Dr. Saleem Bakhtiar, MD

Dr. Saleem Bakhtiar, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Saleem Bakhtiar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

1218 W Kilbourn Ave Ste 511

Milwaukee, WI 53233

Contact Information

(414) 276-9660

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Bakhtiar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Paracentesis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhtiar performs Paracentesis more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Bakhtiar performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhtiar treats Umbilical Hernia more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Bakhtiar treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhtiar treats Abdominal Disorders more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Bakhtiar treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Bakhtiar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paracentesis
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Testicular Cancer
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Saleem Bakhtiar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Med College Of Wisconsin
Residency Hospital
1981
Mt Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
1978
Mt Sinai Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1982
1981
1978
1975

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3.7

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Cigna PPO
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Humana
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