Dr. Sam B. Atallah MD

Dr. Sam B. Atallah is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Winter Park, Florida and is affiliated with Florida Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 14 years. Dr. Atallah accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Florida Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

Are you Dr. Atallah? Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Florida Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, General Surgery, 2006–2007

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2002–2006

West Virginia University
Residency, General Surgery, 2000–2002

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified 4 years in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 7 years in Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

FL State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow of the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, ASCRS

America's TOP Surgeon Award


Publications & Presentations

A systematic review of transanal minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS) from 2010 to 2013.
Martin-Perez, B.,Andrade-Ribeiro, G. D.,Hunter, L.,Atallah, S.

Robotic transanal minimally invasive surgery for local excision of rectal neoplasms (Br J Surg 2014; 101: 578-581).
Atallah, S.

Transanal minimally invasive surgery: a giant leap forward.
Atallah S, Albert M, Larach S 2010 9

See all 16 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support

See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Doctors

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.