Dr. Russell Saloom, MD

Dr. Russell Saloom, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Russell Saloom, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1985 and specializes in ophthalmology.

10105 Park Rowe Cir

Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chalazion
very high
more than 91% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Saloom's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

38  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Umc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Lsu Eye Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Tulane Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saloom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saloom's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saloom to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Saloom's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The front desk is super friendly. Dr. Saloom is super down to earth and speaks in a professional manner that a lay person understands. I would absolutely recommend him to my friends more importantly I would recommend him to my family.
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Dr. Saloom and his staff are friendly and helpful. His prices for the procedure that I had (Botox injections) were better than the local dermatologists. I never have a problem getting an appointment, nor have I had to wait around to be seen.
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