Dr. Samson Samuel, MD

Dr. Samson Samuel, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Samson Samuel, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Dearborn, MI and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Government Medical College Bellary in 1978 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

22731 Newman St Ste 100A

Dearborn, MI 48124

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Medicare
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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Samuel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Samuel "Dr. Samson P. Samuel is a board-certified surgeon who specializes in General Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with added qualifications in Hand Surgery. He joined the practice of Hand Surgery Associates of Michigan in 1996. Dr. Samuel is re-certified in American Board of Plastic Surgery with a re-certification in Hand Surgery, 2008. Dr. Samuel publishes and presents his research and clinical work in scientific publications at the regional, national and international professional conferences. He serves as Clinical Assistant Professor at Wayne State University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery. With extensive knowledge of the latest procedures and techniques, Dr. Samuel works with patients in both plastic reconstruction as well as hand and wrist procedures."
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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

32  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Hardware Removal
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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.


  • Government Medical College Bellary
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Health Scis Chicago Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Wayne St University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Kans Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne St University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doc, 2012
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samuel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samuel to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Samuel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Samuel seemed to be out of touch with his patients. On my return visits, he did not seem to remember anything about my broken wrist. When I explained that I had horrible nerve pain after my cast came off, he dismissed my concerns. He does not come across as very caring, and he could not seem...more
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Nice Doctor...glad to have him taking care of me
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No Stars! I came in for a finger nail fungus and he tried sending me for a nerve test and hand braces. He has no bedside manners. No respect for what the patient has to say. Overall a very rude old man. I hated this doctor so much I never went back. He's all about a buck. If someone refers you to...more
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By far the worst doctor I have ever been to. Does not listen to anything the patient has to say. Constantly talks over the patient. Does not remember anything about the patient. Went for follow up visit and he was clueless. Very rude. Cleanliness is terrible. Waited over 40 minutes to see him. Felt...more
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