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Providers call:1-800-332-8901
Patients call:1-800-275-6401


This provider sees patients at the following locations:


Family Practice Hazleton
426 Airport Rd
1 Beltway Commons
Hazleton, PA 18202
Geisinger - Mountain Top
35 S Mt Blvd
Mountain Top, PA 18707

There is no publicly available rating for this care provider for one or more of the following reasons:
  1. He or she does not see patients in the outpatient clinic setting.
  2. He or she sees patients, but has not yet received the minimum number of Patient Satisfaction Reviews. To be eligible for display, we require a minimum of 30 surveys. This ensures that the rating is accurate and statistically reliable.
  3. He or she is a community provider, not a Geisinger-employed provider. Community providers tend to see patients in their own private outpatient practices, which we do not survey.

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Samonte, Enrique P., MD Visit Geisinger.org for information on Enrique P. Samonte, MD. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Overall Rating:
4.5 out of 5
1 240 ratings
34 comments

Practicing Specialties:

  • Family Medicine, Board Certified, 2011
  • Primary Care

Education:

  • Saint Thomas University, U. of Santo Tomas 1988

Residency:

  • Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center 2010

Languages:

  • Tagalog/Filipino

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.6 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.5 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.5 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.5 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.5 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.5 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.6 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.4 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.5 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.4 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Aug 9
I am very satisfied with the care Dr. Samonte gives to me. He is very professional, yet congenial.
Jul 5
my doctor was very kind very nice very clear and concise with all his language and explanations of what was going on with me and what he was going to do for me I was set at ease
June 27
great
June 24
I just love tyhe Geisinger network and would recommend it to all my friends
June 6
I loved, everything very good!
June 1
1st time with this doctor. he was very nice. would see him again
May 27
I usually see another Dr here but due to his schedule I could not get in to see him. he is always very attentive and you always feel like he cares and is trying to help. this appointment seemed rushed to me. for example, I am down 25 pounds from my last appointment there and this was not mentioned, so therefore he didn't look to see if there were any changes with you in the last year. Sparich would have picked up on that immediately and his nurse would never miss the foot exam either.
May 24
Dr. Samonte is an excellent doctor! He listens & talks to you in a way you can understand & really cares about what you talk about.
Apr 27
I went in with 2 issues. he only addressed one and was ready to leave. I had to remind him there was another issue. I lost a considerable amount of weight since last visit and he did not address it until I mentioned it. he obviously did read my chart before coming to see me. this is not the first time this happened with this provider. last time he saw me I had symptoms of gerd. he wanted to prescribed gerd medication but I was already taking gerd Meds. again he had not reviewed my chart. except for Dr Sparich the Hazleton office is not giving Geisinger a good name. And Dr Sparich is very difficult to see.
Apr 14
when the Dr. tells me what he is going to do he does not tell me how this is going to effect me or my body. So now I have to make another appointment to find this out.
Apr 7
Very impersonal. My daughter has special needs he didnt take any time with her
March 29
no meds needed
March 18
I have been a patient of the Geisinger Health Care system since the mid 1970's, when I moved to this area. I have always been exceptionally happy with the care. Since my primary doctor retired 2 years ago I am now very disappointed with the current situation. I do not feel comfortable with the doctor, nurses or policies they seem to be practicing. I understand times change and so do procedures but no matter how hard I try to adjust I am not happy with how things are being handled now. The doctor ordered tests without any basis and without telling me what they were for at the same time. He required me to sign a paper about an unrelated medication renewal stating the test had to be taken and paper signed before I would get my prescription renewal.
March 3
very good doctor
Feb 29
A resident doctor first met with me and did a very good job. The Dr onyx came in at the end.
Feb 29
i feel the doctor did not show very interested in my good being. i think he could show more concern for the patient
Feb 25
The doctor was very friendly and understanding. Yes I would recommend him.
Feb 8
Not enough face to face & personal time with doctor. Doctor spends TOO MUCH TIME on COMPUTER SCREEN instead of patient. Not enough compassion or care for patient.
Feb 4
I already recommended him to my mother!
Feb 1
Very good.
Jan 27
Provider seemed rushed. Was professional but curt in demeanor. First impressions did not instill confidence.
Jan 19
My areas of concern were not addressed at all during my visit with Dr. Samonte. He did not give any explanation regarding my concerns or how to handle them. I was in and out of the office within 15 minutes.
Jan 7
Great Doctor! Recommended already to my friends!
Jan 5
Is not very personable. Does not seem to want to talk with patient in depth about problem or listen to the patient.
Jan 5
Dr. is good listener.
Dec 16, 2015
The doctor took the time to listen to my concerns and questions and that meant so much to me.
Dec 7, 2015
I have been a patient with Geisinger for many decades and will continue the Staff and Dr Samonti are top notch, very confident of the care I receive.
Nov 27, 2015
No reason not to recommend.
Nov 17, 2015
He is an excellent Dr and always has time for you. He listens to your concerns and is very helpful and intelligent
Nov 13, 2015
I always had good experiences during my visits with Dr. Samonte and I have complete confidence in him.
Nov 12, 2015
Dr. Samonte is good but I have not found a doctor that could replace Dr. Todd! She was wonderful!
Nov 11, 2015
Good
Oct 1, 2015
Doctor Samonte is a replacement for my previous doctor, Francis Kane, who no longer practices medicine. I really miss Doctor Kane and I am very sorry for his medical condition, but I like Doctor Samonte too.
Sep 28, 2015
good