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Barry Salky

  • PROFESSOR Surgery
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  • American Board of Surgery


  • MD, University of Tennessee

  • Residency, Surgery
    Mount Sinai Hospital


    Specialty Interests
    • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (including stones in the bile duct)
    • Laparoscopic Colectomy (Crohn's Disease, ulcerative colitis, familial polyposis, benign and malignant tumors)
    • Laparoscopic Small Bowel Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Esophagogastric (GERD, hiatal hernia, Achalasia, tumors both benign and malignant, peptic ulcer disease) Surgery
    • Laparoscopic solid organ (spleen, adrenal, pancreas)
    • Laparoscopic lysis of adhesions (abdominal pain)
    • Diagnostic Laparoscopy

    In the News

    Dr. Salky discusses heartburn disease in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up.
    View the PDF.


  • 2009 - present
    Patient Choice Award

  • 2009 -
    Best Doctors
    New York Magazine

  • 2004 - 2009
    Franz W. Sichel Professor of Surgery

  • 2004 -
    Jacobi Medallion

  • 2001 - present
    Best Doctors in America

  • 2000 - present
    Best Doctors in New York

  • 1995 -
    Israeli Ambassador Award for Outstanding Achievement
    Ramban Medical Center, Haifa, Israel

  • 1993 -
    Dr. Robert and Evelyn Turell Professor of Endoscopic Surgery
    The Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • 1991 -
    Outstanding Achievement Award
    Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America

  • 1978 -
    Arthur H. Aufses, Sr., Prize in Surgery


  • Laparoscopic Colectomy for ulcerative colitis
  • Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy for Achalasia
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy for cancer and Crohn's disease
  • Laparoscopic Repair of Paraesophageal hernia
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (including stones in the bile duct)

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Salky during 2014 and/or 2015. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Other Activities: Examples include, but are not limited to, committee participation, data safety monitoring board (DSMB) membership.

  • Cook Medical

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

Insurance Information

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Information regarding insurance participation and billing by this physician may be found on this page or obtained by contacting this provider directly.

Insurance plans that the Mount Sinai Health System hospitals or facilities participate in can be found on the Mount Sinai Health System website.

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Faculty Practice Associates Floor 15 Room 1566
5 East 98th Street
New York, NY 10029

Dr. Barry Salky

5 East 98th Street
14th Floor, Suite C, Box 1259
New York, NY 10029

Tel: 212-241-6156
Fax: 212-241-5975
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  • Wednesday 9:30am - 3:30pm
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