RonaldSalemRronald_salem59993ronald.salem@yale.eduMale2015-11-17T19:51:54.51030698RRS21285615062MD209FACS135FRSC (Ed)169FRCS(C)167MBChB20310032011Ronald R. Salem, MD earned his medical degree from University of Rhodesia and is a Board Certified Surgeon. Passionate about improving the lives of patients with cancer, he is committed to advancing medical and surgical treatment and integrating the latest techniques and minimally invasive surgery in his clinical practice. He is one of the few surgeons in Connecticut with a high volume practice performing the Whipple procedure. Dr. Salem specializes in malignant and pre-malignant diseases of the pancreas, liver and biliary system, the gall bladder, stomach, colon and rectum, lymphoma, neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas and gastrointestinal tract as well as liver tumors in pregnant women. His research includes a special focus on optimizing clinical outcomes in patients undergoing pancreatic surgery, combined modality therapy for esophageal cancer and the management of benign and malignant liver tumors. He has received many honors and recognitions, including The Best Doctors, N.Y. Metro Area annually for over ten years; Best Doctors in Connecticut and Top Minimally Invasive Surgeons, NY Metro Area. He was recently awarded the prestigious David and Cindy Lefell Award for clinical excellence, the Yale New Haven Hospital Heroes Award, the Smilow Cancer Center Clinical Award the Alvin Feinstein Teaching Award and has received the Chief Resident in Surgery Teaching Award on seven separate occasions.680AB of Surgery2022-07-20T00:00:001991-01-01T00:00:002011-12-06T00:00:00Surgery, Generalhttps://prodprofileblob.blob.core.windows.net/documents/f5180af4-73e3-422b-abde-bef08ff94e381978-01-01T00:00:00MD20602University of RhodesiaHarare-17.86388931.0297219999999921153HarareZimbabwe1978-01-01T00:00:00MBChB20603University of RhodesiaHarare-17.86388931.0297219999999921153HarareZimbabwe203785357720373740672037853577falsetruetruefalsefalsefalsefalsefalseConnecticut Magazine Top Docs 2015Connecticut Magazine23438-97United States3Regional Award (Region in the United States only)2015-04-03T00:00:005980The Best Doctors - N.Y. 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Cancer J. 13 (4): 257-262, 2007138821Wang TS, Tolgay Ocal I, Salem RR, Elefteriades J, Sosa JA: Leiomyosarcoma of the adrenal vein: a novel approach to surgical resection. World Journal of Surgical Oncology. 5 (1) 109, 2007138832Leder SB, Sasaki CT, Bayar S, Salem RR: Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) in the Evaluation of Aspiration Following Transhiatal Esophagectomy. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 205 (4): 581-585, 2007138843Saif MW, Elfiky A, Salem RR: Gastrointestinal Perforation Secondary to Bevacizumab in Colorectal Cancer. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 6: 1860-9, 2007138854Ariyan CE, Salem RR. Evolution in the treatment of metastatic colorectal carcinoma of the liver. Evolution in the treatment of metastatic colorectal carcinoma of the liver World Journal of Gastroentero1ogy. 2(20): 3253-3258, 2006138865 Download on the Apple App Store