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Dr. Dana Jane Saltzman, MD

Internist, Primary Care Doctor, Travel Medicine Specialist, Acupuncturist, Integrative Health Medicine Specialist

Professional statement

With medical care becoming more and more like big business these days, you might think that personalized, compassionate treatment is a thing of the past. That is, unless you’ve been to Midtown Health & Wellness. Experience important differences from the moment you arrive: an elegant, soothing environment, a staff who caters to you and your schedule and compassionate care. See how our expertise, compassion and dedication can benefit your total health. Dr. Saltzman is a licensed acupuncturist and uses herbal therapies and other alternative medicine modalities in her practice. Well Woman Visits including pap smears, STD testing and birth control counseling. Annual Physical Exams, Oxycontin/Heroin addiction, Mental Health Counseling, Acupuncture and Massage are just some of the services we provide.

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Internist
  • Primary Care Doctor
  • Travel Medicine Specialist
  • Acupuncturist
  • Integrative Health Medicine Specialist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • NYU Langone Health

Education and training

  • Medical School - New York Medical College, Doctor of Medicine
  • Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • New York Medical College (Acupuncture)

Professional memberships

  • Physicians for Social Responsibility
  • American College of Physicians

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1780603399

Office locations

Midtown Health & Wellness

33 West 46th Street, 5th Floor

New York, NY 10036

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While the appointment itself was fine, the follow up billing and communication were AWFUL. The doctor's office ran tests that I did not request, nor approve, which resulted in huge bills which my insurance did not cover. Further, the officeNEVER even provided me with the results of any of the tests they ran which I was billed for.
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I love Dr. Saltzman! Always kind, always prompt, always helpful.
Less than 1 month ago
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My experience at Dr. Dana Jane Saltzman was great. The front desk staff were very welcoming and helpful. Dr. Saltzman was very polite and informative. This was my first time in her office and I was getting my yearly physical. Shelistened, answered all my questions and also suggested that get additional test for the betterment of my health.
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This doctor and her staff were all amazing! Best doctor visit of my life. I told her what I needed and she got it done! She also made street suggestions! I’ll be coming here for as long as they’re around! Thank you so much, Anthony Loretta
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It was good
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This is an extremely badly organized clinic and the doctor is rarely there and when she is, she is late - with no apologies
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It was an awesome visit for me, when in and out,
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Wonderful dr. Very professional and knows what she’s doing
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Everyone in this office was super friendly, from front desk to the nurse to the assistant I saw. My only thought would be that it was not made clear on ZocDoc that I was seeing a physician’s assistant. I was goingafter work so was not terribly surprised, but normally on ZocDoc it says you’re seeing an associate of the doctor if that is the case but it said I was seeing Dr. Saltzman.
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Office is nice, employees Keisha and Gabby are amazing. Also the NP Michelle listen to all my concerns and helped me accordingly. Highly recommend
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Her staff is absolutely amazing. Extremely welcoming and explained everything they planned on doing. I’ve been seeing Dr.Saltzman for about 10 years now and I wouldn’t have it any other way.
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I was told I would be seeing the doctor and changed my schedule to accommodate a time I would be seen by the doctor and not the nurse practitioner. When I arrived the doctor was NOT in the office. When receptioncalled her cell to let her know her 2:00p had arrived she informed them that she would not be in until 2:30p. Extremely unprofessional. I would not recommend.
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A lifesaver!! I’m so thankful they were able to see me last minute!
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I had some personal problems that I shared with the Doctor and she made me feel like I was crazy. She was also in a hurry to get out of work to go somewhere and I felt rushed.
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I got there and I was seen right away. No hassle and the doctor and assistant were very nice.
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She was so beautiful inside and out. Best bedside manners Ive experienced in ages. She has a lovely team and demeanor. If you are in the healthcare business , that is the personality you want to strive for. I would recommendher to any woman. I wish she was referred to me years ago.
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Great doctor knowledgeable about Tavel medicine
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The best doctor in the world !
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The receptionist does not know what she’s doing. I wanted two common vaccines for chicken pox and hepatitis B. First, the office rescheduled my appointment saying they did not have it and that it was coming the following Monday. When Icalled the following Monday, the receptionist wrongly confirmed that they had received it. I took time off work to go in only to realize that they didn’t have it! It was absolutely frustrating and very incompetent. They should not make patients unnecessarily make a trip like that and wait for no reason. Dr. Saltzman herself was very nice, but I cannot say the same for some of her staff. I will not be going here again.
Less than 6 months ago
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Staff was very friendly and professional.
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always nice and is able to recommend alternative therapy than traditional if asked.
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Dr. Saltzman was very nice and personable. The office staff was nice as well but the PA who was supposed to do my physical apparently left without notice and could not see me, they did not call ahead of time totell me this so I had no clue until I showed up at the office. Since bloodwork was part of the physical I asked that they do that today so that my trip to this office wasn't a complete waste of time and Dr Saltzman was very nice about it.
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Absolutely awful. I came in for a travel vaccination. The doctor instead said I should get a blood test and she would call me immediately with my results to determine whether I needed the vaccine. I never received a call, Idid get a bill for the blood work. When I called to understand why I had gotten a bill for blood work I never asked for or got information on, I was treated incredibly rudely by the front end staff. Never go to this doctor.
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I had a very good experience at Dr. Saltzman's office, she is a great doctor and her office staff are nice and helpful. I don't like going to doctors so it's great to find a primary doc I feel comfortable with.Very nice office, great location, and they have very flexible hours that work for my schedule.
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Dr. S is great! Very attentive and listens to my concerns. And she does Pap smears- a huge bonus. She’s my regular doc now for sure.
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Always does what she needs to do.
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Understanding, sympathetic and easy to talk to.
