Dr. Hussein Samji, MD

Dr. Hussein Samji, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
39 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Hussein Samji, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat and oncology.Read his story

Camino ENT Clinic a division of BASS Medical Group

6060 Hellyer Ave Ste 150

San Jose, CA 95138
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Samji performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sore Throat
very high
more than 92% of peers
Ear Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers
Tinnitus
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Samji's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Samji's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Samji "Dr. Samji, the head and neck cancer specialist at Camino ENT, treats patients of all ages. He focuses on minimally invasive therapy for cancers of the throat, thyroid, neck and salivary glands and participates in the multi-disciplinary cancer group at El Camino Hospital. He is also a fellowship-trained laryngologist, one of only a few in the bay area. As such, Dr. Samji specializes in voice restoration, vocal enhancement and swallowing therapy. He has a special interest in the treatment of Eagle Syndrome. Dr. Samji was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. His father (a doctor) and mother (a teacher) instilled in him an intense passion for medicine and culture. This fueled Dr. Samji's education choices and many years of intense medical training. He graduated top of his college class with a political philosophy and cultural anthropology double major at McMaster University. Dr. Samji earned his medical degree from the Geisel S­­chool of Medicine at Dartmouth College and a Master of Public Health with special interest in Human Rights and International development from Harvard University. He completed his surgical training at Stanford University. Throughout high school and college, Dr. Samji participated in numerous singing and acting groups, bringing him a great personal appreciation and knowledge for his current specialty in vocal restoration. He enjoys helping both amateur and professional singers recover from illness and perform at their very best."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Samji "As a person, surgeon and ENT, I strive for balance in everything that I do. I hope that we have a chance to work together to help you feel better. I may not have all the answers, but I promise to work with you and provide personalized care, a balanced treatment plan, a friendly ear and an honest discussion of treatment outcomes and expectations."

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

77  Conditions Treated

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34  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • McMaster University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Stanford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Stanford Ho
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Harvard School Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samji has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samji's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samji to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Samji's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I would unconditionally recommend family and friends to Dr. Samji. I have total trust in his knowledge and surgical skills and believe I wouldn't be able to find anyone better. He is kind, patient, respectful and clearly articulates both surgical procedures and eventual results to complete...more
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