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Sam M. Salama, M.D., FACS

General Surgeon

General Surgery

Accepting New Patients

About

Education

University of Washington
medical school
Columbia University & University of Washington
residency

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery
Surgery, General

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Adhesions
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abnormal Mammogram
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Altemeier Procedure
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Cerclage
  • Anal Dilation
  • Anal Dysplasia
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Fistula Repair
  • Anal Incontinence Surgery
  • Anal Polyp
  • Anal Sphincterotomy
  • Anal Stenosis
  • Anal Ulcer
  • Aneurysm Of Descending Aorta
  • Aneurysm Of Renal Artery
  • Aneurysm Of Splenic Artery
  • Anomalies Of Diaphragm
  • Anorectal Abnormalities
  • Anorectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Disease
  • Anorectal Myectomy
  • Anoscopy
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Coarctation
  • Aortoiliac Obstruction
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendiceal Abscess
  • Appendiceal Carcinoid
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Arterial Embolism
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Graft
  • Arteriovenous Graft Occlusion
  • Asbestos Lung
  • Aspiration Breast Cyst
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Axillary Abscess
  • Axillary Cyst
  • Back Mass
  • Barrx
  • Below The Knee Amputation
  • Benign Breast Lump
  • Benign Carcinoid Of Colon
  • Benign Carcinoid Tumor Of Rectum
  • Benign Carcinoid Tumor Of Small Bowel
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Colon
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Skin
  • Biopsy Chest Wall
  • Biopsy Diaphragm
  • Biopsy Of Lung
  • Bladder Fistula
  • Bleeding Hemorrhoids
  • Blood In Stool
  • Bowel Resection
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Conservation
  • Breast Cyst
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Surgery
  • Bronchial Fistula Repair
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer Of Mediastinum
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Carcinoma In Situ Of Breast
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Chest Wall Disorder
  • Chest Wall Tumors
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Cholecystostomy
  • Claudication
  • Closure Of Diaphragmatic Fistula
  • Closure Of External Fistula Of Trachea
  • Cold Sensitivity Hands
  • Colectomy
  • Colitis
  • Collapsed Lung
  • Colon Stenting
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Malignancy
  • Colorectal Screening
  • Colostomy
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Condylomata Acuminata
  • Congenital Hypoplasia Of Breast
  • Contusion Abdominal Wall
  • Contusion Of Breast
  • Contusion Of Chest Wall
  • Correction Of Pectus Deformity
  • Critical Limb Ischemia
  • Cryoablation
  • Decortication Of Lung
  • Deep Thrombophlebitis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Delorme Procedure
  • Desmoid Tumors
  • Diabetic Foot Infection
  • Diabetic Ulcer
  • Dialysis Access
  • Dialysis Catheter
  • Diaphragm Pacemaker Procedure
  • Diaphragm Pacing
  • Diaphragmatic Disorders
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Tumor
  • Diastasis
  • Dissection Renal Artery
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Duodenal Fistula
  • Duodenal Ulcer Surgery
  • Dysplasia Of Breast
  • Ectopic Calcification Xyphoid
  • Embolectomy
  • Empyema
  • Encysted Hydrocele
  • Endarterectomy
  • Endarterectomy Of Abdominal Artery
  • Endarterectomy Of Intracranial Artery
  • Endarterectomy Of Lower Limb Artery
  • Endarterectomy Of Upper Limb Artery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Enterovaginal Fistula
  • Enterovesical Fistula
  • Epidermoid Cysts
  • Er Positive Breast Cancer
  • Esophageal Diverticulectomy
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Mass
  • Esophageal Myotomy
  • Esophageal Perforation
  • Esophageal Stenosis
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy
  • Excision Mole
  • Excision Of Bronchus
  • Excision Of Lesion
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Exploratory Thoracotomy
  • Face Stitch Removal
  • Familial Aneurysmal Disease
  • Familial Polyposis
  • Family History Of Breast Cancer
  • Fasciitis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Feeding Tube Placement
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fibrocystic Breast Changes
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Of Thyroid
  • Fissurectomy
  • Fistula Enterocutaneous
  • Foreign Body Foot
  • Foreign Body In Anus And Rectum
  • Foreign Body In Esophagus
  • Foreign Body In Intestine And Colon
  • Foreign Body Trunk
