Dr. Samuel Szomstein, MD

Dr. Samuel Szomstein, MD

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Age 51
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Dr. Samuel Szomstein, MD is a general surgery specialist in Weston, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Universidad Central De Venezuela--Luis Razetti, Escuela De Medicine Luis Razetti in 1993 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

2950 Cleveland Clinic Blvd

Weston, FL 33331

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

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szomstein performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Szomstein performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szomstein treats Obesity more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Szomstein treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szomstein performs Esophageal Surgery more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Szomstein performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Szomstein's conditions and procedures:

  • Achalasia
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia - Exomphalos - Corpus Callosum Agenesis
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia - Upper Limb Defects
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

As an academic medical center, Cleveland Clinic Florida provides world class care. Our mission is to provide better care of the sick, investigation of their problems, and further education of those who serve. We strive to provide Best-in-Class patient experiences and superior clinical outcomes.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Cleveland Clinic Florida
Fellowship Hospital
Long Island Jewish Med Center
Residency Hospital
The New York Hospital Medical Center Of Queens
Residency Hospital
Long Island Jewish Med Center
Internship Hospital
1993
Universidad Central De Venezuela--Luis Razetti, Escuela De Medicine Luis Razetti
Medical School
1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Szomstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Szomstein

4.0

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
68.42105263157895%
(13)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
21.05263157894737%
(4)

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I had a incisional hernia repair in June 2018 with this doctor. He advised that he was going to do a mesh implant prior to surgery. Three months later the hernia was back and I went back to him. He sent me for another CT scan (thousands of dollars) even though my hernia was visible. After the CT...Read More
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Listened and explained ev Everything well.
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Dismissed ultrasound showing a hernia that was giving me extensive pain issues, didn't meet with me on second return, different doctor claiming no hernia on scan. Saw new doctor, new Dr. showed me I do have a hernia. I have multiple issues from a bad IV, Cleveland did testing and left me to deal...Read More
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Worst dr appt in my life. The resident was rude and didn't care about answering my Questions. Resident was more concerned about rushing to do what he had to do. Was really scary as they didn't seem to have knowledge to give me much information. Dr Szomstien only came in for 3 mins and most of...Read More
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Dr. Szomstein is the best. I just reached my 12th year as a post bariatric patient, and Dr. Szomstein and his staff are the best. Not only did he perform my surgery, which took me from 328 lbs. to 140 lbs., he also saved my life two weeks later. I've had appointments with him throughout the...Read More
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