Dr. Sana Salih, MD

Dr. Sana Salih, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology  |  
Female  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sana Salih, MD is a reproductive endocrinology doctor who practices in Morgantown, WV. She is 56 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Read her story

1322 Pineview Dr

Morgantown, WV 26505

Contact Information

(304) 598-3100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Salih's Experience

Dr. Salih's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Board certified in Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Salih's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Salih "I am a physician-scientist with a great passion and interest in fertility and reproductive endocrinology. My previous training and publications include: EDUCATION: 2017 - date High Complexity Lab Director. American Board of Biologists, USA 2008 – 2013 BIRCWH Scholar (K12HD055894, PI: GE Sarto). The University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. 2005 - 2007 Master in Medical Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 2004 - 2007 Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Fellowship, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX. 2003 - 2004 Human Molecular Genetics Fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. 1999 - 2003 Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. 1995 - 1998 Internal Medicine Residency Program, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA. PUBLICATIONS: Tilbury KB, Campbell KR, Eliceiri KW, Salih SM, Patankar MP, and Campagnola PJ. Stromal alterations in ovarian cancers via wavelength dependent Second Harmonic Generation microscopy and optical scattering. BMC Cancer 2017 Feb; 17:102. Elsarrag SZ, Prange E, Contreras K, Eickhoff J, Puccetti D, and Salih SM. Pediatric brain tumor survivors are at high risk of developing ovarian dysfunction, next steps?. Accepted to J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol, 2016. Luo W, Salih SM, Bormann CL, and Wiltbank MC. Induction of chemokines and prostaglandin synthesis pathways in luteinized human granulosa cells: potential role of luteotropin withdrawal and prostaglandin f2a in regression of the human corpus luteum. Reprod Biol, 2015 Dec;15(4):247-56 Kropp K, Roti Roti EC, Ringelstetter AK, Khatib H, Abbott DH, and Salih SM. Dexrazoxane diminishes doxorubicin-induced acute ovarian damage and preserves ovarian function and fecundity in mice. PLoS One 2015. Elsarrag SZ, Forss AR, Richman S, and Salih SM. Acute ovarian insufficiency and uterine infarction following uterine artery embolization. Clin Med Rev Case Rep. 2015. Salih SM, Ringelstetter AK, Abbott DH, and Roti Roti EC. Dexrazoxane abrogates acute doxorubicin toxicity in marmoset ovary. Biol Reprod 2015 Kropp J, Carrillo J, Namous H, Daniels A, Salih SM, Song J. and Khatib H. Male Fertility Status is Associated With DNA Methylation Signatures in Sperm and Transcriptomic Profiles of Bovine Preimplantation Embryos. Submitted with revisions to BMC Genomics. March 2017 Salih SM, Elsarrag SZ, Prange E, Contreras K, Osman R, Eickhoff J, and Puccetti D. Evidence to incorporate reproductive health measures in guidelines for childhood and adolescent cancer survivors. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 2015; 28(2):95-101. Salih SM, Seo S, Albayrak S, Stewart S, Bradley K, and Kushner DM. Diminished utilization of in vitro fertilization following ovarian transposition in cervical cancer patients. J Reprod Med 2014. Roti Roti EC, Ringelstetter AK, Kropp J, Abbott DH, Salih SM. Bortezomib prevents acute Doxorubicin ovarian insult and follicle demise, improving the fertility window and pup birth weight in mice. PLoS One 2014. Kropp J, Salih SM, Khatib H. Expression of microRNAs in bovine and human preimplantation embryo culture media. Front Genet 2014; 5:91. Kropp J, Penagaricano F, Salih SM, Khatib H. Invited review: Genetic contributions underlying the development of preimplantation bovine embryos. J Dairy Sci 2014; 97:1187-1201. Saha S, Zhao YQ, Shah SA, Esposti SD, Lidofsky S, Salih S, Bright R, Law M, Moniz H, Flowers N, Merrick M, Sands BE. Menstrual cycle changes in women with inflammatory bowel disease: a study of the ocean state Crohn's and colitis area registry. Inflamm Bowel Dis 2014; 20:534-540. Wiltbank MC, Salih SM, Luo W, Bormann CL, Comparison of endocrine and cellular mechanisms regulating the corpus luteum of primates and ruminants. Anim Rep 2012; 9:242-259. "


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Care Philosophy

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  • Provide personalized compassionate and cost-effective fertility and reproductive health treatments. Care for reproductive health and women health problems among all ages. 


  • Reproductive Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Amenorrhea
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Male Infertility
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovulatory Dysfunction
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Polyp


  • Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
  • Hysteroscopy
  • In Vitro Fertilization
  • Infertility Evaluation
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Intra Uterine Insemination
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Ovulation Induction
  • da Vinci® Myomectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Kartoum Sdan
    Medical School | Graduated 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salih has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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  • Average wait time
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Dr. Salih accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Salih has admitting privileges

WVU Ruby Memorial Hospital
1 Meical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV 26506
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