  • Fracture Of Sternum
  • Frostbite
  • Frostbite Of Ear
  • Frostbite Of Face
  • Frostbite Of Finger
  • Frostbite Of Nose
  • Frostbite Of Toes
  • Fundoplication
  • Galactocele
  • Galactorrhea
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gangrene
  • Gastric Anomaly
  • Gastric Ulcer Surgery
  • Gastric Volvulus
  • Gastrin Secreting Tumor Of Pancreas
  • Gastroduodenal Fistula
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrojejunostomy
  • Glucagonoma
  • Groin Mass
  • Groin Pain
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hamartoma
  • Hamartoma Of Lung
  • Head Abscess
  • Head Cyst
  • Head Lump
  • Head Papilloma
  • Hematochezia
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidopexy Stapling
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hemorrhoids With Complications
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
  • Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Epigastric
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Hickman Catheter
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperhidrosis Surgery
  • Hyperplasia Of Renal Artery
  • Hyperplasia Of Renal Vein
  • Hypertrophy Of Breast
  • Hypopigmented Nipple Lesion
  • Hypoplasia Of Breast
  • Idiopathic Megacolon
  • Ileitis
  • Ileo-Anal Anastomosis
  • Ileo-Colonic Fistula
  • Ileoscopy
  • Ileostomy
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Incarcerated Hernia
  • Incision And Drainage Of Deep Pelvirectal Abscess
  • Incision And Drainage Of Perianal Abscess
  • Incision Drainage Abscess
  • Incision Of Anal Septum
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inclusion Cyst
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Injury To Spleen
  • Internal Hernia
  • Interruption Of Vena Cava
  • Interstitial Emphysema
  • Intestinal Artery Disease
  • Intestinal Infarction
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intra-Abdominal Cancer
  • Intraabdominal Cyst
  • Intussusception
  • Inverted Nipple
  • Ivc Occlusion
  • Keratin Cyst
  • Laceration
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection Of The Rectum
  • Laparoscopic Anterior Resection
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Prolapse Repair
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Leg Ulcers
  • Leriche Syndrome
  • Ligation Of Bronchus
  • Ligation Of Internal Jugular Vein
  • Lipoma
  • Low Anterior Resection
  • Low Circulation In Fingers
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Contusion
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Lymphangiomas
  • Lymphedema
  • Lysis Of Adhesions
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Carcinoid Tumor Of Colon
  • Malignant Carcinoid Tumor Of Rectum
  • Malignant Effusion
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Colon
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Esophagus
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Main Bronchus
  • Malignant Rectal Neoplasm
  • Mallory Weiss Tear
  • Malrotation Of Bowel
  • Mammary Duct Ectasia
  • Mammary Dysplasia
  • Mammogram
  • Mass On Trunk
  • Mastotomy
  • May-Thurner Syndrome
  • Mechanical Complication Of Gastrostomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mediastinal Abscess
  • Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mediastinitis
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Mediports
  • Megacolon
  • Megarectum
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mesenteric Cyst
  • Mesenteric Mass
  • Mesenteric Vascular Disease
  • Mesh Removal
  • Mesothelioma
  • Metastatic Colon Cancer
  • Microcalcifications
  • Mile's Resection
  • Minimally Invasive Lung Cancer Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Pulmonary Lobectomy
  • Mole Removal
  • Mondor's Disease
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery
  • Neck Papilloma
  • Necrotizing Fasciitis
  • Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections
  • Nipple Fissure
  • Nipple Lesion
  • Non-Healing Wound
  • Nontraumatic Hematoma Of Soft Tissue
  • Open Biopsy Of Bronchus
  • Open Biopsy Of Lesion Of Mediastinum
  • Open Biopsy Of Liver
  • Open Biopsy Of Lung
  • Open Wound Leg
  • Open Wound Of Finger
  • Open Wound Of Forearm
  • Open Wound Of Neck
  • Open Wound Of Scalp
  • Open Wound Of Shoulder
  • Paracolostomy Hernia
  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Disease
  • Parathyroid Mass
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Paronychia
  • Partial Colectomy
  • Partial Splenectomy
  • Pectus Carinatum
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Adhesions
  • Peptic Ulcer Surgery
  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Perianal Haematoma
  • Peridiverticular Abscess
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Peritoneal Catheter
  • Peritonitis
  • Personal History Of Colonic Polyps
  • Pilar Cyst
