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Benjamin E. Saltman, MD, FACS

Benjamin E. Saltman, MD, FACS

The Center for Head & Neck Oncology

Clinical Offices

430 Lakeville Road
New Hyde Park, NY 11042
Tel: (718) 470-7550
Fax: (718) 470-4514

About Benjamin Saltman MD, FACS

Dr. Saltman is a member of the New York Head & Neck Institute, and has been board certified in Otolaryngology by the American Board of Otolaryngology since 2008. Dr. Saltman is an attending physician in the Department of Otolaryngology for the division of Head and Neck Surgery for the Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

Dr. Saltman completed a two-year Fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering in head and neck cancer surgery before joining the Head and Neck Division in the Department of Otolaryngology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He completed his medical training at the University of Michigan and completed a residency at the University Hospitals of Columbia and Cornell. Dr. Saltman specializes in treating tumors and cancers of the head and neck. This includes thyroid and parathyroid disease as well as tumors of the aerodigestive tract including the mouth, throat and larynx (voice box) and salivary glands. His practice also specializes in Trans-Oral Robotic Surgery for select cancers of the throat as well as advanced skin cancer and melanoma, including sentinel lymph node biopsy.

Dr. Saltman is currently an Assistant Professor at Hofstra Medical School. He has published numerous articles in the treatment of head and neck cancer. He is the coordinator of the Head and Neck Tumor Bank at LIJMC, which researches aerodigestive tract cancer, including oropharynx cancer.

Hospital Affiliations:

Long Island Jewish Medical Center
North Shore University Hospital

Specialty:

Otolaryngology
Head & Neck Surgery
Head & Neck Surgery-Upper Aerodigestive Tract Cancer
Tumors of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
Salivary Gland Tumors

Medical School Education:

MD – University of Michigan Medical School

Residency:

Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery – New York
Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campuses
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery – New York
Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus

Fellowship:

Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery – Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certification:

American Board of Otolaryngology

Honors & Awards:

Cornell University Dean’s List
NIH Summer Intramural Training Award Fellowship
University of Michigan Medical School Student Biomedical Research Fellowship

Click here to read Dr. Saltman's full curriculum vitae.

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