Dr. David Samadi: His Passion About Early Prostate Cancer Detection Can Save Lives

Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital, Dr. David Samadi, is a well known robotic prostate surgeon in New York who is passionate about letting men know that they should get tested for prostate cancer. He makes an appearance every week as a medical correspondent on Fox News, letting men know that when prostate cancer is caught early on, when there are no symptoms, the cure rate is 90 percent. Dr. Samadi is also a Fox News medical contributor. He promotes exercising more; eating a healthy diet and drinking less too help lower the risk of all types of cancers.

Dr. David Samadi trained in general surgery and urology at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx. Samadi also attended Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City for a fellowship in urology, and then he traveled to France, attending Henri Mondor Hospital Creteil for his robotic prostatectomy fellowship.

Dr. David Samadi invented the Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Treatment (SMART), allowing men from around the world to benefit from the minimally invasive surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. SMART, which has tactile feedback for the surgeon, helps preserve male potency. Samadi has visited Greece, Israel, the Netherlands, the Dominican Republic, Germany and France to train surgeons in robot-assisted prostatectomy procedures.

Samadi TV, the doctor’s website, contains a wealth of useful information about prostate cancer and its treatment. Anyone who is considering visiting Dr. Samadi, or who wanted to know more about the subject, can find what they need on Samadi TV. There is a list of symptoms, videos on topics ranging from prostate health to medical news and more. Additionally, there are links to Dr. Samadi’s posts that he has written for the Huffington Post. He is a regular contributor, writing about topics such as probiotics and kidney health, in addition to prostate cancer.

In Dr. David Samadi’s custom unit at Lennox Hill Hospital allows a patient to recover in large, private rooms with concierge services and a private chef. Patients from 45 countries have visited Samadi’s unit at Lennox Hill, taking advantage of the private security offered for their privacy.

Dr. David Samadi’s Social Media: twitter.com/drdavidsamadi