Dr. David Samadi: Celebrity Doctor

Born in 1964 and raised in the Persian Jewish community in Iran, Dr. David Samadi, along with his brother, were forced to flee their home country during the Iranian Revolution in 1979 without their parents or their younger sister. Despite this situation of fleeing to Belgium and determined to make his parents proud, he pursued his dream of being a doctor. He continued his education in Belgium and London before coming to the United States. While in the United States, Samadi graduated high school in Roslyn, New York, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, New York, and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the Stony Brook School of Medicine. Upon his graduation from Stony Brook School of Medicine, he attended the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center for post-graduate work in the field of proctology and urology. Dr. Samaldi completed his fellowship in proctology oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. In 2002, he completed his fellowship in robotic radical prostatectomy at Henri Mondor Hospital Creteil in France.

As a board-certified urologist, Dr. David Samadi provides innovative care to his patients. Also a leader in men’s health, he developed a cutting-edge technique called the Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique, also known as the SMART Technique. This technique involved the use of robotics in the removal of cancerous prostates, known as a Prostatectomy. The SMART procedure is minimally invasive, and most patients go home the same day. Other benefits include an up to 98 percent of cancer reoccurrence, a quicker return of urinary continence and increased sexual potency.

Along with the SMART technique and his dedication to both the physical and mental well being of his patients, Dr. David Samadi is widely recognized throughout the world and received many awards. Among these awards include:

Most Compassionate Doctor 2010, 2011, 2013
Best Regional Hospitals New York, NY Urology 2012, 2013
Community Partner Award 2012
America’s Top Doctors 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
New York Magazine Best Doctor 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015
America’s Top Doctors For Cancer 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
New York Metro Area’s Top Doctors 2012, 2013
Patient’s Choice Award 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013
Castle Connolly Top Doctors 2013, 2014
Best Urologist in New York, 2018

Dr. David Samadi featured on several news shows such as Cable News 12, and the Fox News Channel. He is the host of Dr. David Samadi TV, a website dedicated to prostate health in which he records the show Sunday Housecall.

Dr. David Samadi  info: www.linkedin.com/in/davidsamadi

Who is Dr. Mark McKenna?

Dr. Mark McKenna M.D., is a medical doctor who is licensed in surgery and medicine, he earned his degree at Tulane University Medical School. He also has an MBA. Dr. McKenna is licensed in both Florida and Georgia to practice, due to the rulings of the state board of medical examiners. In addition to his medical career, Dr. Mark McKenna also is an entrepreneur who holds the rights to OVME, a medical aesthetics company which specializes in skin health. In looking at OVME’s website we can see that the company believes in providing “age appropriate” skin health, with attention to detail. Dr. Mark McKenna is originally from New Orleans, LA. After earning his medical degree from Tulane, Dr. McKenna went on to go practice medicine with his father. While he was practicing with his father Dr. McKenna also got the opportunity to open McKenna Venture Investments, a real estate firm with well-vetted professionals who offer superior customer service compared to a traditional real estate firm, and focus on a small number of clients.

In looking at the article pertaining to Dr. Mark McKenna and his company on Forbes, we can learn more about Dr. Mark McKenna and his background. The article goes on to detail Dr. McKenna’s medical schooling background, before detailing his decision in becoming an entrepreneur in the real estate business in New Orleans, in 1999, after he graduated. In an unfortunate twist, his New Orleans based real estate business was destroyed when Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005, Dr. McKenna incurred million in damages. After this Dr. McKenna went on to let go of his business after rebuilding it post-Katrina. He then moved to Atlanta and opened ShapeMed, which was a group of offices which offered cosmetic and skin health treatments such as Botox injections, laser hair removal, as well as nutrition and weight counseling.

In looking at the article on patch.com pertaining to the opening of a new OVME store location in Buckhead, Georgia, we can see the anticipation behind the OVME medical aesthetic store in Buckhead, Georgia. In addition, we can learn more of OVME’s founder, Dr. Mark McKenna, who recently sold a similar company in ShapeMed to LifeTime Fitness. The article’s contents go-on to detail the amenities behind the OVME, medical aesthetic experience, in-store.


Orthopedic Surgeon Gregory Finch

Orthopedic surgeons deal mostly with issues concerning the joints and muscles, and the skeleton of the human body. Orthopedic surgery involves the repairing of the muscles in the human body and other similar conditions. As an orthopedic surgeon, they deal with problems ranging from the shoulder to the spine.

One common surgery an orthopedic surgeon would perform is a joint replacement. Someone who needs a joint replacement commonly has had a long history of authorities. The surgeon will go in and determine where the joint needs repair and remove the damaged parts of the joint and replace them with metal and plastic that is molded to fit the spot so that normal movement can be attained. Another common orthopedic surgery is shoulder replacement surgery. The damaged part of the bone and cartilage is also replaced with metal or plastic shaped to the body part. Over time the patient will regain more range of motion with their shoulder and pain will decrease.

Gregory Finch is an Australian based orthopedic surgeon. As an Orthopedic surgeon, Gregory Finch specializes in minimally invasive spinal surgery, disc replacement, and other orthopedic surgery. He currently works at Sunshine Coast Hosptial but has spent time at other hospitals throughout his career.

Gregory Finch has dedicated his a lot of his time in spinal surgery and even two years working with world leaders in spinal surgery. He spent time honing his skills in the US, UK, and Germany. Although he does have a special interest in spinal surgery he has a lot of experience in all aspects of orthopedic surgery.