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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Riad Salem is Excellent. Dr. Salem has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Riad Salem, MBA, MD is board certified in Vascular & Interventional Radiology.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Cancer Chemoembolization (Therapeutic Chemoembolization)
  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Cryosurgery
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liver Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Oophoritis (Ovary inflammation)
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases (Peripheral Artery Disease)
  • Radiotherapy

Education & Awards

Dr. Salem graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine, Montreal. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Chicago Metro Area


Dr. Salem has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital 
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital 


  • French
  • Arabic

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Additional Information
Dr. Riad Salem MBA and MD is a male Interventional Radiologist, has 18 years of experience and practices in Vascular & Interventional Radiology.
Where does Dr. Riad Salem practice?
Dr. Riad Salem has 3 office locations.
Dr. Riad Salem practices Vascular & Interventional Radiology near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Royal Oak, MI and Troy, MI.
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