Dr. Samata Basani joins the MSCI team as our newest endocrinologist. Specializing in treating diseases and illnesses that affect the endocrine system (the glands that control many of our hormones dictating growth, reproduction, and more), Dr. Basani is committed to helping patients find their best health and always tries her best to deliver outstanding care. She puts the health of her patients first and always takes the time to answer any questions or concerns a patient might have.
Dr. Basani started her journey in medicine at the Alluri Sitaram Raju Academy of Medical Sciences in India, where she was born. After graduating from the academy, Dr. Basani attended three postdoctoral training programs as part of her internship and residency program. The first program brought her to the Atlanta Medical Center, where Dr. Basani served as a resident in Internal Medicine. After completing that training, Dr. Basani assumed the role of Chief Medical Resident also at the Atlanta Medical Center. Finally, Dr. Basani made her move to Texas to complete her fellowship as a fellow in Endocrine at the UT Southwestern Medical Center.
During her education, Dr. Basani received numerous honors, including “Best Clinical Fellow” during her time as an Endocrine Fellow at UT Southwestern. Dr. Basani is also a member of a number of medical associations and societies, including the American Diabetes Association, the Endocrine Society, and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists to name a few. She is fluent in four languages, including English, Hindi, Urdu and Telugu. Outside of work, Dr. Basani enjoys spending time with her two children as well as gardening.
American Board of Internal Medicine (for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism)
Alluri Sitaram Raju Academy of Medical Sciences
Baylor Medical Center at Irving
Las Colinas Medical Center