In September, Fox News health contributor Dr. David Samadi began hosting a live weekly show called “Sunday Housecall with Dr. David Samadi.” The show can be streamed on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter, and on DrSamadiTV.com. The purpose of the show is to present the latest news in health and medicine, and professionals who are proven experts in the fields of medicine, health, and nutrition are welcome to appear on the show. The live broadcast will feature calls and emails from viewers that will be answered by Dr. Samadi and his guests either during or after the show. His show will cover a wide-range of medical issues to give his audience the information they need.
Dr. Samadi is originally from Iran, but he fled the country with his family to escape the Iranian Revolution in 1979. He went to high schools in the U.S., Belgium, and London, and was awarded a full college scholarship based on his hard work toward academic success after fleeing Iran. He attended the State University of New York at Stony Brook where he received a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry. He attended Stony Brook University School of Medicine and graduated with a medical degree in 1994.
Dr. Samadi’s medical training began at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, New York, then in 1996, he began working in proctology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, which is also in the Bronx. While working at Memorial Sloan Kettering the following year, he completed a fellowship in oncology. Then he went to France, where he completed a fellowship in robotic radical prostatectomy. Once he came back to the U.S., he shifted his focusing to urology and cancer treatment while specializing in kidney, bladder, and prostate cancer.
In addition to his new show and his work as a Fox News contributor, Dr. Samadi is currently the head of the robotic surgery department at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. He is also a urology professor at Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. Dr. Samadi has successfully performed thousands of prostate cancer surgeries, he is a frequent guest speaker at medical conferences, and he has had numerous articles published in several medical journals. Dr. Samadi has emerged as a top doctor who strives for excellence in cancer treatment.
Dr. David Samadi’s Social Media: twitter.com/drdavidsamadi