Dr. David Samadi is one of the leading urologic oncologists specializing in robotics and minimally invasive surgery. He is a leader in the treatment of prostate cancer and has so far performed over 5000 robotic surgeries. He is also regarded as a unique doctor since he has been trained in three areas namely; robotics, laparoscopic and open surgery. This has given him a very solid knowledge background to be able to diagnose illness correctly.
He has an extensive medical education background. He attained a degree in biochemistry from the University of Stony Brook before pursuing his M.D from the Stony Brook School of Medicine. He undertook his postgraduate studies at Montefiore medical center. He later did his fellowship in proctology in 2001 at Sloan Kettering cancer center.
He currently serves as the Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at the Lenox Hill hospital. He also works at Mount Sinai Hospital as the Chief of Minimally Invasive Surgery and the Chief of the division of robotics both in the department of urology.
In his medical career, he has been recognized for his excellent medical service on some occasions. In 2009, he was recognized in the best doctor’s issue of the New York magazine. He has also written numerous publications and articles which have been published in medical journals such as Journal of robotic surgery. He also has medical shows that air on the Dr. Samadi TV where he shares with the audience about urology and oncology topics. He also shares the issues on his Twitter and Facebook platforms.
He is the pioneer of SMART surgery a technique he developed for the treatment of prostate conditions. He says his method has fewer side effects as it involves separating the prostate from the surrounding nerves with microscopic precision without affecting the nerves. Dr. Samadi advocates for surgery as a method of treating prostate cancer and he says by choosing surgery Mitt Romney was able to survive his prostate cancer.
Dr. David Samadi says in his medical career, he tries to make his patients feel better with the help of his dedicated team of medical experts.