Dr. Saleem Bakhtiar, MD

Dr. Saleem Bakhtiar, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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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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Top Care Areas

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

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 95% of peers
Paracentesis
normal
more than 90% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Bakhtiar'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

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bakhtiar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bakhtiar's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bakhtiar to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Bakhtiar'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Excellent surgeon.
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