Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
Internal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA
Cardiology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque,NM
American College of CardiologyAmerican College of PhysiciansAmerican Society of EchocardiographyAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular DiseaseNational Board of EchocardiographyCertification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
Sarah Samaan, MD, FACC has been practicing in Plano since 1995 and has been with Legacy Heart Center since 2002. She serves on the Best Care committee at the Heart Hospital Baylor Plano and is co-chair of the echocardiography laboratory at Legacy Heart Center. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease. She has extensive experience in diagnostic imaging and holds certifications from the National Board of Echocardiography and the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology. in echocardiography and nuclear cardiology and has a special interest in transesophageal echocardiography.
In her practice Dr. Samaan focuses on preventive heart care and how people can help themselves avoid heart problems through diet, exercise and controlling blood pressure and cholesterol. Many of her patients seek her out because of her focus on prevention.
She also works with pregnant women who suffer from heart murmurs, arrhythmias and high blood pressure during their pregnancies. She is the co-author of a study called Hemodynamic Changes During Normal And Hypertensive Pregnancy: A Longitudinal Study, which was concerned with the forces generated by the heart and the motion of blood through the cardiovascular system during a woman’s pregnancy.
She frequently speaks to patient and professional groups on lipid disorders and other cardiac-related topics such as nutrition, hypertension and women and heart disease. See also serves as an official spokesperson for the American Heart Association.
She is a member of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, American Society of Echocardiography, American College of Cardiology and American College of Physicians.
She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University and her MD degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. She served her residency in internal medicine at the University of California in Irvine and completed her fellowship in cardiology at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.
Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety.Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Patient Comment 06/06/2017
Dr. Samaan has excellent interactions with her patients.
Patient Comment 05/15/2017
Dr. Samaan was absolutely wonderful. She listened, conversed, and put me at ease. I'm really pleased with this doctor.
Patient Comment 05/04/2017
Doctor Sara Samaan in my opinion is one of the BEST!
Patient Comment 05/04/2017
Patient Comment 05/03/2017
Dr. Samaan and her staff are exceptional people. I have the utmost confidence in my Doctor. I highly recommend her!
Patient Comment 04/17/2017
Dr. Samaan remembered or at least had noted to remind her of my family history and my mom's current health condition that directly related to my office visit with her.
Patient Comment 04/12/2017
Dr. Samaan is terrific. She is personable, explains things, listens patiently to my explanations and is most helpful. I am really glad she will be responsible for my cardiac care and scheduled testing.
Patient Comment 03/27/2017
Dr.Samaan is a excellent physician ! I recommend to anyone !
Patient Comment 03/14/2017
Dr. Samaan is absolutely wonderful and I feel incredibly lucky to have her looking after my heart!
Patient Comment 03/10/2017
It would be an honor to recommend my provider to anyone needing this type of care!
Patient Comment 03/03/2017
Good experience. The provider is a very caring person and makes you feel very comfortable.
Patient Comment 02/08/2017
Yes, I have recommended Dr. Samaan and Legacy Heart to others. I feel privileged to be one of her patients.
Patient Comment 01/23/2017
Dr. Samaan is wonderful!
Patient Comment 01/17/2017
Dr. Samaan is a fantastic cardiologist!
Patient Comment 01/10/2017
I like ''''''dr. I like Dr. Samaan, she is kind and concern about my health.
Patient Comment 01/06/2017
dr Samaan seemed very rushed this visit: usually she is very devoted to the patient during the visit. I had a particular concern and she didn't seem interested. I wasn't sure if new swelling in my legs was a cause for concern. I was glad I saw my PCP the same week so I could get it addressed.
Patient Comment 01/03/2017
Dr, Samaan has been my Cardiologist for a number of years. She has carefully watched the condition of my heart and treated accordingly. Dr. Samaan is a Gem!