Dr. Samara Churgin, MD

Dr. Samara Churgin, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Samara Churgin, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Babylon, NY and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 2001 and specializes in plastic surgery, general surgery, and more.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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Top Care Areas

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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."

3  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*

29  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

41  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 and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • 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

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Churgin to family and friends
317 total reviews (54 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (317)

  • 5
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Dr. Churgin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (54)

Dr.Samara Churgin was the best surgeon I've ever had. I did a bi-lateral reduction and she was with me from the very beginning to the end. Breasts came out amazing!! She was friendly and her staff is highly trained. A lovely people person too
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As every new patient I was a little nervous to meet with Doctors Churgin and Arvan. I had a lump on my elbow which was growing and had to get it removed. Needless to say the Doctors were very informative and spoke to me like I was a family member. I left that office very relaxed and knew I was in...more
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I am so grateful to Dr. Churgin for taking care of me in the emergency room. Her expertise gave me such reassurance and comfort during my procedure. Her office staff is also very helpful and caring. I never thought I could be so pleased with my results.
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I was at Doctor Churgins office today and I'm totally impressed with her service,, professionalism and manners.. What a staff!! Frank, Tara, Kathy were all helpful and professional!! Thanks for being a class act!!
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I came here because I had a dog bite on my cheek and dr Churgin was amazing. She was able to reduce the size of the bite over 2 injections so you can no longer see it. The staff was able to use my insurance and took care of everything for me. They were very friendly and efficient. It’s a very...more
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