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Edward L. Salerno, M.D.


Critical Care, Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine

Edward Salerno, M.D. earned his Bachelors of Science from Brooklyn College. He graduated cum laude with a degree in Philosophy. He then attended Saint George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies where he earned his MD.

After medical school he attended the University of Connecticut, where he completed his internship and residency. He then completed one year as Chief Medical Resident at Hartford Hospital. Afterwards, he completed a fellowship at the University of Connecticut Health Center in pulmonary/critical care medicine.

Dr. Salerno joined CMG/Starling Physicians as an attending physician in Pulmonary/Critical Care and Sleep Medicine in 2005.

Prior to joining the Millennium Physician Group, Dr. Salerno was Pulmonary Director of the pulmonary vascular disease program at Hartford Hospital. He was also Assistant Medical Director at Gaylord Specialty Healthcare in Wallingford, Connecticut.

In addition, Dr. Salerno has served as Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, where he educated medical residents and pulmonary/critical care fellows.

Dr. Salerno is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary critical care medicine and sleep medicine. He was awarded the Aldo Bellucci Teaching Award for Medical Resident Education, through the UConn Internal Medicine Residency Program.

Dr. Salerno is fluent in Spanish and Italian.

Board Certifications:

  • American Board of internal medicine-internal medicine
  • American Board of internal medicine-pulmonary medicine
  • American Board of internal medicine-critical care medicine
  • American Board of internal medicine-sleep medicine