Salih Samo

University of Kansas Medical Center

3901 Rainbow Blvd MS 1023
Kansas City, KS 66160

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Professional Bio

Dr. Samo is a board-certified gastroenterologist and internist, and an assistant professor of medicine – gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas. Dr. Samo is affiliated with Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia. He previously served as an instructor in medicine at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Samo was also a chief medical resident at Presence Holy Family Medical Center, Des Plaines, Illinois, director of simulation lab at Presence Saint Francis Hospital, and vice president of Internal Medicine Residency House Staff Association at Presence Saint Francis Hospital. He earned a number of honors and awards, and is a member of the American College of Physician, American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American Foregut Society, and American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society. He has also held teaching and lecturing roles at the University of Kansas, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and Presence Saint Francis Hospital, as well as presenting at various conferences and publishing numerous peer-reviewed journals. 


  • Barium Enema
  • Colonoscopy
  • CT Scan
  • Endoscopy
  • Fecal Immunochemical Test
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test
  • Polyp Removal
  • Rectal Exam
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Virtual Colonoscopy