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Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD

Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD

Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery ·  Male · Age 56


Dr. Pierre Saldinger, MD is a hepatopancreaticobiliary specialist in Flushing, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in hepatopancreaticobiliary surgery and surgery.


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(718) 445-0220

Dr. Saldinger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Indemnity
Affinity Health Plan
Affinity Essential Bronze
Affinity Essential Gold
Affinity Essential Platinum
Affinity Essential Silver
Amida Care
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Network
CoreSource
Elderplan
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI EPO
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
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
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Community Plan
Empire Plan
Indemnity
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice

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Dr. Saldinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Benign Tumor
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saldinger treats Benign Tumor more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Saldinger treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Stomach Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saldinger treats Stomach Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Saldinger treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Stomach Cancer, Familial
Hepatectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saldinger performs Hepatectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Saldinger performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Saldinger's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
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)
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
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hepatectomy
Hepatobiliary Cancer
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Laparoscopic Liver Resection
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatic Surgery
Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
Secondary Malignancies
Spleen Disorders
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Beth Israel Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
Kautousspital
Internship Hospital
1987
Universitat Basel, Medizinische Fakultat
Medical School
1998
1995
1988
1987

Languages

  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • English

Awards

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

Media & Publications

  • Images in surgery: retroperitoneal ganglioneuroma.,
  • Celiac axis resection for extragastrointestinal stromal tumor.,
  • Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma.,
  • Management of hilar cholangiocarcinoma,
  • Role of endoscopic ultrasound and cyst fluid analysis in initial evaluation and follow up of incidental pancreatic cystic lesions.,
  • Therapy of liver tumors in the cirrhotic patient.,
  • Is CT Angiography Sufficient for Prediction of Resectability of Periampullary Neoplasms?,
  • Resection of hilar cholangiocarcinoma--a European and United States experience.,
  • The natural history of gallstones and asymptomatic gallstones.,
  • Percutaneous tumor ablation: increased necrosis with combined radio- frequency ablation and intratumoral doxorubicin injection in a rat breast tumor model.,

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