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Daniel Salvaggio, MD Joins Altru Health System

Posted OnJuly 22, 2019

Grand Forks, N.D. – Daniel Salvaggio, MD joins the radiology team at Altru Health System. He is board-certified and specializes in musculoskeletal radiology, musculoskeletal injections/procedures, and general diagnostic radiology.

“I love radiology, as we contribute valuable information to clinical staff in a multidisciplinary approach to achieve the best possible patient outcomes,” Daniel states.

Daniel earned his medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. After completing his preliminary general surgery internship at the New York Hospital Queens in Flushing, New York, he went on to complete his radiology-diagnostic residency at Stony Brook University Hospital. Dr. Salvaggio then completed his musculoskeletal imaging/procedural fellowship at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine in Great Neck, New York. Outside of work, Dr. Salvaggio enjoys spending time with his wife and five children, jiu-jitsu, yoga, and hockey.

About Altru Health System

Based in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Altru Health System is a regional, integrated healthcare delivery system serving northeastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Altru is a physician-led, multi-specialty group practice with a 277-bed acute care hospital, Level II trauma center, 45-bed specialty hospital, more than two dozen Grand Forks and regional practice locations, and a large home care network. Altru employs over 300 physicians and advanced practice providers and 4,000 staff. With a focus on advanced technology, Altru deployed the first Mako® Robotic Arm system in North Dakota and enhanced Altru’s Robotics with the recent addition of the DaVinci Xi Robotic Surgical System. In 2018, Altru was awarded fourth Most Wired® in the nation, a recognition for systems at the forefront of using healthcare information technology to improve the delivery of care. Altru Health System has received accreditation from the Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation, and has achieved 50 years of CARF accreditation at Altru’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital. Altru Health System was the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, extending Mayo Clinic knowledge and expertise to the patients we serve. For more information, visit