Dr. David Samadi is the chairman of Urology and the Chief of robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Samadi is a celebrated doctor that is also certified by the board of urology. Dr. Samadi has been traoned in the treatment and diagnosis of prostate cancer, kidney cancer, bladder cancer and other urologic diseases. He has a specialty in minimally invasive prostate cancer treatments that are advanced. These treatments include laparoscopic robotic radical prostatectomy, and laparoscopic radial prostatectomy.
Dr. Samadi was born and raised in Iran in the Persian Jewish community. Samadi left Iran at the age of 15 along with his younger brother in 1979 following the Iranian Revolution. Both of their educations were continued in London and Belgium. Afterwards, Samadi came to the United States of America in order to attend and complete high school in Roslyn, New York. Stony Brook University is where Dr. David Samadi completed a full scholarship where he earned his biochemistry degree. His M.D. was earned at S.U.N.Y. which is the Stony Brook School of Medicine. This school is located in Stony Brook, New York. Dr. David Samadi earned his M.D. in 1994.
Dr. Samadi’s postgraduate training in urology took place at Montefiore Medical Center. His training in proctology took place at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. One of these trainings were completed in 1996. One was completed in 2000. A proctology oncology fellowship was completed by Dr. Samadi in the year 2001. The oncology fellowship took place at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Samadi completed a robotic radical prostatectomy fellowship in 2002 under the mentorship of Professor Claude Abbou. This took place at Henri Mondor Hospital Creteil. Mondor Hospital Creteil is located in France.
In 2012, Dr. David Samadi was the highest paid doctor in New York City. Dr. Samadi’s earned totaled $7.6 million. Before then, Dr. Samadi was employed at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in 2007. Samadi became the chief of Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery and the Vice Chair of the Department of Urology. Before then was his very first practice which took place at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital.
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