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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
16 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(59)
Patient comments (21)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Andrew Sama is Good. Dr. Sama has been reviewed by 59 patients who have provided 21 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
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Promptness 4.0
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Courteous Staff 4.2
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
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Bedside Manner 4.5
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Spends Time with Me 4.6
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Follows Up After Visit 4.6
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Andrew Sama, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Spinal Fusion

Education & Awards

Dr. Sama graduated from University of Miami . He has 12 awards.

Awards  
Awarded National Orthopaedic Surgery Fellows Foundation Research Grant, 2000-2001, "The Effect of Alendronate on Lumbar Spine Fusion in the Rat Model"
Omega delta kappa honor society
University of Miami Vice-President's Service Award, 1994-95
Alpha omega alpha medical honor society
Iron arrow honor society
Alpha Omega Alpha Iron Arrow Honor Society, University of Miami
Medical honor society alpha omega alpha
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Sama has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital For Special Surgery 
  • North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Huntington Hospital 

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Tagalog
  • Spanish
  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. Andrew Anthony Sama MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Andrew A. Sama practice?
Dr. Andrew Sama has 4 office locations.
Dr. Andrew Sama practices Orthopaedic Surgery near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Uniondale, NY and Flushing, NY.
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