Dr. Sam is a board-certified gastroenterologist with specialty in GI motility. At her private practice, which she founded in 2017, she takes a special interest in issues like irritable bowl syndrome, constipation, women’s health, gastroesophageal reflux and colon cancer screenings.
Dr. Sam began her studies with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from NYU. She is a graduate of the Tulane University School of Medicine, where she also attained a master’s in public health with a concentration in community health. She completed her internship and residency at Lenox Hill Hospital, followed by a fellowship in gastroenterology at New York University.
Dr. Sam spent years in academia before founding her private practice. She built the Gastrointestinal Motility Center at Stony Brook Medicine, served as director of the Gastrointestinal Motility Center at Mount Sinai Hospital, and was as an assistant professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, where she specialized in motility disorders and general gastroenterology.