Abdelaziz Saleh, MD, PhD


Abdelaziz Saleh, MD, PhD

Appointed: 2010

Abdelaziz Saleh, MD, PhD
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Location: Westlake Medical Campus Building A
Mail Code FVMOB345
850 Columbia Road
Westlake, OH 44145
Abdelaziz Saleh, MD, PhD
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Location: Medina Hospital
1000 E. Washington Street
Medina, OH 44256
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Biographical Sketch

Abdelaziz A. Saleh, MD, Ph.D, FACOG, practices maternal fetal medicine in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Fairview Hospital, which is part of the Cleveland Clinic healthcare network.

Dr. Saleh is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, and maternal fetal medicine. He earned his medical degree and a master’s of science degree in obstetrics and gynecology from Ain Schams University in Cairo, Egypt. He also completed a doctoral degree focusing on bleeding disorders in pregnancy at Wane State University in Detroit, Michigan. His post-graduate training includes an obstetrics and gynecology residency at Ain Schams University Hospitals in Cairo, Egypt, an obstetrics and gynecology residency at North Oakland Medical Center  and Pontiac General Hospital in Pontiac Michigan; and a maternal-fetal medicine fellowship at Wayne State University and Hutzel Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.

Dr. Saleh has directed a number of research projects and has published multiple studies in peer-reviewed journals, as well as having contributed abstracts and presentations at a number of professional association meetings. He also has been an invited speaker for local and national media outlets.

Dr. Saleh is an expert in treating disseminated intravascular coagulopathy (DIC) and blood coagulation disorders in pregnancy in obstetrics. Additional specialty interests include pregnancy after IVF and infertility procedures, obstetric ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis and invasive fetal testing, fetal therapy and intrauterine fetal blood transfusion, preconception counseling, and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy.

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Hutzel Hospital
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Detroit, MI USA
Residency - North Oakland Medical Center
Pontiac, MI USA
Doctorate - Wayne State University
Detroit, MI USA
Residency - Ain Shams University Hospitals
Cairo Egypt
Internship - Ain Shams University Hospitals
Cairo Egypt
Medical School - Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine
Cairo Egypt


  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology- Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Specialty Interests

Obstetric ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, fetal therapy, critical care in obstetrics, medical complications with pregnancy, genetics

Treatment & Services

  • High Risk Pregnancy Care
  • Section of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Industry Relationships

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Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
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