Dr. Albert D Sam MD Surgeon

Dr. Albert Sam is a surgeon in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baton Rouge General Medical Center and Lane Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 24 doctors at Baton Rouge General Medical Center and one of 4 at Lane Regional Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1994–2001

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 2001–2003

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Vascular Surgery

LA State Medical License
Active through 2014

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Does sex matter? Thirty-day stroke and death rates after carotid artery stenting in women versus men: results from the Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy versus Stenting Trial (CREST) lead-in phase.
Howard, V.J., Voeks, J.H., Lutsep, H.L., Mackey, A., Milot, G., Sam, A.D., Tom, M., Hughes, S.E., Sheffet, A.J., Longbottom, M., Avery, J.B., Hobson, R.W., Brott, T.G.

Aneurysm Outreach Inc., a nonprofit organization, offers community-based, ultrasonography screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Arrington, S., Ogata, T., Davis, P.M., Sam, A.D., Hollier, L.H., Tromp, G., Kuivaniemi, H.

Community-based, nonprofit organization-sponsored ultrasonography screening program for abdominal aortic aneurysms is effective at identifying occult aneurysms.
Ogata, T., Arrington, S., Davis, P.M., Sam, A.D., Hollier, L.H., Tromp, G., Kuivaniemi, H.

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