Sara Shahid Salles, DO

  • Medical Director, Spinal Cord Unit at Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
4.92 out of 5

About

Sara S. Salles received her doctor of osteopathic degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansas City, Mo. She is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Her research interests include Spinal Cord Injury and Spasticity and Movement Disorders. She has reviewed manuscripts for several notable journals including the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Journal and the Knowledge Now, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation of the American Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and the Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine.

Dr. Salles is a diplomate of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and a member of the American Spinal Cord Injury Professionals, American Medical Association, American Osteopathic Association, American Paraplegia Society, Kentucky Osteopathic Association and the Association of Osteopathic Directors of Medical Education. She has published more than 30 journal entries.

Faculty Rank

  • Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Training & Education

Degree

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansas City, Mo.

Residency

University of Kentucky

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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Patient Stories

Ratings & Reviews

4.92 out of 5
35 Reviews

The star rating is a calculation based on feedback from our patients using our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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    All Good

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    Dr. Salles is great! She always listens and has great feedback and advice.

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    Great care

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    Prompt and excellent service by Dr. Salles and her time as always!!!

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    Dr. Salles is great. She has been a huge help with my recovery.
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      I am always impressed that *Dr. Salles remembers our interactions going back to my original hospital stay almost three years ago. I have great confidence in her and her team.
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      Excellent care, very thankful for Dr. Salles She is the best
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      Everyone was extremely concerned with getting you the best care possible, they listened and desire to know your situation so they can better diagnose and get further treatment for you if needed
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      Dr. Salles is the epitome of all that is excellent in a doctor's care: she listens, she explains, she reminds me, and all is done in a way that makes me know I'm being physically and emotionally well cared for.
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      I love Dr. Salles
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      Always able to help me
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      Good
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      Dr. Salles is an exceptional doctor. I am very fortunate to be under her care.
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      This was a checkup so no plan of proposed treatment except call if needed. I know if I need Dr. Salles she will see me if possible. I would recommend her to anyone who has spine issues!
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      Salles and I have exchanged emails so any question or comments I have between visits are often addressed that way.
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      Excellent and connected prior information with findings today
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      Dr Salles is A+++++++
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      Dr.Salles is great!!
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      Best Doctor EVER
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      Dr. Salles was excellent...professional, caring, concerned, attentive, and knowledgeable.
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      Dr. Salles is a great doctor. Always listens to my concerns. If she doesn't know the answer she find it. Always concerned about me. The resident with her was very kind and concerned.
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      I'm very happy with the services of Dr Salles. I have recommended her to other people. She takes Time to address my concerns, discuss the options, and works with me to develop a treatment plan.
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      Very good.
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      Dr Salles Is always exceptional In the care she gives. Shes a very gifted, caring,and knowledgeable doctor and we're very thankful and grateful we have her
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      Dr. Salles always has good/thoughtful information for me regarding my health concerns...... I find it extremely useful fot visit with her...... Any possibility of seeing her 2 x year?Would insurance cover?
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      You all do a great job
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      It was all the staff was excellent.
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      Good.
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      Dr Salles is very thorough. Appreciate everything she tells me.
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      No problem
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      Experience uplifting.
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      The doctor's explanations of my condition and treatment possibilities were clear and my questions were answered.
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      Dr. Hill and Dr. Salles provide the best health care possible!
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      Dr. Salles is a great doctor
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      Have to take int consideration that Dr. Salles was assigned to me at Cardinal Hill spinal injury unit after a wreck and I myself very lucky to have her assigned to me! Has been caring and works as a team with me. She is a realistic about my situation too.