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Michael Salinger, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Professor

Location

  • Heart and Vascular Center - Froedtert Hospital
  • 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226

New & Established Patients Call

I believe in providing outstanding, individualized, compassionate patient care. This requires using the most current technology in a team based fashion guided by advanced clinical research.

Overview

Diseases and Conditions

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Structural Heart Disease
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Paravalvular Leak

Treatments and Services

  • Complex PCI
  • Impella Supported PCI
  • Rotational Atherectomy
  • Orbital Atherectomy
  • Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair-MitraClip (TMVr)
  • Alcohol Septal Ablation

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee
  • Community Memorial Hospital – Menomonee Falls

Board Certifications

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Clinic Locations

Biography

Dr. Salinger is an accomplished interventionalist with more than 10,000 lifetime coronary procedures completed. In addition, Dr. Salinger is an accomplished researcher, having devoted much of his career to advancing the treatment of structural heart disease. Throughout his career he has been involved as an investigator in many national studies, including those for TAVR, MitraClip, PFO/ASD and Watchman. He was part of implant team for the first Lotus Valve and the first MitraClip in the United States.

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine - Maywood, IL (1979)
Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology - Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Cleveland, OH (1985-1986)
Fellowships in Cardiology and Critical Care Medicine - Northwestern University Medical School - Chicago, IL (1984-1985)
Residency in Internal Medicine - Northwestern University - Evanston, IL (1980-1982)

Publications