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Augustine Salami, MD

LEE PHYSICIAN GROUP

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Overview

Clinical Interests:

Dr. Salami's clinical interests encompass the application of advanced endoscopic techniques and interventions to diagnose, stage, treat and palliate a range of benign and malignant gastrointestinal disorders.

Therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), ERCP in surgically altered anatomy such as post whipple, Billroth I &II, Roux -en Y gastric bypass or other surgeries

Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) with fine needle aspiration and biopsy, interventional EUS (such as biliary drainage or rendezvous procedures, pancreatic pseudocyst drainage, pancreatic necrosectomy, fiducial placement, and abscess drainage), pancreatic and biliary endotherapy, EUS guided gallbladder drainage, celiac plexus intervention (neurolysis for palliative of pain in pancreatic cancer, block for pain control in chronic pancreatitis)

Endoluminal stenting

Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), complex polypectomy

Luminal (esophagus, gastric, rectal) cancer staging and tumor ablation 

Deep (balloon-assisted) enteroscopy.

Endoscopic fistula and leak closure ( post gastrostomy tube removal) 

Endoscopic suturing using the Apollo overstitch device

Complex stricture dilation and endotherapy

Endoscopic treatment of Barrett's esophagus with mucosal resection and radiofrequency ablation, staging of ampullary malignancy and ampullectomy

Difficult /incomplete colonoscopy

Endoscopic management of Zenker's diverticulum

Transpillary gallbladder drainage and EUS directed transgastric ERCP and or EUS ( EDGE procedure)

Languages Spoken:

English

Patients Treated:

Adults

Biography

Augustine Salami, M.D. is a Gastroenterologist.

Education & Training

Medical School:

University of Benin, Nigeria

Residenc(ies):

Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit

Fellowship(s):

Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit G.I. Associates, St Luke's Hospital, Milwaukee

Board Certification(s):

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine