Dr. Nima Salari, MD

Dr. Nima Salari, MD

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Dr. Nima Salari, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Temple University in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

1635 E Myrtle Ave Ste 400

Phoenix, AZ 85020

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Insurance Accepted

  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Salari's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salari treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Salari treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salari treats Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Salari treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salari performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Salari performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

Dr. Salari's conditions and procedures:

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Pathological Spine Fracture
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Desert Institute for Spine Care, we are dedicated to providing compassionate care for our patients, and offer the least invasive treatment options that are the most effective for getting them back to their active lifestyle.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2013
    Stanford
    Fellowship Hospital
    2013
  • 2012
    Johns Hopkins
    Residency Hospital
    2012
  • 2007
    Temple University
    Medical School
    2007
  • 2003
    University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School
    2003

Languages

  • Farsi
  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Salari's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salari

4.8

Based on 81 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
2.4691358024691357%
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Not only do I think he is a remarkable surgeon, I think he is a remarkable human being. He did my cervical surgery and will next do my lumbar surgery. Wouldn't think of going to any other surgeon!
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Excellent care, excellent staff! I would recommend Dr. SalarI to anyone with back pain, he has done wonders for me.
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Dr. Salari has taken care of me, my son, and friends of ours. We have only great things to say about him, his PA Nick, and his staff. Dr. Salari takes the time to explain the issue and the reason for the problem. He also prepared us on what to expect after the surgery. The results have been...Read More
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I feel very fortunate to have found this place last year I was in such excruciating pain with a herniated disc I finally went in and saw them on a Tuesday and they got me scheduled for surgery on Friday! Which I thought was amazing. Dr. Salari is the best, very compassionate, caring and...Read More
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Excellent physician. Fantastic team work. Life changing! Dr. SalarIi ordered a ct and found the fracture of L3 that the source of my extreme pain. I was discharged from Shea hospital unable to walk after a fall from a ladder. The hospital failed to find the fracture. It’s been 4 months and am...Read More
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Desert Institute For Spine Care

Insurance accepted

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