Dr. Wael Salem is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and is Board Eligible in Reproductive Endocrinology. His interests include fertility for cancer patients, PCOS, fertility preservation (egg freezing) and preimplantation genetic testing for hereditary genetic diseases. Dr. Salem joined CCRM Minneapolis in 2018 after practicing Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility in Los Angeles.
He received his undergraduate degree from University of California in Berkeley and his medical degree from Mayo Medical School College of Medicine. Dr. Salem also holds two master’s degrees – one in Public Health from the University of Cambridge and the second is in Clinical, Biomedical and Translational Investigations from the University of Southern California.
During his residency for Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of California in San Francisco, Dr. Salem received the Outstanding Resident in Minimally Invasive Gynecology award. After his residency, he completed his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine.
In addition to presenting his research at prestigious medical conferences around the globe, Dr. Salem has authored numerous publications for notable peer-reviewed journals, including the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and the Journal of Surgical Oncology. He was also named a 2019 Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine Rising Star.
He is fluent in Arabic, French and is conversational in Spanish.