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Dr. Samuel Szomstein MD is a male Surgeon, has 17 years of experience and practices in Surgery and Bariatric Medicine.
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Dr. Samuel Szomstein has 1 office location.
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Cleveland Clinic Florida
2950 Cleveland Clinic Blvd
Weston, FL 33331

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Samuel Szomstein, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Szomstein has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.375 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Samuel Szomstein, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Gastrectomy (Stomach Removal)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Gastric Fistula
  • Gastroenterostomy
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Perforation
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Morbid Obesity
  • Obesity
  • Stomach Stapling (Gastroplasty)
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Szomstein graduated from Universidad Central De Venezuela - Luis Razetti, Caracas. He has 16 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Gastric Bypass
Morbid Obesity
Weight Loss
2010 top doctor gold coast magazine
Leadership award 2001 new york hospital medical center of queens
Physician of the Quarter Award, by Cleveland Clinic Hospital in the category of Growth. 3rd Quarter 2003
Outstanding laparoscopic resident award 2000 society laparoscopic surgeons
Physician of the year for service 2004 cleveland clinic florida
Physician of the Year Award, by Cleveland Clinic Hospital in the category of Service. March 2004
Physician's Recognition Award, by The American Medical Association, March 2003
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012 - 2013)


Dr. Szomstein has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Cleveland Clinic Florida 
  • Cleveland Clinic Hosp, Weston, Fl 
  • 2002 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Szomstein accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida - 9 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 6 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 2 plans
  • AvMed Health Plans - 11 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan


  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. Samuel Szomstein practice?
Dr. Samuel Szomstein practices Surgery and Bariatric Medicine near Weston, FL.