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Alsamarai, Susan, MD

Gender

Female


Language

English

Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).


Specialties
Accepting New Patients
  • Medical Oncology
Not Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Internal Medicine

Areas of Expertise
Breast Disease, Gastrointestinal Malignancies, Head & Neck Cancers, Hematologic Cancers, Lung Cancer, Melanoma, Skin Cancer

Education

Fellowship
Yale New Haven Hospital

Internship
Yale New Haven Hospital

Medical School
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Residency
Yale New Haven Hospital

Undergraduate
The College of New Jersey


Professional Organizations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology, Member
  • American Society of Hematology, Member

Reviews

Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

Happy with my care privider

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. Alsamari is an outstanding and dedicated physician. I am so grateful to her.

5 out of 5 stars

The Dr.made me feel she was truly going to help me. She was very concerned about my case.

5 out of 5 stars

Thanks for everything

5 out of 5 stars

My experience so far was exceptional.

5 out of 5 stars

The doctor was concerned and even talked about doing genetic testing again. She put me at easy

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Alsamarai was wonderful and very informative. Excellent care!

5 out of 5 stars

I'm not on any meds. I just have to come back periodically to make sure my platelets up up - I'm now coming once a year.

5 out of 5 stars

Would definitely recommended the Dr. And practice.

5 out of 5 stars

Excellent care and concern from my doctor as well as her staff.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. Alsamarai is phenomenal!

5 out of 5 stars

I came in for a consultation with Dr Alsamarai. She made me feel confident that changing to her for my medical needs was the best choice I could make.

5 out of 5 stars

My concerns and test results were broken down into terms that were easy for me to understand. Dr Alsamurai made sure I understood what was going on and gave me many opportunities to ask questions.


Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

Wanted to say thank you to Dr. Alsamarai for taking the time to thoroughly explain not only mom's condition but also all test results and what we should expect moving forward. I would highly recommend her if you or a family member has the need for an excellent Hematologist/Oncologist!

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Alsamarai is kind and professional. She explained every test result and her findings in detail. Answered all my questions. A gentle caring doctor

5 out of 5 stars

Really great professionals they took their time with me explaining everything that was going happen great experience

5 out of 5 stars

Staff was pleasant and treated me with respect and dignity

Bio

Susan Alsamarai, MD, has worked in Connecticut since 2005 when she came for residency and a subsequent fellowship in oncology at Yale University. She briefly worked as a hospitalist in Manhattan between residency and fellowship. She joined Hartford Healthcare in 2012, seeing patients at MidState Medical Center.

Dr. Alsamarai practices general medical oncology with a particular interest in hematology/hematologic malignancies. As part of the Melanoma and Skin Cancer program, she brings knowledge immunotherapy stemming from fellowship when she was involved in the early ipilimumab clinical trials. She enjoyed seeing the dramatic improvement not only in treatment options, but, more importantly, responses and survival.

Insurance

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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