Dr Salih trained in heart surgery at Harefield Hospital, The London Chest Hospital, St Bartholomew's, Guy's Hospital and The Royal Brompton Hospital.
He completed his training in children's heart surgery at Birmingham Children's Hospital, Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital and the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne, Australia.
He worked as a locum consultant in children's heart surgery in Melbourne between 2008 and 2009, before returning to Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and Evelina London in 2010.
- Congenital heart disease surgery
- Valve repair.
- Hypoplastic left heart syndrome
- 3D modelling of hearts for surgical planning.