Mershed K. Alsamara, M.D. Kadlec Employed Provider

Cardiologist
Languages: English, Arabic
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. AlSamara truly enjoys being a physician and the opportunity to treat all patients with care and kindness. He believes that quality care comes out of teamwork. Everyone from the medical provider to the patient and family members, contributes to the patients overall well-being. Dr. AlSamara believes patient overall well-being is empowered by patient knowledge, education and participating in decision making. He focuses on disease prevention and strives to emphasize the benefits that healthy choices and an active lifestyle have in optimizing health.
Education
Institution
Type
Year
American University Of Beirut
Medical School
2005
Aleppo University Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
2002
Providence Hospital
Internship
2010
Providence Hospital
Residency
2013
Providence Hospital
Fellowship
2016
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • National Board of Echocardiography, Cardiovascular Disease
Clinical Interests
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Consultative Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology Test Reading
  • Pacemaker
  • Virtual Care
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

5 out of 5 (256 Ratings, 114 Comments)


100

03/12/2021
it has been all good
100

03/11/2021
he is great
98.6

03/11/2021
Good
98.6

03/11/2021
always had good experience with the Doctor.
100

03/10/2021
I always look forward to my appointments because I confident l will be well treated and professionally cared for.
100

03/05/2021
Always a great experience. Very glad to have Dr. Alsamara as my cardiologist.
100

03/04/2021
very friendly, makes you feel comfortable, listens carefully to what you saying
100

03/04/2021
I have been seeing Dr. Alsamara for some time. I have all the confidence in the world in him.
100

03/04/2021
dr was great as always
100

03/03/2021
I had several questions and he answered them completely.
100

02/26/2021
Cordial, helpful,professional,and a pleasure to talk with the doctor and his staff!
100

02/18/2021
The nurse who showed us to our room talked about all the heart attacks in his family. It was too much information for us as we were recovering from a 6 week hospital stay of serious illness. We would prefer not to see that male assistant again. Dr. Asmara is a great Doctor.
100

02/18/2021
always a pleasure
100

02/06/2021
Excellent care - I felt that Dr Alsamerah went out of his way to make sure that my questions were answered and that I understood the answer. I appreciate his concern and proactive methods.
100

02/05/2021
very professanl
100

02/04/2021
I am very satisfied with my health care provider.
100

02/03/2021
Very comforting experience
100

02/02/2021
I've always had the highest and best care from Dr. ALSAMARA he is very thorough and patient with his explanations.
100

02/01/2021
Dr Alsmara is the best Doctor I have ever had. I really appreciate the time I have had with him. He is genuinely concerned with my healtg
100

01/28/2021
Dr. Alhambra is a great Dr. He treats my husband so when I had problems I wanted to see him. He is a great person.
100

01/27/2021
very helpful and knowledgeable
98.6

01/20/2021
all good
98.6

01/15/2021
He was knowledgeable and attentive. He made me feel like he knew what he was doing.
100

01/15/2021
He is an excellent cardiologist and today he had a student who was very good.
100

01/08/2021
Very satisfied
100

01/07/2021
Dr. Alsamara was very caring, knowledgeable and explained my health concern very clearly. He spent time answering my questions and I didn't feel rushed.
100

01/01/2021
He was very helpful.
91.6

12/30/2020
all good!
100

12/25/2020
Dr. Alsamara ask questions, listens carefully, and genuinely seems to care. He is a great doctor, and he changes my experiences and views with Kadlec.
100

12/25/2020
amazing
100

12/24/2020
outstanding physician
88.4

12/23/2020
I was treated very good
100

12/22/2020
Dr. Alsamara is a wonderful, caring human being as we as a tremendous cardiologist. He always knows who we are & our issues. He asks questions & actually waits for an answer. He is also very knowledgeable & is up to date on new meds & procedures. I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone who needs a cardiologist.
100

12/17/2020
excellent provider
100

12/16/2020
doctor and staff were fabulous
100

12/15/2020
Very good service and I'm satisfied with all answers I get from the doctor.
100

12/07/2020
Excellent
100

12/03/2020
The provider was very professional and I could tell that he really wanted me to have the best of care and get me back to where I needed to be. I trust him fully.
100

11/29/2020
We have had excellent care through all of our health care providers.
100

11/25/2020
I was very grateful to be able to see Dr. AlSamara. He was easy to talk to and understand what he was talking about. Thank you for getting me in to see him.
100

11/21/2020
He always listens carefully, not all of my medical providers do. I really appreciate that .
92.8

