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
  • Pacemakers
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.

4.8 out of 5 (204 Ratings, 105 Comments)


100

01/30/2020
Dr Alsamara was very helpful, answered all questions, and was very respectful.
100

01/28/2020
this doctor truly was the BEST provider I have ever seen. His care while in the office and with follow up was exceptional
100

01/27/2020
Outstanding job
100

01/21/2020
He is the greatest!! Very concerned about his patients.
100

01/21/2020
excellent doctor!!!
100

01/21/2020
I stand in awe of Dr. Alsamara. He has my compete trust and confidence. He is an extraordinary man
100

01/21/2020
always excellent
100

01/19/2020
good
100

01/15/2020
I have only positive experiences with this provider!!!
90

01/14/2020
This provider is engaging and has an outstanding "bed-side manner."
100

01/12/2020
Dr Alsamara provides excellent cardiac care
90

01/12/2020
This was my first appt with Dr Alsamara. I liked him.
100

01/09/2020
I my experience Dr. Alsamara is the best and nicest person I have met. I have total confidence in him and his care for me.
100

01/08/2020
Listen to my concerns about medication & answered questions. Really appreciated that he had fully reviewed tests & file before I went for appointment!
100

01/07/2020
Wonderful, wonderful Doctor!!!!
100

12/31/2019
This is the first visit with Dr Al Samara and I had an excellent first impression of the Doctor.
100

12/24/2019
Dr. Alsamara is always very well prepared with updated knowledge of my medical condition and history. He is very thorough. He calls to personally talk with me about any test results I need to know about. He interacts with my other specialists and primary care doctor. He's a keeper!
100

12/18/2019
Dr. Alsamara, was great. he took the time to talk over my health condition and concerns. He took the time to insures I understood. He was friendly and personable. I have no concerns about seeing him again.
100

12/17/2019
This care provider makes me feel that he genuinely cares about me as a person. I appreciate that!
100

12/17/2019
very good
100

12/11/2019
I was provided outstanding care by the provider and his staff.
100

12/10/2019
excellent care provided
100

12/04/2019
Dr. Alsamara and staff drove over an hour one way to provide office visits of patients in a neighboring community. He provides care at a level that is not locally available in our town. With him he brings a tremendous amount of knowledge, trust and humor. I am forever grateful to be a patient of Dr. Alsamara. Thank you Kadlec for this opportunity.
100

12/02/2019
We so appreciate Dr. AlSamara coming to Pendleton so we don't have to drive to TriCities!
100

12/01/2019
Dr. AlSamara is the most caring up-to-date physician taking care of me I have ever had. Every time I see him I marvel at his genuine concern about my health. I am blessed to have him taking care of me.
100

11/26/2019
Just a long wait in exam room before being seen
100

11/26/2019
Dr. noticed that I was tremoring more and referred me to a neurologist.
100

11/26/2019
Great Doctor!!!
90

11/26/2019
Very happy with the doctors I've seen.
100

11/26/2019
Dr, Alsamara is the nicest and the best cardiologist in the entire world!! He is smart and we respect his opinion so much. We ask him about other medical issues and always love to hear his opinion.
100

11/17/2019
Dr. Alsamara is very good at listening to you and doesn't make you feel like you have to hurry because he doesn't have the time or interest to listen to you.
100

11/15/2019
Services provided by Dr. Alsamara have been great.
90

11/10/2019
always thoughtful and thorough - A blood screening was made available from GP
90

11/06/2019
excellent Doctor
100

11/05/2019
The care team has always been top drawer in their approach to my health and me as an individual. I especially appreciate the office in [...] which makes it so easy to see the doctor. [...] I am especially thankful.
100

11/04/2019
Doctor Alsamara is one great care provider. He is very caring and concerned about you health condition. If you call his office about a health problem, he will call you back personally.
100

11/03/2019
dr. alsamara is mom's cardiologist. she sees him every [...]. he exhibits skill, knowledge, compassion. he listens respectfully to my mother, which gives her a feeling of confidence and safety in his presence. we are very happy with dr. alsamara.
90

10/27/2019
good
100

10/23/2019
All Good
100

10/16/2019
very satisfied
100

10/15/2019
Dr. Alsamara and the staff shows concern and compassion. I'm very pleased with my care. Dr. Alsamara is the best physicians I have ever seen. He provides excellent care and goes the extra mile to ensure I completely understand on my overall health.
100

10/13/2019
Dr. Alsamara is wonderful. I have complete faith in him. No bad experiences.
100

10/06/2019
Provider didn't call in prescription. I have 1 year follow ups and last year pharmacy had to continually call office to fill my prescription
100

10/02/2019
he is excellent!
90

10/02/2019
Dr Alsamara took time to listen, explain my condition and answer all my concerrs in a way I could understand.
100

09/24/2019
Dr. AlSamara is one of the best physicians I have ever seen. He provides excellent care and goes the extra mile to ensure I completely understand why he is recommending a course of action and the impact it has on my overall health. He shows concern and compassion. I trust him.
100

09/18/2019
The Best
100

09/15/2019
dr alsamera is such a good caring dr and always is kind and respectful to my [...]. we trust him and depend on him for any of my [...]. his nurse is also great.
100

