Mohamed Salem

Asst. Prof. Dr. Mohamed Salem is the Director of Interventional Cardiology & Endovascular Medicine at The Heart and Vascular Center. Asst. Prof. Dr. Salem joined the American Hospital in 2013, prior to that he was in clinical practice for 10 years in Pennsylvania, USA. He worked at Guthrie Clinic, PA. He has also worked as an Associate Director of Cardiac Catheterization Lab at St. Luke’s University Hospital & Network, PA. Both institutions are ranked by Thomson-Reuters among the Top 50 hospitals for cardiac and vascular care in the US. Dr. Salem has substantial experience with radial artery approach for cardiac catheterization, complex cardiac and peripheral vascular interventions, ASD and PFO closure, critical limb ischemia and venous disease. He participated in many scientific meetings, authored and co authored several publications. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a Member of the Society of Vascular Medicine.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Interventional Cardiology & Endovascular Medicine
Branches : American Hospital Dubai
American Hospital Al Barsha Clinic


  • American Board of Cardiovascular Disease, North Shore- LIJ ( NYU), USA
  • American Board of Interventional Cardiology, North Shore -LIJ ( NYU), USA
  • American Board of Endovascular Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Nassau Univ (SUNY- NY), USA
  • Masters of Health care Systems Engineering, Lehigh University, USA
  • MBBCH, Ain Shams University, Egypt

Professional Associations:

  • Fellow of American College of Cardiology
  • Member of The American Society of Vascular Medicine

Professional Experience:

  • Associate Interventional Cardiology, Guthrie Clinic -PA, USA
  • Associate Director of Cath Lab, St Lukes University hospital -PA, USA
  • Consultant Cardiology, Valley Cardiology- PA, USA

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Strong Experience with Radial Artery ( via wrist) approach for Cardiac Cath and Intervention
  • Complex Cardiac and Peripheral Vascular Disease Intervention for Leg Ischemia & Aneurysm Repair
  • Percutaneous ASD and PFO Closure