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Samuel David Butensky, MD

Hospital Resident

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Samuel David Butensky, MD


Originally from Livingston, NJ, I studied biomedical engineering at Duke University and graduated in 2015. Afterwards, I was a research assistant in a neuro-engineering lab at the Burke Institute in White Plains, NY, before attending Hofstra University for medical school. I graduated in 2021, and I'm currently a surgery resident at Yale.

Favorite movies: The Matrix, Shawshank Redemption, and A Few Good Men.

Favorite teams: Duke Blue Devils, Yankees/Knicks/Giants

Favorite New Haven Pizza: Honeypot at De Legna (Nolo) or Buffalo Chicken at BAR

Favorite Italian Restaurant: Adriana's in New Haven

Education & Training

  • MD
    Hofstra University (2021)
  • BEngSci
    Duke University, Biomedical Engineering (2015)