DAVID SAMADI: THE PROLIFIC DOCTOR
Dr. David B Samadi is a certified American urologist. Currently, the doctor is the Chief Robotic and Urology Surgery chairman at Lenox Hill Hospital. In addition to this, he is the host of Sunday Housecall, which is a TV show at the Fox News Channel. Therefore, he is also a medical contributor and correspondent of Fox TV. Moreover, he also launched a website and a radio program that talks about medical news and information. The doctor deals with the treatment and diagnosis of diseases such as kidney cancer, urological conditions, bladder cancer, and prostate cancer.
SAMADI EARLY LIFE:
Dr. David Samadi was born and raised in Iran. However, when he reached 15 years he immigrated to London and Belgium with his brother who is younger than him. Nevertheless, they chose to move to America for their education in high school. After high school, the doctor attended university at Stony Brook where he attained a degree in Biochemistry. He then proceeded to gain an M.D from the same institution’s medical school. His passion for pursuing medicine didn’t end there, as he proceeded to attend the Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine for a postgraduate course. After this he went to the cancer center at Memorial Sloan Kettering for a fellowship in proctology. Upon completion, Dr. Samadi proceeded to France where he attended another fellowship in robotic radical prostatectomy.
Dr. Samadi has had a very prolific medical career. He has had the opportunity of performing numerous operations in over 45 countries. The doctor is also an active member of various American medical associations. Currently, he is also a professor at a reputable medical school.
Dr. David Samadi is currently developing SMART or the Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique. This type of prostate surgery will ensure that the nerves surrounding the prostate don’t get damaged during the procedure. Currently, a good number of surgeons utilize a type of surgical technique that may damage the nerves in the prostate and cause side effects such as impotence and incontinence. Therefore, most men postpone the prostate surgery for long. In addition to this, the doctor’s center also treats men’s conditions such as prostate, testosterone, colon, heart, fertility, and lungs. The doctor is among the pioneers of robotic surgery for the prostate. The doctor also has a prolific presence on social media and he has had the opportunity of receiving awards such as the best doctor.