With the advancement in technology that is experienced in today’s world, information reaches more people and at a faster rate. The fact that nearly every household has a television or access to internet makes the transmission of information fast and effective. Today, many health experts are using these means to enlighten the public on certain health and wellness issues.
- David Samadi, who is Lenox Hill Hospital’s Chairman Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery, has also seen the effectiveness of these mediums and will be hosting his own show. Sunday Housecall with Dr. Samadi will be a live broadcast intended to provide its audience with valuable treatment tips and keep them up-to-date with issues regarding health and wellness. The broadcast is scheduled to air every Sunday, live from 12:30 pm and viewers can watch it via YouTube, Facebook, Twitter or DrSamadiTV.com.
Guests that will be featured on Sunday Housecall with Dr. David Samadi will, together with Dr. Samadi, discuss issues regarding health, giving the public an opportunity to increase their knowledge on good health and obtain answers to questions that they may have. Topics to be covered include food and diet, prostate health, common diseases, among others. Seeing that it is a live show, viewers will have the opportunity to call in and ask questions, during or after the show is over, and have their questions addressed immediately. Specialists that have knowledge on health and wellness, developed a health product or have written a book and are willing to be guests during the show can contact his office through 212-365-5000.
- Samadi has been to different parts of the world. He grew up in the Middle East, has lived in several parts of Europe and currently resides in the US. He always wanted to be a doctor. He wanted to help people. Dr. Samadi is trained in open surgery and is a certified urologist oncologist and an expert robotic prostate surgeon. His main focus is in the early detection, diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. This renowned doctor’s mission is to create awareness, globally, on prostate cancer, which is the second leading cause of death in men.
- Samadi’s passion for helping men developed during his residency. He was scheduled to observe a cardiac surgery but unfortunately, it was canceled, so he decided to observe a prostate cancer surgery instead. He remembers being extremely fascinated by the way the surgeon worked on such a small part of the body and immediately knew that this was his calling.