Javier Salgado, MD

Dr. Javier Salgado
  • Specialty:

  • Secondary Specialty:

    Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Board Certifications:

    Colon and Rectal Surgery, Surgery
  • Education:

    MD, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina
  • Residency:

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Fellowships:

    Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA The Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA
  • Affiliations:

    UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
  • Languages:



Javier Salgado, MD, is a colorectal surgeon in the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He specializes in the treatment of colon and rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and other diseases of the colon and rectum. He also participates in clinical research involving the treatment of colon and rectal cancer and IBD.

Dr. Salgado is board-eligible in general surgery and colorectal surgery. He received his medical degree from the Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentina, and completed his general surgery residency at UPMC. Dr. Salgado completed a minimally invasive surgery fellowship at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, and his colon and rectal surgery fellowship at Penn State Hershey Medical Center in Hersey, Pa.

Dr. Salgado is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, the Gold Humanism Honor Society, and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.