Urologist and Prostate Surgeon in New York
Dr. David Samadi currently supervises the Men’s Health Division at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn, New York. He is a Urologic Oncology Expert and Robotic Surgeon specialized in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of urologic diseases, prostate cancer, kidney cancer, and bladder cancer. Dr. Samadi is one of the few surgeons in the United States trained in oncology, open surgery and advanced minimally invasive treatments for prostate cancer, such as laparoscopic radical prostatectomy and laparoscopic robotic radical prostatectomy.
Dr. David Samadi has been named to the prestigious Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors and New York Magazine’s Best Doctor’s List, as a result of his remarkable history of success as a surgeon.
To this date, Dr. Samadi has performed over 7000 robotic prostate surgeries. The doctor has developed his own tested technique, called SMART (Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique) surgery, using the da Vinci Robotic System. The uniqueness of this approach lies in its minimally invasive character and high success rate. There are three important goals dr. Samadi wants to achieve: complete removal of the cancerous cells, sexual potency and urinary continence.
Performed by Dr. Samadi over the past decade, almost 90 percent of his patients became cancer-free.
David Samadi attended the State University of New York at Stony Brook and majored in biochemistry, on a full scolarship.
Later, he enrolled at S.U.N.Y. Stony Brook School of Medicine, earning an M.D. in 1994.
In 1996 he completed his postgraduate training in urology at Montefiore Medical Center.
In 2001, he completed an oncology fellowship at the ‘Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’ majoring in proctology.
The same year he entered the American Urologic Association Society of Urologic Oncology, first as a member and later as chairman of the group. His mission is to promote the highest standards of urological care, through education and practice.
Next year, he completed a fellowship in robotic radical prostatectomy in France, under the mentorship of Professor Claude Abbou, who contributed immensely in the development of robotics in urology.
Dr. David Samadi has put his extensive knowledge into practice with the aim of providing the best possible medical treatment for his patients. During his medical career, Dr. David Samadi has helped thousands of patients fight and conquer prostate cancer and other urological problems.
Dr. David B. Samadi’s medical practice is founded on experience, professionalism, and compassion. When dealing with prostate cancer patients, the doctor-patient relationship has to be based on trust and understanding.
Dr. Samadi has built himself an impressive resume, working in some of the most prestigious hospitals in New York, as Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery.
In 2007, Dr. David Samadi has succeeded to modify the advanced robotic technique in order to improve the sex life of prostate cancer patients who undergo prostate surgery. SMART Surgery is a minimally invasive procedure, the prostate being approached from the inside out, rather than from the outside in. This revolutionary approach spares the nerves responsible for the sexual and urinary functions, the best results being achieved.
Between January 2011 and June 2013, Dr. David B. Samadi was the Chief of Robotic Surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He also became a contributor and medical consultant for Fox News.
Starting with June 2013 until June 2019, Dr. David Samadi was the Urologic Oncology Expert and Robotic Surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. After having done thousands of robotic prostatectomies, Dr. David Samadi has built a premier Urology program at Lenox Hill Hospital. Here, Dr. Samadi performed the DaVinci prostatectomy along with his modified robotic technique, SMART Surgery.
Currently, Dr. David Samadi acts as Director of Men’s Health at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn, New York. He and his medical team use the latest technology in order to provide the most advanced medical treatment for urological problems, such as prostate cancer, prostatitis, BPH, bladder cancer or other men’s health issues.
Dr. Samadi actively supports his patients, both directly and indirectly, by spreading his knowledge of robotic surgery in hospitals all over the world. He uses the most advanced techniques in treating prostate cancer, ensuring the best outcomes for his patients. Dr. Samadi is devoted to his profession and proves not only to be an Expert Surgeon, but also a compassionate doctor.
Columbia Presbyterian, New York
Columbia Presbyterian Hospital is a top 5 Hospital in US, providing specialized medical care. After 5 years spent at Columbia Presbyterian, Dr. David Samadi has obtained the certificate of Prostate Cancer Expert.
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York
The Mount Sinai Medical Center provides exceptional medical care, for local and global communities. Between 2011-2013, Dr. David Samadi has served as Chief of Robotic Surgery.
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York
Dr. David Samadi acted as Urologic Oncology Expert and Robotic Surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York. He has performed more than 7000 robotic prostate surgeries, using the DaVinci robot and SMART Surgery.
St. Francis Hospital, New York
St. Francis is constantly ranked one of the best hospitals in the nation. Here, Dr. David Samadi serves as the Director of Men’s Health.