Dr. Saleem completed his graduation from the Army Medical College, Pakistan in 1982. Subsequently, he went on to pursue a Diploma in Dermatology ( D- Derm) from the Armed Forces post Graduate Medical Institution, Pakistan in 1986. In the year 2000, he became a Member of the College of Physicians & Surgeons, Pakistan (MCPS). Subsequently, in 2003, he became a Fellow of the College of Physicians & Surgeons, Pakistan (FCPS).
Dr. Saleem practiced initially in Pakistan across various military hospital from 1986 till 2004. Then in 2004, he moved on to the Naval Post Graduate Teaching Hospital in Pakistan as a Consultant Dermatologist and Head of the Dermatology Department. Post 2008, he joined the Baqai Medical University as an Associate Professor and Head of Dermatology. After 2009, Dr. Saleem moved to the United Arab Emirates where he practiced at a Medical Center in Al Ain as a Specialist Dermatologist.
Dr. Saleem has more than 30 years of experience in his field. He is a regular attendant of key medical conferences. He has also written a number of articles which have been published in reputed journals.