08/20/2019
Dr. Alsamara is an excellent physician and an extremely nice person! Very sweet, knowledgeable and caring.
100

08/06/2019
great
90

07/30/2019
I really enjoy Dr Alsamara.
100

07/28/2019
always great treatment
100

07/23/2019
Very professional, gave answers to questions I asked. Asked me questions I hadn't thought of. Very encouraging and friendly didn't treat me as a number on a chart..Listened to me and made me feel like they cared. Sometimes when I get nervous I chatter, I wasn't told to only answer questions asked and stay quiet..(I actually had a Dr. tell me that one day.)
80

07/22/2019
Nice guy good dr.
100

07/09/2019
Great! Dr. AlSamara is always familiar with me and my medical history even when I have not seen him for awhile. He is competent and thorough! He discusses any concerns that I have and leaves me feeling like they are resolved. I feel like he would be available should I need his medical care. Thank you, Dr. AlSamara!
90

07/08/2019
No bad experiences, good at what he does.
100

07/02/2019
This provider and his staff were extremely respectful towards me and my appointment. I am always happy to see this provider and his staff. Thank you.
100

07/02/2019
Dr. Alsamara is always very kind and courtesy to as always.
90

06/27/2019
AWESOME DOCTOR!
100

06/26/2019
Great experience
100

06/25/2019
excellent visit
100

06/25/2019
the physician was knowledgeable about my case
100

06/23/2019
THEY ARE VERY GOOD!! [...]
100

06/22/2019
very thoughtful
80

06/18/2019
great care. I believe I was listened to and and Dr was there for me!
100

06/16/2019
I am very satisfied to have a Dr. that take of like human and not a number. He shows genuine empathy. Thank you!
100

06/12/2019
Dr. ALSamara is an excellent physician. I am very pleased with his services.
100

05/31/2019
Doctor Alsamara is very positive, respectful and helps you understand your health issue very clearly. He even explained it in a very clear and understanding way to my family.
90

05/28/2019
Very attentive. Asked relevant questions.
100

05/28/2019
GREAT
100

05/28/2019
He has amazing bedside manner and listens to me.
100

05/27/2019
Dr. Alasamar is one of the best doctors I have had. He is very caring and very concerned about your health/
100

05/23/2019
dr alsamara has a wonderful "bedside manner"
100

05/21/2019
The physician was extremely courteous, interesting, and knowledgeable. He was very pleasant and easy to talk to and listen carefully
100

05/19/2019
excellent
100

05/19/2019
Great cardiologist and physician!
100

05/15/2019
he is a great doctor. I would recommend him to anyone.
100

05/13/2019
Very good, friendly, smart doctor. Cares about his patients.
100

05/12/2019
He is one of the most kind and compassionate doctors I've ever met as a provider for myself or family, or worked with, since I started working in the healthcare field more than 32 years ago.
100

05/12/2019
Good doctor.
100

05/12/2019
Good Care
100

05/12/2019
Have told 3 people about him.
100

05/12/2019
Excellent
100

05/08/2019
i FELT BOTH DR.AND STAFF WERE VERY COURTIOUS AND ATTENTIVE. i CAME AWAY FEELING VERY GOOD ABOUT OUR VISIT. D
90

05/05/2019
Every one in this office is polite,courteous and helpful. I have never had a bad experience when visiting this provider.
90

05/01/2019
good
100

04/30/2019
Excellent Doctor. courteous, caring and professional.
100

04/21/2019
Dr. Alsamara was thorough and professional during our meeting. I appreciated that he was cognizant of the price of prescription drugs and was helpful to us in acquiring them in a timely way, and at the best price.
100

04/18/2019
I was great by the best professional caregiver. They were very polite and were professional at what the were trained-in. Thank you.
80

04/18/2019
Every 6 months for a life threatening problem not often enough.
100

04/14/2019
he has my back and heart.
100

04/09/2019
it was a great experience.
100

04/09/2019
Dr. Alsamara is one of the kindest and most caring Doctors I have ever met. [...]
100

04/08/2019
ALL good.
90

04/07/2019
Since he put me on another blood pressure pill my cramps in my legs have stopped! I really like this dr.
100

04/07/2019
Dr. Alsamara is the best! He really cares about my health, my heart problem. He listens to my concerns, he treats me w/respect. He's knowledgeable, patient w/my questions.
90

04/07/2019
It took over 6 months before I could be seen. That's a long time to wait but Dr. Alsamara was very kind and helpful.
100

04/02/2019
He is consistently excellent. I hope he stays in the area.
100

03/28/2019
They were very nice to me.
100

03/26/2019
Appointment was good and I received a prescription.
100

03/26/2019
I've had good experiences with this Doctor
100

03/19/2019
great Doctor
90

03/12/2019
A very pleasant and friendly appointment.
100

03/12/2019
excellent, immediate concern and resolution of the problem.
100

03/10/2019
Dr. Alsamara is a wonderful Dr!!!
 
1100 Goethals Drive
Suite F

Richland, WA 99352
(509) 942-3273