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S. Sami Daye, MD

General Surgery


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Dr. Daye was born in Portland, OR. He grew up in a small town in upstate New York on the Canadian border.

He attended college at Georgetown University in Washington D.C., graduating with a degree in Biology. He subsequently attended and graduated from Georgetown University Medical School in 1988. He went on to complete a five-year General Surgery residency at The Stamford Hospital in Stamford, CT, affiliated with New York Medical College, with rotations in NY City hospitals.

After his residency, Dr. Daye returned to his hometown in upstate New York to work with his father, also a general surgeon. In 2014, he relocated with his family to West Texas. He is currently practicing full time at Ward Memorial Hospital.

In his free time, he keeps busy with family activities, traveling and sports.

His areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

* Evaluation and Treatment of Abdominal Pain
* Laparoscopic Gall Bladder Surgery
* Hernia Repair
* Breast Surgery
* Upper Endoscopy
* Colonoscopy
* Carpal Tunnel Surgery
* Removal of Skin Lesions