Dr. David Samadi: Urologist and Chief of Robotic Surgery

Celebrity doctor and Chairman of Urology, Dr. David Samadi is a successful urologist specializing in robotics and the diagnosis of prostate cancer. With over 800 robotic laparoscopic procedures, Dr. David Samadi is the Chief of Robotic Surgery and Chairman of Urology Dept. at Lenox Hill Hospital and has treated other urologic diseases such as kidney and bladder cancer, effectively performing over 7,000 robotic prostate surgeries. He was born in Iran and raised in a Persian Jewish community until he was 15 years old, relocating to the United States with his brother after the Iranian Revolution in 1979, Before his move, Dr. Samadi and his brother lived in Belgium and Rome where they finished their education, he then moved to Roslyn, New York where he completed high school, receiving his master’s degree at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY, With continued success, he has been noted to be the only one who can perform the TheSamadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique, also known as SMART.

Dr. Samadi takes an innovative approach when performing this procedure by eliminating incision during prostatectomy and instead uses six small instrument holes, this result in less pain and bleeding during the procedure. It has been noted that Dr. David Samadi is the only surgeon to be able to perform this technique using the da Vinci robotic system to remove carcinogenic prostate, Samadi takes on multiple occupations as a successful doctor while also hosting Samadi TV which broadcasts live on Fox News Channel on Sundays at 12:30 p.m. EST. On his platform he discusses topics about women and men’s health.

Dr. Samadi TV was created to help educate the public about nutrition, prostate health, diet, and other areas of health and wellness, giving expert opinions from certified health experts. Including being a lecturer and writer, Samadi has written articles about Urology; his work being featured in several medical journals. Dr. Samadi has been recognized as best doctor in the New York Magazine, his articles published in Urologic Oncology, Journal of Robotic Surgery, and more. Additionally, Dr. Samadi currently balances being a host and a successful doctor in Old Westbury, New York.