Dr David Samadi is a renowned urologist. He practices urology at Lenox Hill Hospital. The certified urologist trained in diagnosing urologic diseases including kidney and prostate cancer. He also specializes in invasive cancer treatment.
— Dr. David Samadi (@drdavidsamadi) March 14, 2018
Dr David Samadi grew up in a Jewish community. At the age of 15 years, he fled to Belgium in pursuit of an education. He later joined Roslyn High School in New York. After completing his high school studies, he was awarded a full scholarship and earned him a direct entry to Stony Brook University. Afterwards, Dr David Samadi attained a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry prior to joining Montefiore Medical Centre for a postgraduate degree in the field of urology.
In 1996, Dr David Samadi enrolled at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine for a degree in proctology. He later joined Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre for training in robotic radical prostatectomy. In 2002, Dr David Samadi joined Henri Mondor Hospital Creteil for oncology.
David Samadi’s first practised urology at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. In 2007, he joined Mt. Sinai School of Medicine and he was accorded the title- vice president of the urology department. He also served as the chief of robotics in the same organization. David Samadi was listed as New York’s highest-paid doctor in 2012. And his salary amounted to $7.6 million.
In 2013, Samadi shifted his team to Lenox Hill Hospital thereby becoming the head of urology as well as chief robotic surgery. Hofstra North Shore School of Medicine appointed him as the professor of urology.
David Samadi has performed more than 6,000 robotic surgeries on patients with prostate cancer. He owns a reliable practice at the Columbia Presbyterian. As the director of laparoscopic surgery, he oversees all surgeries.
As a board-certified urologist, Dr David Samadi specializes in men’s health. He provides targeted therapies to treat and improve men’s health. Moreover, David Samadi trains urologists. He also lectures the trainees on the utilization of the robotic surgical system. He believes that the advent of technology magnifies the application of surgeries by giving surgeons greater dexterity and visualization when performing surgeries.
Dr David Samadi is also a renowned author and lecturer. He uses his talent in medicine to disseminate information on urologic oncology, laparoscopic surgery and prostate cancer. He is the author of the Journal of the Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons and Journal of Robotic Surgery.
Awards and Recognition
Dr David Samadi is also fond of people. Due to this admirable attribute, he was accorded the award of most compassionate doctor award between 2010 and 2013. Furthermore, in 2012, he was named the community partner of the year.
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