Dr. Lanalee Araba Sam , MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

(954) 776-4877

Elite Obstetrics & Gynecology PA
2466 E Commercial Blvd Ste 101
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308


Click HERE to watch Dr. Sam perform a hysterectomy using the da Vinci Surgical System. Click HERE to watch Dr. Sam discuss Uterine Fibroids. Click HERE to watch Dr. Sam discuss Essure Tubal Sterilization. Dr. Sam graduated from University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. This school is ranked #12 out of 144 in primary care quality by US News & World Report as well as being ranked #3 out of 144 in research quality. Dr. Sam is trained on the da Vinci in performing hysterectomies and does several surgeries at Imperial Point Medical Center. Dr. Sam has six awards, including the Patients' Choice Award. About the da Vinci Hysterectomy When medication and other treatments cannot relieve your symptoms, a hysterectomy is often recommended. It can provide a more effective, definitive and long-term solution for conditions like excessive menstrual bleeding. If you are considering or your doctor has recommended a hysterectomy, you are not alone. One in three women in the United States will have a hysterectomy before turning 60. The da Vinci Hysterectomy offers several potential benefits over traditional approaches, including: • Significantly less pain • Minimal blood loss and need for transfusion • Fewer complications • Shorter hospital stay • Quicker recovery and return to normal activities • Small incisions for minimal scarring • Better outcomes and patient satisfaction, in many cases This procedure is performed using the da Vinci Surgical System at Imperial Point Medical Center. It is a breakthrough surgical platform that enables gynecologists to operate with unmatched precision, vision and control. By overcoming the limitations of both traditional open and laparoscopic surgery, da Vinci is revolutionizing gynecologic surgery for women.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 21 Years

Languages Spoken: English , French and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1998

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • West Boca Medical Center
  • Broward Health Imperial Point
  • Holy Cross Hospital
  • Broward Health Medical Center
  • Northwest Medical Center

Specialties: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Avmed Choice
  • AvMed Empower
  • AvMed Engage
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry FL Carelink HMO
  • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
  • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana South Florida HUMx HMOx
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Sam's Office Information

Fax: (954) 422-9904
Website: eliteobgyn.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-1:00 PM

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