Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
Dr. Nima Salari is a board certified, fellowship trained Orthopedic Spine Surgeon with specialized training in the operative and non-operative treatment of pathologic conditions affecting the spine, including degenerative disk disease, scoliosis and other deformities, infections, and tumors. He has an interest in minimally invasive, tissue sparing approaches and image guided technologies in the management of spinal disorders.
After spending his high school years in Germany, he enrolled in the Bioengineering program at the University of Pittsburgh. A University Scholar and on the Dean’s List, he graduated Summa Cum Laude with honors in 2003. He then received his M.D. degree from Temple University, and earned membership in the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society in 2006. Named Chief Resident, Dr. Salari completed his Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 2012. He then went on to complete a spine surgery fellowship at Stanford University. In 2016, the first year Dr Salari was eligible to be recognized as a Phoenix Magazine Top Doctor, he was bestowed that honor by his peers. He was recognized for the same in 2017.
In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Salari has been involved in various orthopedic research projects involving the musculoskeletal system. He is a member of many professional organizations, including the North American Spine Society, and the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons. In his free time, Dr. Salari enjoys travel, various sports activities, spending time with his family.
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