Dr. Samara Churgin, MD

Dr. Samara Churgin, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 41
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Dr. Samara Churgin, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Babylon, NY. She is 41 years old and has been practicing for 8 years.Read her story

400 W Main St Ste 120

Babylon, NY 11702

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Adjacent Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 91% of peers
Skin Cancer
high
more than 81% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 81% of peers

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Dr. Churgin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Churgin "A Specialist In Restoration Of Figure, Form And Function: Body Contouring; Breast Augmentation Paired with Core Abdominoplasty; Breast Reconstruction; Breast Reduction; Burn and Wound Care; Eye, Face, and Neck Lifts; Eyelid Reconstruction - Lower and Upper Blepharoplasty; Facial Reconstruction; Gender Reassignment Surgery; Liposuction; Mommy Makeovers; Nasal Reconstruction; Non surgical Facial Rejuvenation: Botox, Dysport, Fat Injections, Juvaderm, Perlane, Radiesse, Restylane Facial Fillers; Skin Cancer Reconstruction; Tummy Tucks. My personal philosophy on patient care is to treat each patient as though he or she is a family member. My staff and I work as a cohesive team to achieve the patient's dreams and goals. We have a lot of patience and spend a great deal of time with each patient; not only during their consultation but preoperatively, postoperatively and throughout their entire care and treatment. We are available 24 hours a day to answer questions and all of my patients have my personal cell phone number where they can reach me at any time. Should you need to make an apointment for the above procedures please feel free to call our office. I have been awarded the following awards, to name a few, because of the compassion and care that I provide my patients. Awards- Glenn D. Arvan, MD Surgical Research Grant, Patient Choice Award 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015; Compassionate Doctors Award 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014; Top 10 Doctor New York 2014; Top 10 Doctor - New York Metro Area 2014, NY Top Docs 2016 and 2017."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Churgin "We are available 24 hours a day to answer questions and all of my patients have my personal cell phone number where they can reach me at any time. Should you want to make an apointment for the procedures that I perform, please feel free to call our office. 

I have been awarded the following awards, to name a few, because of the compassion and care that I provide my patients. Awards- Glenn D. Arvan, MD Surgical Research Grant, Patient Choice Award 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015; Compassionate Doctors Award 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014; Top 10 Doctor New York 2014; Top 10 Doctor - New York Metro Area 2014, NY Top Docs 2016 and 2017."

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Absent Breasts and Nipples
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Facial Asymmetries
  • Facial Laceration
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperthrophic Scar
  • Keloid Scar
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Lower Extremity Trauma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Scars
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Wrinkles
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Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Care Services
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dysport Injection
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Vaser® Liposelection (Liposuction)
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair

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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

  • University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • New York University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Cleveland Clinic-Plastic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • New York University Medical Center-General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary-Cosmetic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • New York University Medical Center-Research 2005-07
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Churgin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Churgin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Churgin to family and friends
4.9
based on 308 total reviews (44 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (308)

  • 5
    (297)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Churgin'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (44)

in Bayside, NY |
Extremely compassionate. Explained my condition & the procedure that would be done. She freely gave me her time & instilled security in me. I would highly recommend her.
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in NY, NY |
Excellent outcome, never knew that I could be this happy! I had a fourth breast augmentation by Dr. Churgin 6 weeks ago. Unfortunately I had three unsuccessful surgeries prior to meeting Dr. Churgin. I am so thrilled with my new look. I was depressed for a long time after my last surgery because...more
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in New York |
I have been self conscious about my nose for many years and have been looking to get an rhinoplasty. I head of Dr. Churgin from my cousin who recently got a rhinoplasty and loved it. My mother and I went in for a consultation and she was very informative and open about the procedure. After the...more
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in Bronx ny |
I thought I could never find a doctor that could help me when I became a victim as an out of the country plastic surgery patient. At first it all sounded great, get on an airplane, and go to the Dominican Republic and everything would be fine and dandy. Little did I know that this would be the most...more
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New York, NY |
Dr. Samara Churgin performed my breast reduction surgery on August 2, 2017, and I couldn't be happier! Dr. Churgin was the 2nd surgeon that I met with for a consultation, and after meeting with her, I knew she would be the one to perform my surgery. As you can imagine, I was very nervous, leading...more
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Dr. Churgin accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • 1199SEIU
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Dimension Health
    Worker's Compensation
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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