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Dr. Salvatore Caruana, MD

Oncology*
4.9 (131)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
35 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Salvatore Caruana, MD

Dr. Salvatore Caruana, MD is an Oncology Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Oncology, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. They graduated from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Caruana, completed a residency at Ny Eye And Ear Infirm. Patients rated Dr. Caruana an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Caruana works at CUIMC/Harkness Pavilion in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Endocrine Gland Cancer and Tongue Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Caruana's Office Locations

  1. 1
    CUIMC/Harkness Pavilion
    180 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422
  2. 2
    ColumbiaDoctors - Midtown
    51 W 51st St, New York, NY 10019 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422

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Endocrine Gland Cancer
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Endocrine Gland Cancer
Tongue Cancer
Hypothalamus Cancer
Benign Pituitary Gland Tumor
Breast Cancer
Dysphagia
Head and Neck Cancer
Laryngeal Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Oral Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Prostate Cancer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Salivary Gland Cancer
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Thyroid Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Excision of Facial Bone
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Anemia
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Anosmia
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Bone Cancer
Brain Cancer
Breast Carcinoma
Breast Lump
Cancer
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Carcinoid Syndrome
Carcinoma Tongue
Cervical Cancer
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Tonsillitis
Coagulation Disorders
Common Cold
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Ear Cancer
Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Ewing's Sarcoma
Facial Fracture
Facial Nerve Disorder
Glossopharyngeal Nerve Disorder
Gum Cancer
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Hemophilia
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hodgkin's Disease
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypoglossal Nerve Disorder
Jaw Fracture
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Kidney Cancer
Labyrinthitis
Larynx Conditions
Lip Cancer
Lung Cancer
Male Breast Carcinoma
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Malignant Otitis Externa
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Malignant Pleura Secondary
Melanoma
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Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mouth Cancer
Nasal Polyp
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Nodular Sclerosis Hodgkins Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Osteosarcoma
Otitis Media
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Perforated Eardrum
Peritoneal Cancer
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pineal Region Tumors
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Salivary Gland Stones
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
Sinus Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Throat Cancer
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Throat Pain
Thyroid Disease
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adenoidectomy
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Audiometry
Balloon Sinuplasty
Caldwell-Luc Procedure
Carotid Ultrasound
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Frenectomy
Glossectomy
Head and Neck Reconstruction Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Laser Surgery
Lip, Excision or Resection
Microsurgical Procedure
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Oral Cancer Screening
Oral Surgical Procedures
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Puncture Aspiration
Radiofrequency Ablation Turbinate
Reconstructive Surgery After Head and Neck Cancer Treatment
Rhinoseptoplasty
Salivary Gland Surgery
Sinus Surgery
Sleep Study
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thoracentesis
Thyroid Scan
Thyroid Surgery
Tonsillectomy
Ultrasound
Uvulectomy
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
Wound Repair
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Affinity Health Plan
    • Amerihealth
    • Amida Care
    • Anthem
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Connecticare
    • EmblemHealth
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Fidelis Care
    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    • Healthfirst
    • HealthPlus
    • MagnaCare
    • MultiPlan
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • POMCO Group
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • VNS Choice
    • Vytra Health Plans

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.9
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    Based on 131 ratings
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    Specialties*
    • Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1427181569
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Memorial Sloan Kettering Canc Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Ny Eye And Ear Infirm
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Salvatore Caruana, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Caruana is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Caruana has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Caruana works at CUIMC/Harkness Pavilion in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Caruana’s profile.

    Dr. Caruana has seen patients for Endocrine Gland Cancer and Tongue Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Caruana on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    131 patients have reviewed Dr. Caruana. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Caruana.

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