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Michael Salinger, MD, FACC, FSCAI

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Cardiology/Cardiovascular Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
4.8 (68)
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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.

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.


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.


Diseases & Conditions

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

Treatment & Services

Alcohol Septal Ablation
Complex PCI
Coronary Artery Stents
Heart Valve Surgery
Impella Supported PCI
Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion with Watchman FLX™ Device
Orbital Atherectomy
Rotational Atherectomy
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair-MitraClip (TMVr)
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Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital
Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital


Heart and Vascular Center - Center for Advanced Care - Froedtert Hospital
8900 West Doyne Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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Education & Training

Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine - Maywood - IL - Doctor of Medicine - (1979)

Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Cleveland - OH - Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology - (1985-1986)

Northwestern University Medical School - Chicago - IL - Fellowships in Cardiology and Critical Care Medicine - (1984-1985)

Northwestern University - Evanston - IL - Residency in Internal Medicine - (1980-1982)

Board Certifications

Interventional Cardiology
Cardiovascular Disease
Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine

Patient Reviews

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4.8 out of 5. 68 ratings, 9 reviews
Jan. 26, 2021
His knowledge. His personal traits to make sure we understood my heart function and possible options.
Dec. 15, 2020
His knowledge of the TAVR procedure and his skills as a cardiac surgeon and physician.
Dec. 3, 2020
he was smart,a great teacher and very kind.
Nov. 11, 2020
In one case I had a follow up imaging study and he was present to discuss the result with me as the procedure was finishing up
Oct. 1, 2020
Did not feel rushed - he explained things in detail while keeping it easy to understand.
Sept. 24, 2020
excellent knowledge and tremendous competency incredibly clear, caring and thoroughI went in significantly concerned and came out with a game plan for my health that I am confident about.
Sept. 10, 2020
I love and trust your clinic and Dr.Salinger. Thanks to Fr. I survived my heart attack last year. I waited 1 week before I came to you !!!!! Got a stent.
June 18, 2020
The Doctor was one of the best I have ever had.
June 1, 2020
Dr. Salinger is an excellent cardiologist. His manner with me on all occasions during this past year was always caring, respectful, and showed sincere concern for bettering my heart health.
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