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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
1 236 ratings
33 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
- 4.4 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
- 4.4 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 >
Dec 28, 2016
visit to the e.r. a week earlier showed arthritis of knee. after telling Dr of this condition he never even asked to examine or look at my knee!!
Dec 23, 2016
Dr Samonte, like Dr Jacobs, nothing but the best care, because they care about us.
Dec 6, 2016
I have recommended Dr. Samonte
Dec 5, 2016
Dr. Samonte is an excellent dr. He listens to your concerns & talks so you can undersand. He is one of the BEST.
Nov 1, 2016
Good
Oct 31, 2016
Dr. Samonte is very good and I do like him and trust his opinions and treatments !
Oct 28, 2016
doctor was very knowledgeable. Dr Sparich is really my doctor and I do wish he would come back to clinic
Oct 28, 2016
resolved my problem in a very satisfactory manor
Oct 6, 2016
No follow-up about PAST CONDITIONS _____ was any of his suggestions were helping my problem I was enduring.10. NEVER.
Sep 29, 2016
I feel Dr. Samonte is a very dedicated doctor.
Sep 28, 2016
I came in for a headache lasting several weeks. He listened to my heart and lungs, checked my eyes and prescribed muscle relaxants and naproxen. Upon follow up told me to go to the ER if symptoms are worse that tells me he doesn't care to find out what is causing the headaches.
Sep 23, 2016
I was having multiple issues and Dr. Samonte took the time to hear them all and address each problem. I am confident in Dr. Samonte's knowledge in medicine and the care he provides to his patients.
Sep 16, 2016
I have recommended the Dr and office to others.
Sep 10, 2016
RX to my RX took 2 or more days.
Aug 29, 2016
not surenot sure it is dictors fault, but had echocardiogram in august. told all was well. ended up in hospital in September with very leaky valve. was complaining about breathing issues, but they were not investigated.
Aug 9, 2016
I am very satisfied with the care Dr. Samonte gives to me. He is very professional, yet congenial.
Aug 2, 2016
Dr. Samonte did not seem to care very much about my issues, and as he asked me questions he just rattled them off as he stared @ the computer screen. Not very friendly or personable either. Needs work on bedside manner!
Jul 5, 2016
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, 2016
great
June 24, 2016
I just love tyhe Geisinger network and would recommend it to all my friends
June 6, 2016
I loved, everything very good!
June 1, 2016
1st time with this doctor. he was very nice. would see him again
May 27, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
Very impersonal. My daughter has special needs he didnt take any time with her
March 29, 2016
no meds needed
March 18, 2016
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, 2016
very good doctor
Feb 29, 2016
A resident doctor first met with me and did a very good job. The Dr onyx came in at the end.
Feb 29, 2016
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, 2016
The doctor was very friendly and understanding. Yes I would recommend him.