Michael Salinger, MD, FACC, FSCAI

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Cardiology/Cardiovascular Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
4.8 (70)
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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.


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® device
Orbital Atherectomy
Rotational Atherectomy
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair-MitraClip (TMVr)

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Languages Spoken


Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital
Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital


Heart and Vascular Center - Froedtert Hospital
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 805-6000
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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. 70 ratings, 8 reviews
July 15, 2019
Dr Salinger always provides excellent care.
July 14, 2019
Explain my condition very clearly. Explained the steps to take to improve it.
June 26, 2019
Dr was very clear when he explained my condition. I was never told these things before.
June 3, 2019
Very concerned with the possible outcome of a recent TAVR procedure. The team conferred with many of my doctors.
May 23, 2019
Very friendly & easy to understand.
April 23, 2019
It's hard to answer some of the questions as I was there for tests and consultations pre aortic valve replacement. All the people I was in contact with couldn't have been nicer!
March 14, 2019
At this time, we had only one visit with Dr. Salinger.
Feb. 7, 2019
Services provided by this doctor and his staff are specific. General health is not their treatment.