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Very Quick and Professional Service with Care Highly Recommend.
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The doctor who saw me was nice and understanding, being gentle and reassuring during the entire exam. They have a pleasant and professional staff.
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Ms. Saltzman was very demeaning and failed to pay attention to any of the concerns that I had relating to my illnesses.
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My first time there. I did not have to wait long to be seen. Staff was very nice and attentive, and things were explained nicely as well.
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Dana barged in to the room as i was changing into my "gown" to tell me i don't need to be there before me even explaining what my visit was for. It wasn't till i asked if i could at leasttell her what was going on with me that she decided to have a look and not only that criticize me and belittle me. Dana was rude, and very unsettling. Now i am no doctor but i would think the idea isn't to scare your patients yet Dane felt the need to tell me i had a disease before even getting the results. I felt rushed, and judged and confused. I had a stressful week till i got my results (from another Doc that was great) and could finally ease my mind. All in all, i do not think i will come back to see Dana.
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I have had more then one bad experience with Dr Saltzman and would highly recommend not going to her. The office is completely unprofessional and I had to wait over an hour because they had forgot about me. Dr Saltzman hadmade me get a physical otherwise she wouldn't prescribe me my travel medications. When she personally took blood from me she stabbed me multiple times in both arms, bruising me, I think it was after the 5th try she managed to get some blood. They then sent it to the wrong lab that my insurance does not cover and had a huge bill that I had to sort out with them. To sum it up, don't go there. I am so happy I switched to another doctor.
Less than 1 year ago
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Nice & clean office and short waiting time but Ms Salzman was very rude, I felt very uncomfortable with her. Then she hurt me during my pap smear, I started bleeding & she didn't even tell me until I got upagain and had blood running down my leg. She said that everything was fine and sent me home but I kept bleeding for another 6 hours. Very unprofessional and unacceptable.
Less than 1 year ago
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Very professional, excellent bedside manner from all staff, and overall positive experience.
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She is very nice and attentive.
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It was my first visit, I did not had to wait long time. She listens and care about her patients, very friendly. Always asking questions if I have any other concerns. Besides the routine check-up she also ordered an EKG tosee how my heart was doing, no other doctors ever done that with me. Through app I was able to get an appointment right away in few days, and when I call the clinic they sent me the application online. I think is great that way I did not had to wait too long filling out paperwork while waiting.
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Came in for a pre-op. Very professional from reception onward. I got my prescriptions refilled, my EKG, and was completely done within 45minutes from arrival and this was my first visit. Sr. Saltzman recommended that I do my annual check upin a month because it is free with my insurance and I haven’t done one this year. The office is very clean and I had a great experience. No surprises with NY State of Health, HealthFirst insurance.
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I've had such poor experiences with primary care physicians in the city, but I'm relieved to report that I've finally found one I'm excited to stick with! Dr Saltzman is so thorough and spent way more time with me than expected.Her staff is wonderful had no problem drawing my blood (usually doctors complain I have small veins). Highly recommend! She's one of the higher quality doctors on here listed under healthfirst.
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I spent more time with the nurse than the actual doctor and I was a new patient. That’s never a good sign.
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I've been coming to Dr. Saltzman for 3 years now and have always had a great experience. I was referred here by a close friend, and I recommend all my friends to her now. Dr. Saltzman is a well-informed and verycompetent doctor. I come here with all my primary care as well as women's health concerns. Recently I began acupuncture for smoking cessation, and I was able to quit entirely. Dr. Saltzman's care has always been very thorough, and her attention to detail and personal investment in her patients' well-being is why I continue to come to her. Additionally they cover all the bases for what you want in a doctor's office.
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I came to see her because I was sick/fatigued and had been for quite sometime. Once we figured out the cause on my second visit she spent 5 mins telling me how dreadfully sick I was and to get some vitamins.When I asked for a brand suggestion, or advice in choosing of the vitamins she shrugged and told me I’d have to figure that out. When I tried to get details on my health she chastised me for not listening and left the room with out any signal the visit was over. I had to go to the front desk to ask if we were done.
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Very thorough. Designed treatment plan after taking my medical history.
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what a welcoming staff & environment! I was able to pre-register online before I arrived & pretty much saw the doctor as soon as I signed in. Dr. Saltzman was kind & attentive & was thorough in my exam. All inall a refreshing experience in a time when you usually have to wait long for an impersonal experience in many other doctors offices. Its was much more relaxing here.
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I stopped going to her long ago, but have never had a worse doctor experience in my life, and feel like people should be looped in before booking. Total lack of attention, rude staff; given refills for medication I was neveron in the first place. Office tries to constantly upsell you on checkups - including full bloodwork, physicals and gynecological exams...? - without asking when the last time you had it was.
More than 1 year ago
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Viles of blood from previous patients left on counter in my tiny checkup room, door left open during multiple visits. Doctor barely looks at you, if you even see her. Extremely rude front desk staff as well as physicians assistants. Willnever go to this office or doctor again, but last visit the PA told me I was "lucky they were so accomodating to my prescription needs"? Still unclear as to what this means, but there is no justifying such inappropriate and unprofessional comments.
More than 1 year ago
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Very friendly and accommodating staff. Throughout the visit, the primary concern for the staff and doctor was my reasons for coming in and to ensure they addressed them.
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It was my first time visiting her and she was great. It seemed like she had a very well coordinated staff.
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Would not recommend this doctor or the midtown health and wellness center. Barely got the time to interact wth the doctor. She was careless and had very little attention to detail. I wondered to myself several times how she hadnt losther license by now. I saw her twice and she never even concluded the brief 2 minute conversations. Instead she'd just leave the room. The receptionists are also very disorganized. Really quite shocked and disappointed that one could find such low quality care in new york city.
More than 1 year ago
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