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Salman Waheed, MD

Philosophy of Care

I believe no one should have to face a diagnosis of cancer alone. I strive to provide personalized, compassionate, and the highest quality care for my patients. I believe in involving my patients in the decision making process and using a comprehensive, team-based approach.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

Based on 136 reviews

  • General


    • Hematology
    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Oncology

    Accepts adults


    • English
    • Hindi
    • Urdu

    Treatment of lung cancer, breast cancer, lymphomas, leukemias, gastrointestinal cancers, prostate cancer, kidney cancer, testicular cancer, bladder cancer, brain tumors, coagulation and bleeding disorders, benign hematologic disorders

    Spending time with my family, sports, exercise, traveling

  • Education

    School Rush Medical College
    Graduation Date 06/2010
    Degree MD

    School Rush University Medical Center
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

    School Rush University Medical Center
    Specialty Hematology, Oncology, Cell Therapy

  • Memberships

    • American Society of Clinical Oncology
    • American Society of Hematology
    • American College of Physicians
    • American Medical Association
  • Media/Published Articles

    • False Increase of Estradiol Levels in a 36-Year-Old Postmenopausal Patient With Estrogen Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer Treated With Fulvestrant (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Optimal Management of Metastatic Melanoma: Current Strategies and Future Directions (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Incidence and characteristics of Therapy-Related Myeloid Neoplasms in Patients with Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma Treated with Radioimmunotherapy (Jan 1, 2000)
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    Based on 136 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    133 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    135 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    133 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    130 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    133 ratings

    Comments (9)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Nov 14, 2019
    He is a great knowledgeable doctor  
    Oct 22, 2019
    Dr. Waheed himself was very good.   
    Sep 27, 2019
    Dr. Waheed is a friendly physician and is interested in my health. He takes his time and answers any questions and concerns that I have.  
    Sep 19, 2019
    Dr. made a special effort to read the recent report from my hospital stay. He is very thorough.  
    Aug 28, 2019
    I was given some overwhelming information and Dr Waheed made sure to take the time I needed to process it.  
    Aug 04, 2019
    Dr. Waheed answered all of our questions and gave us the time we needed. Not rushed, but rather kind and courteous.  
    Jul 30, 2019
    *Dr. Waheed gave us plenty of time to ask questions and understand the issues.  
    Jun 25, 2019
    really liked the doctors and those who helped him. was as good a experience as it could be under the circumstances  
    Jun 25, 2019
    I had viewed Dr. Salam Waheed's video and immediately like what I saw and heard.  
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