Dr. Walter Salwen, MD

Dr. Walter Salwen, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Walter Salwen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

4160 John R St Ste 908

Detroit, MI 48201

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Dr. Salwen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salwen treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Salwen treats this condition more than 23% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salwen treats Abdominal Disorders more than 20% of his peers

Dr. Salwen treats this condition more than 20% of his peers

Benign Tumor
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salwen treats Benign Tumor more than 3% of his peers

Dr. Salwen treats this condition more than 3% of his peers

Dr. Salwen's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Constipation
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Lipomas
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Salwen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1987
Tulane University Of Louisiana
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Baystate Med Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Baystate Med Center
Internship Hospital
1980
Tufts University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1987
1985
1981
1980

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