Florida Medical Center
Dr. Lanalee Araba Sam is the Founder of Elite Obstetrics & Gynecology a boutique practice in Fort Lauderdale as well as the Director of Gynecologic Robotic Surgery at West Boca Medical Center, the Director of Women’s Health Services at Florida Medical Center, Public Relations Co-Chair of the American Medical Woman’s Association, the Past Chairwoman of the Broward County Medical Association Women’s Physicians Section. A loving mother of one 11 year old son, world traveler and triathlete, Dr. Sam also volunteered on the Boards of several community organizations including Women in Distress, the Broward YMCA, and the Darcy J. Foundation. Dr. Sam completed an undergraduate double major in Psychology and English at the University of Toronto, medical school at the University of Pennsylvania and her OBGYN residency at Lehigh Valley Hospital. Most recently Dr. Sam summited Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania march 2015 as the team physician of The Freedom Challenge Corporate Climb, an organization dedicated to ending global human trafficking. They raised over one million dollars with Dr Sam receiving two International humanitarian awards in London and Amsterdam from Women4Africa and The Voice Magazine respectively for her efforts. More information on her can be found at www.eliteobgyn.com and www.drsam.md.