Dr. David Samadi is a world renowned, board-certified urologist and is currently the Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. He specializes in the treatment of urologic disease, prostate cancer, and kidney cancer. Dr. Samadi is a member of the American Urologic Association and the American Medical Association.
Dr. Samadi grew up in Iran, but left the country at the age of 15 with his younger brother. He completed high school in New York, then went on to Stony Brook on a full scholarship where he earned a biochemistry degree. Dr. Samadi later earned his M.D. from S.U.N.Y, Stony Brook School of Medicine in Stony Brook New York. Finally, Dr. Samadi finished his postgraduate training in urology and proctology at Montefiore Medical Center and in proctology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Dr. Samadi is an expert in robotic prostate surgery and he invented a treatment for the removal of prostate cancer called the Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Treatment (SMART). Remarkably, almost 90% of Dr. Samadi’s patients have become cancer-free since undergoing this treatment with Dr. Samadi.
He currently has completed over 7,000 successful robotic prostate surgeries, is ranked one of the top 3 best urologists in New York, was named to Castle Connoly America’s Top Doctors and New York Magazine’s Best Doctor’s List. It’s little surprise that patients travel from all over the world to be seen by him.
Dr. Samadi is also well-known for his presence on television. He has been featured in Forbes and on Good Morning America and Fox News. He also hosts “Dr. Samadi TV”, where he discusses various topics within the medical field, not just urology and prostate cancer. Dr. Samadi gained notoriety recently as he wrote an article for the Huffington Post regarding prostate cancer surgery and commented on Mitt Romney’s recent prostate surgery, revealing that Mr. Romney’s prognosis was “good”.
Besides being an expert in his field, Dr. Samadi is also known has being a deeply caring person–both in and out of the hospital. He puts other’s comfort at the top of his priorities. He even designed a special floor for his patients which was ranked highest in a patient satisfaction survey, an honor he is very proud of.
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