A Window into the Life of Dr. David Samadi

Dr. David Samadi was born and raised in the Persian Jewish community of Iran. At age fifth-teen, three years after the Iranian revolution began, he was forced to leave Iran and move to a community in Belgium. Even though his life was turned upside down he endeavored to continue his education both in Belgium and in London. In 1984 he moved to Roslyn, New York; where he had was able to finish high school in.

A gifted student, he received a full scholarship to attended Stony Broke University and earned his degree in biochemistry. In 1994 he earned a master degree from S.U.N.Y., Stony Brook School of Medicine. He finished his postgraduate training in proctology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, then subsequently attended Montefiore Medical Center where he completed his Urology training in 2000. Next Dr. David Samadi completed an oncology fellowship in proctology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He later accomplished a robotic radical prostatectomy fellowship at Henri Mondor Hospital Creteil in France in 2002. Even as an accomplished notable Doctor, Dr. David Samadi is always learning and striving to improve himself or the tools he used.

Dr. David Samadi’s invented a revolutionary robotic surgery technic named SMART (Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique). It was designed to replace prostatectomy open surgery with a minimally invasive alternative using the da Vinci Surgical System, which reduces operative times and postoperative complication rates. This revolutionary technique was a culmination of his attentive focus, countless hours of surgeries, and an innovative mindset.

Dr. David Samadi had humble beginnings and constantly endeavored to improve himself; in turn, he improved the world. His notable accomplishments and abilities enabled him to become the current chairman of Urology, Program Director of Urology Residency and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. Never-ceasing to find ways to improve the world he also has a show and a website, known as Dr. David Samadi TV, which teaches on a wide variety of subjects: Diet, sex, cancer, etcetera. His unparalleled expertise in his field, match with his determination to improve the world has gained him an audience from around the world. As a young man he was forced to flee Iran, now thousands of people are running to him.

Dr. David Samadi;s Social Media: www.youtube.com/user/RoboticOncology