11/20/2020
Dr. Alsamara is amazing. Very easy to talk to.
100

11/19/2020
Never have any problems in Dr AlSamara office
98.6

11/16/2020
Dr. Al Samara has always been ccourteous, professional, and interested in me and my health.
100

11/13/2020
Always good, courteous,clear service! Couldn't ask for better!
100

11/13/2020
Dr. Alsamara is an excellent physician and is VERY engaging, honest, and easy to understand relative to medical matters. A true asset to Providence and Kadlec.
100

11/12/2020
Dr. Alsamara has the BEST bedside manner I have encountered, bar one. he listened intently and answered thoughtfully. We carried on a real conversation and I didn't feel rushed.
100

11/12/2020
The doctor is one of the few that actually treats his patients like people not just a number. He also treats his nurses like people and appreciates them. This is a rarity now days. This doctor is one of the most respected doctors I have I have had. The people I know that he is their cardiologist all have the utmost respect for this man. He truly is a great person
100

11/09/2020
He has always been a knowledgeable, kind, and thorough caregiver with my best interest at heart.
100

11/09/2020
It is always a good experience to visit Dr Alsamara. He is through, takes his time to listen, is compassionate. I have recommended him to a friend who is now seeing him.
100

11/07/2020
Dr. Alsamara is a fine Dr. I feel privileged he takes care of me.
90

10/28/2020
My Doctor has always been very good with me. I trust him and listen very well when he's explaining things to me. my only concern is the time you wait to see him once you made an appointment. Several months out could be detrimental to some folks.
100

10/27/2020
Team Care are excellent
100

10/25/2020
I am confident that I was in the hands of a competent, caring and compassionate man.
100

10/23/2020
dr Alsamara is a great listener! because he is, it is easy to communicate with him. His staff is very good and well trained to speed exam and generally take care of my exam in timely manner.
100

10/22/2020
I feel the doctor really cares and went over everything
100

10/20/2020
Excellent experience
100

10/17/2020
Great
100

10/16/2020
Excellent, knowledgeable, professional, and compassionate. Highly Recommend
100

10/08/2020
Dr. Alsamara is an excellent Cardio Dr. He was focused and very caring for my well being. I am very thankful for him = he is a Blessing.
98.6

10/08/2020
Some providers appear to have very large caseloads as scheduling a visit at times more than 8 weeks out. Dr. Alsamara was very helpful and clear about appropriate care and follow up.
100

10/08/2020
Top-notch A++ doctor, excellent facility and people.
100

10/05/2020
Great! He is awesome.
100

10/04/2020
Dr. Alsamara always take the time to explain away any questions or concerns I have had. He and his staff are always caring and professional which gives me confidence they really listen and will know what I need.
100

10/04/2020
I am very happy with the care I have been recieving and am happy to put my health in Dr. Alasmara's hands.
100

10/03/2020
This provider is so great I chose to continue seeing him even though I moved 2 hours away
100

10/01/2020
Very comfortable with my doctor, nurse, and reception desk.
100

09/28/2020
Dr. Alsamara is an excellent physician in all aspects of the care of his patient. He instills trust and confidence in his patient and leaves one believing this is the doctor perfect for her care. He is a gem.
100

09/28/2020
Dr Alsamara communicates better than any doctor I've worked with in my entire life.
92.8

09/11/2020
Dr. Alsamara was very reassuring that nothing was seriously wrong. He answered all of my questions and even used graphics to help me understand my concerns.
100

09/07/2020
I found him to be a real person and was very interested in what I had to say.
100

09/03/2020
top notch care!
100

09/03/2020
I consider myself fortunate to have Dr Alsamara for a care provider.
100

09/02/2020
Dr. Alsamara is an excellent healthcare provider. His changes to my cardiac prescriptions have significantly improved this condition. As I sat in the waiting room (I always show up very early) a patent who had seen Dr. Alsamara for the first time told his wife that he was very impressed with Dr. Alsamara's patent focus, bedside manor, and healthcare knowledge. I could not agree more. Thank you.
100

08/31/2020
All good.
97.2

08/29/2020
I really like Dr. AlSamara. He is very personable and caring, and explains things well. His calm and easy demeanor is refreshing. He really stays "in the moment" with you, listening and dialoging. I think he's just a super guy.
100

08/24/2020
It was a genuine all around excellent experience
100

08/11/2020
I enjoy going to my provider because he always listens to me & no question is a dumb question. He explains things where I understand & if I don't understand he is patient with me & explains it differently so I do understand
100