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleurodesis
  • Pleurx Catheter
  • Plication Of Emphysematous Bleb
  • Pneumothorax
  • Polypectomy
  • Portosystemic Shunt
  • Post Partum Mastitis
  • Postmastectomy Lymphedema Syndrome
  • Postphlebitic Syndrome
  • Pressure Ulcer
  • Proctectomy
  • Proctitis
  • Proctocolectomy
  • Proctoplasty For Stenosis
  • Proctosigmoidoscopy
  • Prolapse Colostomy
  • Pseudoaneurysm
  • Pseudopolyposis Of Colon
  • Pulmonary Metastases
  • Pyloroplasty
  • Pyogenic Granuloma
  • Quadrantectomy
  • Radial Artery Access
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Fistula
  • Rectal Hemorrhage
  • Rectal Pain
  • Rectal Polyp
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Rectus Sheath Hernia
  • Recurrent Colorectal Cancer
  • Recurrent Femoral Hernia
  • Recurrent Hernia
  • Reducible Hernia
  • Refashioning Of Colostomy
  • Regional Enteritis
  • Removal Anal Seton Marker
  • Removal Of Infected Abdominal Graft
  • Removal Of Infected Neck Graft
  • Renal Artery Dysplasia
  • Renal Artery Stenosis
  • Renoportal Anastomosis Procedure
  • Repair Anal Fistula
  • Repair Laceration
  • Repair Of Anal Fistula With Fibrin Glue
  • Repair Of Aneurysm Abdominal Aorta
  • Repair Of Axiallary Brachial Aneurysm
  • Repair Of Carotid-Subclavian Aneurysm
  • Repair Of Diaphragm
  • Repair Of Intraabdominal Blood Vessel
  • Repair Of Neck Blood Vessel
  • Repair Of Paracolostomy Hernia
  • Repair Of Popliteal Artery
  • Repair Of Rectal Prolapse
  • Repair Of Rectocele
  • Repair Of Rectourethral Fistula
  • Repair Of Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Repair Of Vaginoenteric Fistula
  • Repair Of Vertebral Artery
  • Repair Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  • Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
  • Revision Of Colostomy
  • Revision Of Tracheostomy
  • Rib Fracture
  • Right Lower Quadrant Pain
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saddle Embolus
  • Saphenous Vein Ligation
  • Sclerotherapy For Varicose Veins
  • Second Degree Burn
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Sequestrum Of Lung
  • Seton Placement
  • Severe Dysplasia Of Rectum
  • Sigmoid Volvulus
  • Sigmoidectomy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Single Lung Transplant
  • Skin Abscess
  • Sma Stenosis
  • Small Bowel Biopsy
  • Small Bowel Obstruction
  • Solesta
  • Sphincteroplasty
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Spigelian Hernia
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Spleen Pain
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenic Anomalies
  • Splenic Artery Repair
  • Splenic Cyst
  • Splenic Disease
  • Splenic Infection
  • Splenic Injury
  • Splenomegaly
  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
  • Stenosis Vascular Graft
  • Stent Thrombosis
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Stomach Fistula
  • Stomach Pain
  • Stomal Hernia
  • Stricture Of Artery
  • Subclavian Steal Syndrome
  • Subclavian Stenosis
  • Subcutaneous Lipomas
  • Subphrenic Abscess
  • Subtotal Colectomy
  • Superficial Phlebitis
  • Superior Mesenteric Artery Stenosis
  • Surgical Treatment Crohns Disease
  • Surgical Treatment Of Regional Enteritis
  • Surgical Treatment Of Ulcerative Colitis
  • Tension Pneumothorax
  • Third Degree Burn
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm
  • Thoracoplasty
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracostomy
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thromboangiitis Obliterans
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymoma
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thymus Disorders
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Toe Amputation
  • Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  • Tracheomalacia
  • Tracheostomy
  • Transmetatarsal Amputation
  • Transrectal Drainage Of Pelvic Abscess
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Unna Boot
  • Urachal Cyst
  • Valvuloplasty Of Femoral Vein
  • Varicose Vein Treatment
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Access Surgery
  • Vascular Anomaly
  • Vascular Disorders Of Kidney
  • Vascular Insufficiency Of Intestine
  • Vascular Laser
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Vein Ligation
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Stasis Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Volvulus Of Colon
  • Wound Therapy
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Professional Associations

Fellow, American College of Surgeons - Diplomat, American Board of Surgery
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Sam M. Salama practices at one location

Eastside Surgical Specialists
12911 120th Avenue Northeast
Suite F260
Kirkland, WA 98034
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish Edmonds
  • Swedish First Hill
  • Swedish Issaquah