Dr. Abdul Salam Al Belushi
Consultant Neuro & Spine Surgeon
Dr. Abdul Salam Al Belushi is a renowned Emirati neurosurgeon with an illustrious career spanning 25 years, including 16 years of rigorous training and practice in the United States.
As an American board-certified and spine fellowship-trained neurosurgeon, he specializes in minimally invasive robotic spine surgery.
Dr. Al Belushi's groundbreaking work in the UAE includes the first-of-its-kind robotic spinal operation in the Middle East and Africa, setting new standards for neurosurgery in the region. His dedication to advancing medical technology and providing compassionate care has earned him recognition as one of the UAE's most accomplished surgeons.
About DR. ABDUL SALAM AL BELUSHI
Dr. Abdul Salam Al Belushi is a highly accomplished and esteemed Emirati neurosurgeon who has made significant contributions to the field of neurosurgery. With a remarkable career spanning 25 years, Dr. Al Belushi has established himself as a leading expert in the surgical treatment of neurological and spinal conditions.
He obtained his medical degree from Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio, before embarking on a journey of excellence and specialization. Dr. Al Belushi completed his internship at Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Ohio and neurosurgery residency and complex spine fellowship at the University of Louisville, in Kentucky followed by a spine and peripheral nerve fellowship at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. His dedication to excellence and patient care led to his board certification by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and his recognition as a Fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.
Dr. Al Belushi is renowned for his expertise in minimally invasive robotic spine surgery, where he utilizes cutting-edge robotic technology to assist with precision in spinal procedures. His pioneering work in the UAE includes the first-of-its-kind robotic spinal operation in the entire Middle East and Africa, a groundbreaking achievement that is transforming the landscape of neurosurgery in the region.
Throughout his career, Dr. Al Belushi has demonstrated a deep commitment to providing compassionate, comprehensive, and highest quality care to his patients. He focuses on utilizing the highest standard of minimally invasive approaches to address various neurologic and spinal problems. By leveraging clinical resources and advanced technology, he aims to enhance patient outcomes and promote faster recovery.
Beyond his outstanding surgical expertise, Dr. Al Belushi is a fellow of the American Association of Neurosurgeons and continuously seeks innovative ways to advance medical science. He is exploring the potential of stem cell therapy to help regenerate spinal discs in individuals with lumbar disc disease, further highlighting his dedication to cutting-edge medical research and patient care. He also holds multiple International patents relating to healthcare technologies registered in the United States.
As a highly respected surgeon often featured in the media in the US and UAE such as this article in The National, Dr. Al Belushi aims to share his knowledge and expertise by training surgeons in the UAE to carry out robotic surgery. His vision is to elevate the standard of healthcare in the region and position the UAE as a hub for medical tourism.
Dr. Abdul Salam Al Belushi's unwavering commitment to advancing medical technology and providing exceptional care has garnered him accolades and gratitude from his patients and colleagues alike. He is a true pioneer in the field of neurosurgery, transforming lives and setting new benchmarks for neurosurgical excellence in the UAE and beyond.
AREAS OF EXCELLENCE
Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery
Traumatic Brain Injury.
QUALIFICATIONS, MEMBERSHIPS & CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
Medical Degree (MD), Wright State University School of Medicine, Ohio USA
Neurosurgery Residency, University of Louisville, USA
Complex Spine Fellowship, University of Louisville, USA
Spine and Peripheral Nerve Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Board Certification, American Board of Neurological Surgery
Fellow, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
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