Islam Saleh, M.D.

Specialties

OrthoVirginia Offices

Dr. Islam Saleh specializes in pain management and physiatry, with a focus on reducing back pain in his patients. He played basketball on a national level from childhood, culminating in in the overall national league after high school where his team was among the top ranked. Dr. Saleh plays basketball, squash, and soccer recreationally.

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Education & Training

  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Pain Management Fellowship, 2014
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency, 2013
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, General Surgery Internship, 2010
  • University of Alexandria (Egypt) Hospitals, Housestaff Officer, 2006
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Alexandria (Egypt), 2004

Certifications

  • Board Certified in Pain Management

Organizations & Awards

  • Best Bedside Manner, OurHealth Lynchburg & Southside, Honorable Mention: Pain Management
  • Intern of the year during Surgery internship at Montefiore
  • Chief Resident, final year or training in PM&R at Montefiore.
  • American Academy of Pain Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Academy of Pain Medicine and Rehabilitation: Subspecialty of Pain Medicine

Treatments

  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Injection
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Radiofrequency Ablation/Rhizotomy/Neurotomy
  • Sacrococcygeal Injection
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • SI Joint Injections
  • Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection

  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Pain Management Fellowship, 2014
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency, 2013
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, General Surgery Internship, 2010
  • University of Alexandria (Egypt) Hospitals, Housestaff Officer, 2006
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Alexandria (Egypt), 2004

Certifications

  • Board Certified in Pain Management

  • Best Bedside Manner, OurHealth Lynchburg & Southside, Honorable Mention: Pain Management
  • Intern of the year during Surgery internship at Montefiore
  • Chief Resident, final year or training in PM&R at Montefiore.
  • American Academy of Pain Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Academy of Pain Medicine and Rehabilitation: Subspecialty of Pain Medicine

  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Injection
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Radiofrequency Ablation/Rhizotomy/Neurotomy
  • Sacrococcygeal Injection
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • SI Joint Injections
  • Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection