Treatment & Services
- General Neurology
- Nerve Conduction Studies
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Acute Stroke
- Alzheimer's and Dementia
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Aneurysm, Cerebral
- Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
- Back Pain
- Bell's Palsy
- Brachial Plexus
- Brain Aneurysms and Hemorrhage
- Brain Hemorrhage
- Carotid Artery Aneurysm
- Carotid Artery Disease
- Carotid Body Tumor
- Carotid Bruit
- Carotid Cavernous Fistula
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Cerebrovascular Disease
- Cerebrovascular Occlusive Disease
- Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
- Extracranial Carotid Artery Aneurysms
- Guillain-Barre Syndrome
- Hemorrhagic Stroke
- Migraine Headaches
- Movement Disorders
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Neck Pain
- Neurologic Conditions
- Neuromuscular Disease
- Post-Herpetic Neuralgia
- Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
- Spinal AVM (arteriovenous malformation)
- Spinal Cord Vascular Lesions
- Spinal Cord Vascular Malformations
- Spinal Dural Fistula
- Spinal Fractures
- Spinal Vascular Malformation
- Temporal Arteritis
- Thoracic Nerve Palsy
- Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
- Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
- Trigeminal Neuralgia
- Unruptured Cerebral Aneurysm
- Vascular Anomalies
- Venous Malformations
- Vertebral Artery Disease
- Vertebral Compression Fracture
- Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine
Bayamon, Puerto Rico
Undergraduate - University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA USA
- Neurology - Vascular Neurology
Cerebrovascular diseases (Stroke), Multiple Sclerosis, headache, neuromuscular disease
Awards & Honors
- Guide to America's Top Physicians, Consumers' Research Council of America, 2003, 2009-2011
- Physician of the Quarter for Service, Cleveland Clinic Florida Hospital, 2003
- Doctor’s Day Ambassador Award for Quality, Cleveland Clinic Florida Hospital, 2004
- Teacher of the Year, Neurology Residency Program, Cleveland Clinic Florida, 2005-2006
- Top Doctors in Neurology, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., 2010-
- Top Neurologist, International Association of Healthcare Professionals (IAHCP), 2011-
Research & Publications
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180 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
13 Patient Comments
Reviewed on May 24, 2018
For registration the wait was minimal, staff very friend;y.courteous,and informative. Wait for the doctor was long, but well worth the wait.
Reviewed on May 24, 2018
Not informed at all regarding the wait time. Visit time with the doctor was very good, and worth the wait.
Reviewed on May 11, 2018
Dr Salgado usually gets backed up but I understand as he spends a lot of time with you answering all questions and never rushes you
Reviewed on May 2, 2018
it's always a long time to see the doctor.
Reviewed on Apr 30, 2018
Dr. Salgado was very thorough and personable.
Reviewed on Apr 18, 2018
I scheduled this appt first of day as to avoid waiting. in the past wait times have been very long. I understand that is not the Drs fault....he is giving the patients the time they need. Michele, Dr Salgados nurse does a great job.
Reviewed on Apr 18, 2018
Dr Salgado is an excellent Doctor
Reviewed on Apr 12, 2018
No delay info. Much too long a wait for doctor
Reviewed on Apr 6, 2018
have not seen or spoken to dr since tests ordered and final test will be done tomorrow so no expectation to speak to dr yet
Reviewed on Mar 29, 2018
I had several concerns I had dealt with my neurologist when I lived in Indianapolis and Dr. Selgado took care of setting up appointments with other specialists I needed to see. So very helpful. Almost as though he read my list of questions! Kudos. Very caring, helpful, and personable.
Reviewed on Jan 11, 2018
Very little communication verbally.
Reviewed on Oct 23, 2017
Very professional, caring & comforting.
Reviewed on Jun 6, 2017
Explained everything to me.
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