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Medical Oncology , Urological Surgery and Surgical Oncology

Carol Elizabeth Salem , MD

Hillcrest Urological Medical Group
4060 4th Ave Ste 310
San Diego, CA 92103

(619) 297-4707

Overview

Carol Salem, MD, is a urologist who specializes in surgically treating prostate cancer and other urologic malignancies. She is medical director of the Scripps Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery Program and is a member of Hillcrest Urological Medical Group. Before joining Scripps, Dr. Salem was director of Urologic Oncology at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Cancer Center. She has consistently been recognized as one of San Diegos Top Doctors by the San Diego County Medical Society and San Diego Magazine. Dr. Salem received her bachelors degree in biochemistry and cell biology from the University of California, San Diego and her medical degree from the University of Southern California (USC). She completed a surgical internship and residencies in surgery and urology at USC, as well as a fellowship in urologic oncology at the USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Salems patient care philosophy is very simple: the patient comes first. She maintains communication with the referring physician during the treatment process and refers the patient back to the physician following treatment.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 31 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Specialties

Medical Oncology , Urological Surgery and Surgical Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Palomar Medical Center Poway
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital

Education and Training

Medical School
Keck School Of Medicine Of The University Of Southern California Graduated in 1991

Main Location

Hillcrest Urological Medical Group
4060 4th Ave Ste 310
San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 297-4707

Fax: (858) 842-9792
Website: www.mygenesishealth.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Basic HMO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
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  • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
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  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
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  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Pathway X HMO
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  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
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  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
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  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
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  • Humana National POS
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  • UHC SV Flex Tier 3
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  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO