David Samadi is a prominent medical practitioner who has operated patients in about 40 countries around the world. On November 13, 2017, he shared his experience with Interview.net. When asked what he does for a living, Dr. Samadi said he had developed a unique robotic procedure he uses to diagnose and treat prostate cancer. He said the process is essential because it not only improves the results but also prevents various adverse effects.Dr. David Samadi said that since he was a small boy, he aspired to be a doctor to help other people. However, the development of robotic surgery equipment played an important role in influencing him to join the profession. He made tremendous career advancements after learning about the laparoscopic technology in France.
— Dr. David Samadi (@drdavidsamadi) November 24, 2017
Challenges and How He Overcomes Them
Dr. David Samadi added that in his early years, he was frustrated as he worked in a hospital that employed slow processes in the management of patients. He only overcame this by accepting the process and discovering that it produced desirable results. While working at hospital and university, he said the positive results help him overcome the existing challenges in those occupations.
How He Remains Productive
To enhance his productivity, Dr. David Samadi has a daily schedule that he follows throughout the year. His typical day starts at 5 a.m. when he wakes up. He gets to his office at around 6 a.m. and performs medical operations until in the afternoon when he spends the rest of the time talking with patients. His advice to fellow professionals is that they should be proud of their potential, success, and positive traits.
Who is Dr. David Samadi?
Dr. David Samadi is a medical practitioner who specializes in using robotic surgery in the treatment of prostate cancer. He does not only treat the prostate like what most of the other doctors do but help the patients have a future that is cancer free.
Upon leaving Iran after the 1979 Revolution, Dr. David Samadi continued his education in London and Belgium. When he went to the United States, he joined Roslyn High School. He joined Stony Brook University where he graduated with a degree in biochemistry and M.D. He continued with his urological training at Montefiore Medical Center.
Dr. David Samadi worked at Columbia Presbyterian in New York between 2002 and 2007 as the director of laparoscopic surgery. He then joined Mount Sinai Medical Center as the Chief of Robotic Surgery and then as the Vice Chair of Urology until 2013. Besides, he has worked with Fox News Channel.