Dr. Cassandra Danielle Salgado MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Cassandra Salgado is an infectious disease specialist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina and Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She received her medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Salgado accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 6 doctors at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina and one of 9 at Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

West Virginia University
Residency, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, 1995–1999

University of Virginia
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2000–2003

West Virginia University School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

SC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Strategies to Prevent Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Transmission and Infection in Acute Care Hospitals: 2014 Update.
Calfee, D. P.,Salgado, C. D.,Milstone, A. M.,Harris, A. D.,Kuhar, D. T.,Moody, J.,Aureden, K.,Huang, S. S.,Maragakis, L. L.,Yokoe, D. S.

Introduction to "a compendium of strategies to prevent healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals: 2014 updates".
Yokoe, D. S.,Anderson, D. J.,Berenholtz, S. M.,Calfee, D. P.,Dubberke, E. R.,Ellingson, K.,Gerding, D. N.,Haas, J.,Kaye, K. S.,Klompas, M.,Lo, E.,Marschall, J.,Mermel, L. A.,Nicolle, L.,Salgado, C.,Bryant, K.,Classen, D.,Crist, K.,Foster, N.,Humphreys, E.,Padberg, J.,Podgorny, K.,Vanamringe, M.,Weaver, T.,Wise, R.,Maragakis, L. L.

Association between health care workers' knowledge of influenza vaccine and vaccine uptake.
Jaiyeoba, O.,Villers, M.,Soper, D. E.,Korte, J.,Salgado, C. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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