Atlantic Health System’s Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship faculty members include:
Charbel Salamon, MD, MS
Dr. Salamon graduated from Saint Joseph’s University, the French Faculty of Medicine. Immediately after earning his MD, Dr. Salamon went through three years of a general surgery residency program in Paris – before realizing that he wanted to move to the United States. In 2005, he completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He then completed his fellowship in urogynecology and reconstructive pelvic surgery at Atlantic Health System, Mount Sinai School of Medicine. During his fellowship training, he also obtained a master's degree in clinical research from Drexel University Medical School. Having lived and studied in France, Dr Salamon is fluent in French.
Ricardo Caraballo, MD
Dr. Caraballo received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and completed his OB/GYN residency and fellowship in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery at Cooper University Hospital. Dr. Caraballo has practiced female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery (urogynecology) for 18 years. He presented nationally and internationally on issues related to female pelvic health. He serves as deputy medical director for International Healthcare Volunteers and travels frequently on surgical missions to Ghana, West Africa.
Erika Wasenda, MD, MAS
Dr. Erika Wasenda is a member of Atlantic Urogynecology Associates. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology with sub-specialty training in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. She sees patients at Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center, with office hours in Morristown, Summit, and Rockaway.
Trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York with an advanced fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery from University of California-San Diego Health and a Masters in Clinical Research at the University of California-San Diego, Dr. Wasenda gained both the passion and expertise to help postmenopausal women improve their quality of life. Her areas of interest include pelvic organ prolapse, female stress incontinence, overactive bladder, fecal incontinence, and treatment for urinary tract infections.
Dr. Wasenda believes in patient-centered medicine and values the relationships she builds with her patients. When she is not working, this Bergen-County native enjoys traveling, yoga, and photography.