Dr. Sandeep Samant, MD

Dr. Sandeep Samant, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sandeep Samant, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

Northwestern Medical Group

675 N Saint Clair St Ste 15-200

Chicago, IL 60611
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Samant performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Head and Neck Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Oral Cancer
very high
more than 94% of peers
Tongue Cancer
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Samant "Dr. Samant's clinical and research interests include multidisciplinary management of oral oropharyngeal laryngeal, nasal and sinus cancer, thyroid and parathyroid tumors and endoscopic skull base surgery. He specializes in minimally invasive surgery utilizing robotic and endoscopic techniques."


  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

Conditions Treated

  • Eyelid Disorders
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Nose Tumor
  • Oral Cancer
  • Pharyngitis
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Tumors
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Sinus Tumor
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer


  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • All India Institute Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • All-India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Rotating Internship
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • All-India Institute Of Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samant has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Member
  • American Head and Neck Society, Member
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology, Member
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Fellow
  • North American Skull Base Society, Member

Dr. Samant's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samant to family and friends
based on 16 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Samant's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Chicago, IL |
Dr. Samant ruined my elderly mom’s mouth. His procedure damaged her teeth and cost her pain and thousands of dollars in dental reconstruction. Hospital lawyered up and is pretending that my mom ate a nut which caused the damage. They are nuts. I do not trust Dr. Samant.
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in Olive Branch, MS |
This man is one of the best in the game hands down. I was unsure, had doubts and untrusting of him performing the surgery on me because I was afraid. I ended up waiting a whole year and my health declined. I ended up coming back to Dr. adamant. He performed the surgery and I was leaving the...more
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Chicago, IL |
My experience with Dr. Samant was outstanding. Throughout my entire experience he and his team were courteous, warm, professional, and most importantly, highly competent. I truly feel like I had the best care that the science and art of medicine can offer.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Samant accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
    UniCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus
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Hospitals where Dr. Samant has admitting privileges

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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