Dr. Yasser Salem, MD

Dr. Yasser Salem, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Yasser Salem, MD is a general surgery specialist in Huntington Beach, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

8101 Newman Ave Ste A

Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Salem's Experience

Dr. Salem's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Huron Hospital Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salem's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salem to family and friends
28 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Salem's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Check with the medical board before using this guy!
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Two hernias repaired. Everything went well. The recovery was pretty much exactly as the doctor told me would be. Everything was handled as professionally as could be.
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This guy cares for you calms you. It not some class he attended. Very modest and tslented.
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Dr. Salem always looks me in the eye when either of us is talking. I see his confidence and joy as a surgeon that reassures me that I'll be receiving his best. His personal attention is shared by his staff. During a recent time where my surgical needs threw them a curve ball, his staff displayed a...more
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Overall I would not recommend seeing Dr. Salem when comparing him to the myriad of other physicians I've seen. His staff are horrible and he won't return calls. My 1st appointment I waited 2.5 hours in the waiting room, he seems to genuinely care about you, but constantly gives the impression he...more
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