Dr. Benjamin Samstein, MD

Dr. Benjamin Samstein, MD

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Transplant Surgery  ·  
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47 y/o
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Dr. Benjamin Samstein, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in transplant surgery and general surgery.Read his story

The Division of Transplantation Surgery at NY-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell

525 E 68th St # Starr

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Transplant Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2006
    Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2004
    Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 1997
    State University Of New York, Stony Brook School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Samstein- is simply amazing. He explained everything and answered any questions we had. The transplant went according to plan and I am stronger everyday. Dr. Samstein checked in on me everyday I was in Cornell Hospital, answering questions and letting me know how my liver and blood results...Read More
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Dr Samstien took the time to explain all aspects , he answered all my questions that I had. Overall a very good consultation.
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Clearly cares about patient as individual. Patient centered physician.
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Very informative and pleasant.
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Dr samstein is the modern day version of superman
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Locations

The Division of Transplantation Surgery at NY-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell

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(212) 235-1519

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HealthFirst
Humana
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Medicaid
Mutual of Omaha
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
SelectHealth
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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