resection of an external iliac vein leiomyosarcoma.,
  • Radiologic features of complications arising from dropped gallstones in laparoscopic cholecystectomy.,
  • Images in surgery: retroperitoneal ganglioneuroma.,
  • Hepatocellular Cancer.,
  • Management of hilar cholangiocarcinoma,
  • HPB surgery can be safely performed in a community teaching hospital.,
  • Celiac axis resection for extragastrointestinal stromal tumor.,
  • Percutaneous tumor ablation: increased necrosis with combined radio- frequency ablation and intratumoral doxorubicin injection in a rat breast tumor model.,
  • Resection of hilar cholangiocarcinoma--a European and United States experience.,

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD?

Call (718) 502-8164 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (718) 445-0220 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Saldinger has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Saldinger's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Saldinger frequently treats Biliary Atresia, Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer, and Bile Duct Cancer. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Saldinger treats.

Where is Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD's office located?

Dr. Saldinger's office is located at 136-56 39th Avenue 2nd Floor, Flushing, NY 11354. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD speak?

Dr. Saldinger speaks French, German, and Italian. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Saldinger is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Flushing, NY

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

25 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)