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Arun Samy, MD

Philosophy of Care

It is my goal to provide high-quality eye care in a compassionate manner. I strive to build trust with my patients and their families and value the opportunity to work within a network of physicians with a wide-range of specialized training.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 263 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Ophthalmology
    • Years in Practice: 18


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Ophthalmology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Cataract surgery including premium and toric intraocular lenses, Comprehensive ophthalmology, Cornea refractive surgery including laser correction, Eyelid lesions


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Spending time with family, travel


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Graduation Date 06/1998
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School University of Missouri-Kansas City
    Title Ophthalmology Resident

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School University of Missouri-Columbia
    Specialty Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery

  • Procedures

    Ophthalmology
    • Cataract Evaluation and Surgery
    • Cataract Surgery
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Lesion Evaluation
    • Minor Eyelid and Tear Duct Procedures
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Ocular Trauma
    • PKP
    • PRK
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Refractive Surgery
    • Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty
    • Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography
    • Treatment for Chalazions
    • Treatment of Dry Eye
    • YAG Laser Iridotomy and Capsulotomy
  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • Decisions to Seek Care in an Ambulatory Setting: Differing Perceptions Among Physicians and Patients
    • Effect of Topical Anti-Inflammatory Drugs on Corneal and Limbal Wound Healing
    • Intraocular Lenses Versus Contact Lenses to Treat Pediatric Cataracts and Aphakia
    • Selective Memory Recall of Medical Information Among Clinicians at Different Levels of Training


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 263 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    256 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    259 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    257 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    257 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    258 ratings


    Comments (25)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    4.8
    Dec 24, 2019
    Dr. Samy took the time to explain and make sure I knew my options. He even made a phone call to me to follow-up and answer my questions when I ended up cancelling an upcoming See more  
    5.0
    Dec 22, 2019
    I appreciate both *Dr. Samy's knowledge and patient relationship. He patiently and kindly explained situation.  
    4.5
    Dec 12, 2019
    Friendly and professional  
    5.0
    Nov 22, 2019
    Excellent doctor.  
    4.8
    Nov 14, 2019
    I have a lot of trust & confidence in Dr. Samy. I have followed him to DMG from another practice. He knows what he is doing, explains conditions well, is patient and always remembers my name, See more  
    5.0
    Oct 21, 2019
    I have already recommended Dr. Samy to several people.  
    5.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    !"Very Good" is not a high enough "top" rating. Dr. Samy is OUTSTANDING!  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    *Dr. Samy explained the treatment and answered all my questions. *Dr. Samy has a great reputation.  
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    Dr. Samy didn't rush through but listened to all of my concerns and answered all my questions. He was knowledgeable and I appreciate his professionalism that comes with empathy.  
    5.0
    Aug 26, 2019
    Satisfactory.  
    5.0
    Aug 24, 2019
    Dr Samy is very easy to talk and not only listens but replies in an easy to understand and thoughtful, intelligent, respectful manner.  
    5.0
    Aug 16, 2019
    complete confidence in the doctor  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2019
    Dr. Samy is wonderful, kind and caring  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2019
    Dr Samy is the most caring Dr I have ever seen  
    5.0
    Jul 29, 2019
    My doctor is very east to talk to and he gave me good advice on what I need to do to prevent this eye issue from happening again. We talked about medications and decided which See more  
    5.0
    Jul 10, 2019
    I was pleased to have the same doctor and ( PA ) from last year. I found they caring, professional and knowledge.  
    5.0
    Jun 17, 2019
    Good  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    outstanding at communicating both what to expect and do in the short term as well as the long term.  
    4.8
    Jun 10, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Jun 07, 2019
    excellent service  
    5.0
    Jun 04, 2019
    I want to keep this provider for good to care for my eyes! I am confident on him and respect his medical views.  
    5.0
    May 27, 2019
    Dr. Samy always asks my opinion on everything. I feel like we are a team working on my eye health. He listens attentively, and makes me feel like my viewpoint is important. He always has See more  
    5.0
    May 21, 2019
    Dr. Samy is an excellent doctor, very thorough and thoughtful and caring. He has actually called me on the phone himself when needed ! I would recommend him to anyone!  
    4.5
    May 15, 2019
    I just started seeing him - Dr. I was seeing for 5 years left the clinic where I was going.  
    4.8
    May 15, 2019
    Doctor Samy is my favorite doctor on DMG -- and I have many.  
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