Samson Hanka, MD

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4 out of 5
84 Ratings
9 Comments

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Specialty:
Internal Medicine

Shore Drive Internal Medicine
102 Shore Drive, Suite 303
Worcester, MA 01605
Phone: (508) 856-0458
Fax: (508) 856-0619

Education

  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Residency: Metro West Medical Center, Framingham MA
  • Medical School: Jimma University, Ethiopia

About The Provider

Dr. Samson Hanka is a board-certified Internal medicine primary care physician. He completed his residency here in Massachusetts and has been working in the state for the last 10 years. Dr. Hanka is a co-author on an article published in JAMA on the effects of Testosterone on the body as well as published studies focusing on Diabetes care.

As a young man, Dr. Hanka recalls that he was encouraged in school by his teachers to become a physician. This encouragement carries through into his practice today. Listening to, and encouraging patients to participate in their health is an important part of treating chronic issues such as diabetes and heart disease.

In his spare time, Dr. Hanka enjoys being with his family and working with nonprofit, charity organizations.

Special Interests

  • Chronic Disease Prevention
  • Weight Loss
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Diabetes Care

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.2
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
3.8
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
4
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
4
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
4
Care provider concern for questions/worries
3.8
Patients' confidence in Care provider
4.1
Care provider spoke using clear language

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Feb 28, 2019
Very good experience
Feb 27, 2019
Dr. Hanka listened carefully to my concerns and took the time to show me the results of the Framingham Heart study. I am very impressed by his care and individual attention and would highly recommend him.
Feb 20, 2019
Good
Feb 9, 2019
the doctor listen to my problem and I believe provided the best care I could have
Jan 28, 2019
A GREAT BEDSIDE MANNER, VERY PROFESSIONAL,, VERY THOROUGH.
Jan 5, 2019
Dr. Hanka was genial, understanding and compassionate
Nov 16, 2018
overall excellent
Sep 26, 2018
*Dr. Hanka first time meeting I felt comfortable & confident.
Sep 25, 2018
Very good.