The Lenox Hill Hospital Prostate Cancer Center has been established to provide the highest level of patient-centered care delivered with compassion and clinical expertise. Our innovative minimally-invasive surgical techniques combined with our broad surgical experience make us a destination for prostate cancer patients across the city, the country and the world.
Dr. David B. Samadi is a highly skilled robotic prostate surgeon dedicated to compassionate and successful prostate cancer treatment. He helps men of all ages overcome prostate cancer and preserve the highest possible quality of life after treatment. Dr. Samadi has used his custom Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique (SMART) surgery to perform more than 5,000 robotic prostate surgeries.
Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital, David B. Samadi, MD is a world-renowned robotic prostate surgeon and board-certified urologic oncologist. He is one of a few surgeons worldwide trained in all three surgical techniques: open surgery, laparoscopic surgery, and robotic surgery. This three-in-one expertise draws patients from around the world to his New York robotic surgery practice.
Dr. Samadi underwent fellowship training in urologic oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and in robotic radical prostatectomy at Henri Mondor Hospital in Creteil, France, under the esteemed Professor Clment-Claude Abbou.
Widely regarded for excellence in robotic surgery innovation, clinical care, and research, he routinely travels overseas to perform his SMART surgery and educate international surgeons. Dr. Samadi is an active researcher and is frequently invited to present his clinical research at global medical conferences.
Dr. Samadi is listed in Castle Connolly Medicals America's Top Doctors and is credited with many other awards and distinctions. He appears weekly as a member of the Fox News Medical A-Team and is sought after by major radio, broadcast and print media for his expertise in robotic prostate surgery, prostate cancer and bladder cancer, and mens health.
Dr. Samadi is a pioneer in the fields of robotic surgery and prostate cancer treatment. His own Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique (SMART) is an innovative and highly successful method of robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP).