Dr. Rodney Anton Samaan MD Cardiologist

Dr. Rodney Samaan is a cardiologist in Sherman Oaks, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Health Louisville and Clark Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Kentucky College of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. Dr. Samaan accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 29 doctors at Baptist Health Louisville and one of 5 at Clark Memorial Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and Arabic.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Clinical Interests: Lipids, Echocardiography, Preventive cardiology, Sports medicine, preventive cardiology, transradial approach, adolescent and sports medicine cardiology, nuclear medicine, echocardiography, lipidology

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Arabic

Education & Medical Training

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, 2007

St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2010

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Internship, Internal Medicine, 2003–2004

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Class of 2003

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Chief Residency, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, 2006–2007

University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health
Other Training, 1996–1998

Centre College
Other Training, 1992–1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Society of Echocardiography
Certified 5 years in Echocardiography

American society of nuclear medicine
Certified 1 years in Nuclear

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 7 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 4 years in Cardiovascular Disease

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Beale Family Medicine Scholarship, University of Kentucky College of Medicine
1999

First Prize Centre College Literary Photo Contest, Centre College Literary
1995

Goodwill Scholarship, Centre College
1994

National Arab American Fellowship Scholarship, National Arab
1999

National Delta Omega Honorary Public Health Society, University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health
1998

National Phi Alpha Theta, Centre College (Honorary Historical Society)
1995

Severe Widening of the QRS complex, Left Ventricular Depression, Syncope Induced by Propafenone Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation, 12th Annual Residents and Fellows Research Paper
2009

Student Development Council Scholarship, University of Kentucky College
2001

Publications & Presentations

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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