Dr. Michael Salas, MD

Dr. Michael Salas, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. Michael Salas, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1994 and specializes in sports medicine, sports physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.

10085 Double R Blvd Ste 205

Reno, NV 89521

Contact Information

(775) 982-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Salas' conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cancer Pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Heel Spur
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Comprehesive evaluation and treatment of neuro-musculoskeletal disorders, offering a conservative to aggressive approach depending on the nature and severity of the problem.

Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine

Education

  • 2005
    Lags Spine and Sportscare
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2005
    Lags Spine and Sportscare (Fellowship, Spine and Interventional Pain Management)
    2005
  • 2000
    University Health System
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1995
    Naval Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1988
    University Of Southern California
    Undergraduate School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Salas' Reviews

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2.8

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He's unfair and unjust, does not give you enough time to test clean and cuts off your pain meds. I don't understand why a doctor would do this. I thought they take an oath before they become a doctor.
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Dr. Salas is very knowledgeable in regards to medical procedures and tests however he is apt to give you his opinion rather than ask for yours. He has stated that he knows pain medicines don't work for chronic pain and though he and others don't know how to help people with chronic pain, they're...Read More
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Explains well. Considerable liking ways with patient. Willing to try different ways of treatment
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He is a very knowledgeable and thorough Dr. I have many severe health problems which make it difficult for dr to treat me. He was willing to do the research and find the problem not just pass the buck. I have DDD, chronic back pain and neuropathy in my legs due to blood clot's. Among many other...Read More
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