Sussan Salas

Sussan J Salas, MD

medical group

Specialties: Neurological Surgery

Board Certification and Education

Education

  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, NJ, 2007

Residencies & Internships

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Neurological Surgery, PA, 2015
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, General Surgery, PA, 2008

Fellowships

  • Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, Neurosurgical Oncology, NY, 2016

About Me

Biographical Statement:

I specialize in the surgical management of brain and spinal cord tumors, including both benign and malignant tumors. I'm proficient in complex spine, including performing anterior cervical discectomies, lumbar micro discectomies/instrumentation and other spinal and stabilization fusion procedures. My clinical interests encompass a broad spectrum of neurosurgical conditions, including treating Chiari malformations, trigeminal neuralgia and treating tumors of the skull base such as vestibular schwannomas.

 

Research Interests:

  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital, stem cell research for brain tumors
  • UCLA School of Medicine, retroviral-directed therapy for cancer

 

Awards and Honors:

  •  American College of Physicians New Jersey Chapter Medical Knowledge Bowl: first place 2007
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society, New Jersey Medical School, inducted 2006
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, New Jersey Medical School, 2006
  • New Jersey Medical Women's Association Krans Henle Memorial Scholarship Recipient, 2006
  • American Medical Association Foundation Minority Scholars Award Recipient, 2005


Languages

English, Spanish

Gender

Female

Locations

Henry Ford Macomb Medical Pavilion
16151 19 Mile Road, Suite 300
Clinton Twp, MI 48038

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Henry Ford Macomb Hospital - Clinton Township