Dr. Saman Chubineh, MD

Dr. Saman Chubineh, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Saman Chubineh, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Lockport, NY and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 2006 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

15 Elizabeth Dr

Lockport, NY 14094

Contact Information

(716) 240-2296

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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

Gastritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Chubineh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chubineh "Dr. Saman Chubineh earned his medical degree at the SUNY Downstate College of Medicine after graduating Magna Cum Laude with departmental honors from New York University. He is a Board Certified Internist, having trained in Internal Medicine at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY. He subsequently completed a year of Hospitalist work, directing the program at Eastern Niagara Hospital in Lockport, NY. He concluded his studies with his fellowship training in Gastroenterology at University of Connecticut in Farmington, CT and became a Board Certified Gastroenterologist in 2013. Dr. Chubineh has published several articles in peer reviewed publications including Proton pump inhibitors: the good, the bad, and the unwanted, Pancreatic Cancer: An Endoscopic Perspective, and Nausea and Vomiting in HIV patients: A symptom review. He treats general gastroenterologic conditions.Physicians Articles written by Dr. ChubinehProton Pump Inhibitors: The Good, The Bad, and the Unwanted. Southern Medical Journal. Volume 105, Number 11, November 2012.Nausea and Vomiting in HIV patients: A symptom review published in International Journal of STD & AIDS.Int J STD AIDS 19(11): 723-728; doi:10.1258/ijsa.2008.00824A rare case of Peritoneal Sarcoidosis in a 36 year old construction workerCase Rep Gastroenterol 2008;2:369-372 (DOI:10.1159/000158544)Pancreatic Cancer: An Endoscopic Perspective. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012 Feb;6(1):95-103"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chubineh "My philosophy for patient care begins with obtaining a thorough medical and personal history. I strongly believe in patient-centered care and strive to involve patients in the medical decision making process. I try to treat patients and their families with respect and allow patients to maintain dignity. "

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

73  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • New York University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • St Vincents Manhattan
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • North Shore University Hosp/Nyu Sch Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Connecticut
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chubineh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chubineh's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chubineh to family and friends
45 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Chubineh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

I have had colitis for many years and have gone to several other GI's in the area. I haven't had very much success getting my symptoms under control. I was reluctant to try another GI, but after the recommendation of a friend of mine, I saw Dr. Chubineh for a consult. I had my scope done, and am...more
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I've been with Dr. C for the past 4 years now. He truly is a doctors dr. He has taken care of multiple other physicians who I know personally and we have all come to the same conclusion, we truly trust him with our care. I can't say enough positive things about him. If you are looking for...more
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ALTHOUGH I HAVE NOT HAD MY APPT. AS OF YET. ITS A WEEK AWAY. I TALKED WITH SEVERAL DOCTORS AND THEY ALL GIVE HIM HIM TWO THUMBS UPS. THESE DOCTORS OPINIONS I TRUST. I WAS ABLE TO GET A FAST APPT. I BELIEVE DR. C AND MOST MEDICAL PROVIDERS STAY WITH IN THERE PROFESSLISM. SCOTT TONAWANDA , NY.
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I was very impressed with the quality of care I received here. Scheduling an appointment was a breeze, the prep for the colonoscopy was not bad, and the procedure was painless. I'm glad I was referred here and will be back again for the next time I need a colonoscopy!
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The office was dirty and filled with mildew smell, and the med tech didn't look like take shower or washed black uniform for a few days. There was no one but me in the office, but had to wait for 35 min The worst part was the doc who didn't focus on my med issues rather he talked and asked about...more
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