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Dr. Benjamin Samstein, MD

Dr. Benjamin Samstein, MD

Transplant Surgery ·  Male · Age 48


Dr. Benjamin Samstein, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in transplant surgery and general surgery.


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(212) 746-2127

Dr. Samstein accepts the following insurance:

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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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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Dr. Samstein's conditions and procedures:

Cholangiocarcinoma
Hepatic Adenoma
Hepatobiliary Cancer
Hepatocellular Cancer
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Liver Cancer
Liver Resection
Liver Surgery
Liver Transplant
Liver Tumor
Polycystic Liver Disease
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

About Me

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr Samstein gives you his full attention when he is meeting with you. He focuses on you and your concerns. He clearly explains all medical issues and options.
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Dr. Samstein has made navigating the liver donation process easy to understand. Definitely feel like I’m in good hands!
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Extremely professional.
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A wonderful MD who is willing to see my husband with insurance he normally does not take.
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I'm forever grateful for Dr. Samstein for saving my life. He had a critical call and I survived the liver transplant. His talent and caring manner is a credit to the medical profession. He's truly amazing.
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