Dr. Samar Sankari, MD

Dr. Samar Sankari, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
(22)
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Dr. Samar Sankari, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Amer U Beirut in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology.

1097 Fledderjohn Rd

Charleston, WV 25314

Contact Information

(304) 720-1963

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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No malpractice claims found for West Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sankari's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sankari treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Sankari treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Hypothyroidism
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very high

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Dr. Sankari treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Sankari treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sankari treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Sankari treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Sankari's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Samar Sankari, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Amer U Beirut in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1996
Albany Mc
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Our Lady Of Mercy Mc
Residency Hospital
1991
Our Lady Of Mercy Mc
Internship Hospital
1984
Amer U Beirut
Medical School
1996
1992
1991
1984

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

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Dr. Sankari's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sankari

3.1

Based on 22 reviews

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1 Star
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(10)

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Very condescending to patients and medical staff. Does not take adequate time to explain diagnosis or treatment validity. Save yourself some time and find a reputable endocrinologist worthy of treating your all important health because your life depends on it!
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She is the most professional, but yet kindest Dr. I have ever gone to. Truly a people person and loves her job. This city is lucky to have her. Very dedicated to her job and patients. I would highly recommend her.
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I started going to dr Sankari after spending 24 years with another endocrinologist. I have congenital hypothyroidism and I’ve been with her now for about 6 years. I think she is a wonderful doctor and has always taken time to address any concerns. Her staff is always easy to talk to as well!
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Not helpful. Dismisses concerns. Leaving ASAP.
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A wonderful and caring doctor. She is very thorough and you never feel rushed
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
Choice Care PPO

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CAMC General Hospital

Charleston, WV

Thomas Memorial Hospital

South Charleston, WV