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Sub Specialty:
Colon & Rectal Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Passavant

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
144 Patient
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Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd.
Suite 4828
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(877) 684-7189

UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Digestive Disorders Ctr., 3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(877) 684-7189


Colon and Rectal Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

Western Pennsylvania Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

The Milton S Hershey Medical Center,
Hershey, PA

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January 22, 2018

he was very forthright and honest.

January 22, 2018

extremely happy with Docwish all upmc doc would provide the same level of service

December 05, 2017

Dr Salgado is the consummate professional and genuinely concerned for his patient. He discussed all options for my upcoming medical care and explained studies and standard-pf-practice care protocols that may impact my outcome. I feel very secure that he will provide me with the best medical care possible for my medical issues.

December 05, 2017

Dr. Javier Salgado was very Professional yet friendly and very informative in his explanations concerning my condition and the procedure I needed.

November 21, 2017

service very good.

October 30, 2017

Dr. Salgado is one of the best doctors I have ever worked with. He truly is in a league of his own. Intelligent, courteous and straightforward. I can't recommend him more highly - he is the best.

September 25, 2017

The doctor is very understanding and takes the patients need into consideration. All staff was friendly and courteous.

September 19, 2017

He is very awesome at what he does for me always

August 28, 2017

I waited a very long time to see the provider once I was in the exam room. but, if he is as attentive to all patients as he was with me, then I understand the wait.

August 22, 2017

Dr. Salgado explained everything in a clear and concise manner and answered all my questions, he was great. His nurse was top notch as well.