08/05/2020
great Doctor
100

08/04/2020
Dr. Alsamara is one of the kindest dr. I have ever had. He takes very good care of me. He is easy to talk to.
100

08/04/2020
Dr. Alsamara is one of finest most caring compassionate knowledgeable doctor's I have ever known. He is a tremendous asset to your clinic I have seen several cardiologists both here and in [...] and he is by far the most outstanding.
100

08/03/2020
Dr. Alsarmara is a very intelligent and caring Cardiologist. We a lucky to have him. We would highly recommend him to our friends or family members.
100

07/31/2020
Dr. Alsamara was professional, listened to my concerns and applied a plan of action. He is very personable, knew my history, and was easy to talk too.
100

07/31/2020
absolutely awesome person! i am glad my pcp referred me to him.
92.8

07/29/2020
He was pleasant and listened to my questions.
98.6

07/22/2020
Excellent manner, obviously on top of his game. Very professional staff.
100

07/20/2020
Always excellent visit and follow-up on treatment.
100

07/17/2020
fantastic top care
100

07/15/2020
So appreciative of Dr. AlSamara's care. My husband and I are both thankful he took us as patients when we moved to this area!
100

07/15/2020
Dr. Alsamara is always very attentive and seems very interested in my health, doesn't try to push any extra prescriptions on you that you don't need. I'm very happy with him as my cardiologist.
100

07/09/2020
My visit was wonderful all questions answered he is a wonderful doctor I feel blessed to have him available
100

07/05/2020
Dr. AlSamara is beyond wonderful. He pays attention to the slightest detail and nothing escapes him. He seems to have a knack for medications. He knows where he wants me to be and how to get me there. The man is on page one of my book of life
100

07/02/2020
All was good!
100

06/29/2020
Not only was Dr Alsamara thorough, he was so kind and personable as well.
97.2

06/25/2020
Dr. Alsamara is very thorough on exams and medications and has been very helpful to keep me out of the hospital.
100

06/24/2020
I adore Dr Alsamara! He listens and does not judge. I wish ALL doctors were like him
100

06/23/2020
Always a pleasure to meet with him. Very nice and gives me his full attention during my visits.
98.6

06/23/2020
Very happy to have Dr. Alsamara as my cardiologist.
100

06/22/2020
always knowledgeable, always professional, always friendly, always careing.
98.6

06/18/2020
[...] Dr. Alsamara is my cardiologist. He has done very well for me. He often confers with my other specialists to make sure that my overall treatment is well coordinated. At my last appointment he noticed a condition that was under treatment by others, who hadn't noticed it. He immediately alerted them. I rate Dr. Alsamara and the Kadlec system very highly. It is the best I've ever seen.
100

06/17/2020
very personable and knowledgeable
100

06/13/2020
I am thankful to have such a kind and considerate doctor and staff, and I appreciate knowing I can ask any question and know that I will receive answer that I can understand.
98.6

06/13/2020
very positive experience
100

06/12/2020
I like Dr Alsamara very much. He listens carefully to everything I say and addresses my concerns. He is always up to date on my history. He is considerate and very respectful.
100

06/07/2020
I am very great full that Dr. MERSHED ALSAMARA comes to [...] for my appointments. He seem very caring and understands my situation.
100

05/27/2020
the doctor is great [...]
100

05/24/2020
My doctor is just wonderful I walk away from his office encouraged by all the things doctor is doing for me.. He is honest and easy to talk to and I am grateful he accepts me as his patient. Growing older is not easy and he softens my fears if I have any.. Thank You..
100

05/21/2020
[...] the dr spends a lot of time with his patients and I don't mind waiting as I also get the same attention and time. not a lot of doctors will do that. they try to rush you along. I appreciate that about Dr A.
100

05/18/2020
Always concerned with my needs. Provides excellent care.
100

05/17/2020
Dr Alsamara's "bedside manner" is perfect!
100

05/15/2020
Dr. AlSamara is a remarkable physician and respects his patients views and comments. He is very thorough, asking relevant questions regarding my health and working with my other doctors. Between appointments he encourages communication via my chart messages or telephone and responds to questions and concerns quickly. I have no reservations regarding the quality of care he provides and I consider him to be an extraordinarily caring individual.
100

05/14/2020
Best doctor I have had as far as my heart and blood pressure go.
100

05/12/2020
Dr. Alsamara is a man I trust exceedingly and feel he has my very best care interests at heart.
98.6

05/06/2020
It was a good experience.
 
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