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Samuel S. Lentz, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

207 Ratings
12 Comments

Samuel S. Lentz, M.D.

Section Head,
Professor,

Clinical Specialties

Gynecologic Oncology (general), Vaginal Prolapse Repair, Gynecologic Surgery, Urinary Incontinence Surgery, Fecal Incontinence

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-6673
Department: 336-716-6673

Email: slentz@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Wake Forest University , 1974
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine , 1978
  • Internship, Obstetrics & Gynecology, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1979
  • Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1982
  • Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, 1989

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology - Gynecologic Oncology
  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology - Obstetrics & Gynecology

NPI Number

  • 1154306702
Samuel S. Lentz, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

207 Ratings
12 Comments

Samuel S. Lentz, M.D.

Section Head, Gynecologic Oncology
Professor, Gynecologic Oncology
Comprehensive Cancer Center

Research Interests

cancer/oncogenesis, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7240 | Department: 336-716-6673

Email: slentz@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Coleman RL, Ali S, Levenback CF, Gold MA, Fowler JM, Judson PL, Bell MC, De Geest K, Spirtos NM, Potkul RK, Leitao MM Jr, Bakkum-Gamez JN, Rossi EC, Lentz SS, Burke JJ II, Van Le L, Trimble CL.. Is bilateral lymphadenectomy for midline squamous carcinoma of the vulva always necessary? An analysis from Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG) 173. Gynecol Oncol. 2013;128(2):155-159.

Levenback CF, Ali S, Coleman RL, Gold MA, Fowler JM, Judson PL, Bell MC, De Geest K, Spirtos NM, Potkul RK, Leitao MM Jr, Bakkum-Gamez JN, Rossi EC, Lentz SS, Burke JJ II, Van Le L, Trimble CL. Lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node biopsy in women with squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva: a gynecologic oncology group study. J Clin Oncol. 2012;30(31):3786-91.

Herzog TJ, Sill MW, Walker JL, O'Malley D, Shahin M, DeGeest K, Weiner SA, Mutch D, DeBernardo RL, Lentz SS. A phase II study of two topotecan regimens evaluated in recurrent platinum-sensitive ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancer: a Gynecologic Oncology Group Study (GOG 146Q). Gynecol Oncol. 2011;120(3):454-458.


Parson EN, Lentz S, Russell G, Shen P, Levine EA, Stewart JH IV. Outcomes after cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal surface dissemination from ovarian neoplasms. Am J Surg. 2011;202(4):481-486.

Helm CW, Richard SD, Pan J, Bartlett D, Goodman MD, Hoefer R, Lentz SS, Levine EA, Loggie BW, Miller B, et al. Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy in ovarian cancer: first report of the HYPER-O Registry. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2010;20(1):61-69.

Helm C, Richard SD, Pan J, Bartlett D, Goodman MD, Hoefer R, Lentz SS, Levine EA, Loggie BW, Miller B, et al. Hyperthermic chemotherapy for ovarian cancer--report of the HYPERO Registry [abstract]. Ann Surg Oncol. 2010;17(Suppl 1):S88.

Parson N, Shen P, Russell GB, Lentz SS, Levine EA, Stewart JH. Outcomes after cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal surface dissemination from ovarian neoplasms [abstract]. Ann Surg Oncol. 2010;17(Suppl 1):S120.

Werle DM, Smith J, Entrikin DW, Lentz SS, Leyendecker JR, Badlani G. Standardization of pelvic organ prolapse on MRI [abstract]. Neurourol Urodyn. 2008;27(2):127-128.

Lentz SS, Miller BE, Kucera GL, Levine EA. Intraperitoneal hyperthermic chemotherapy using carboplatin: a phase I analysis in ovarian carcinoma. Gynecol Oncol. 2007;106(1):207-210.

Rotman M, Sedlis A, Piedmonte MR, Bundy B, Lentz SS, Muderspach LI, Zaino RJ. A phase III randomized trial of postoperative pelvic irradiation in stage IB cervical carcinoma with poor prognostic features: follow-up of a gynecologic oncology group study. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2006;65(1):169-176.

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Professor, Gynecologic Oncology

Clinical Specialties

Gynecologic Oncology (general), Vaginal Prolapse Repair, Gynecologic Surgery, Urinary Incontinence Surgery, Fecal Incontinence
Samuel S. Lentz, M.D.

Samuel S. Lentz, M.D.

Section Head, Gynecologic Oncology
Professor, Gynecologic Oncology
Comprehensive Cancer Center

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Samuel S. Lentz, M.D.207 Ratings
12 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.8
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
3.8



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

7/1/2014

Dr. Lentz is exceptional. He evidently has shared his vision of exceptional expectations with his staff.

5/30/2014

I have a great deal of confidence in Dr. Lentz.

5/13/2014

He is a great doctor. He takes time to explain everything and asks if I understand and if I have anymore questions. During an exam, he tells me what he is doing and why. He speaks in a very comforting manner. It puts one at ease. I feel lucky to have him for my doctor.

5/5/2014

My husband did recommend my Dr. to a colleague of his. He has a sick family member. I am so grateful for Dr. Lentz and the others involved in my care. I am a christian and I know firsthand the power of prayer and the importance of a skilled and caring physician.

5/4/2014

Dr .Lentz is awesome !!! Couldn't ask for a better Doctor !!!

4/27/2014

Dr. Lentz is very professional and always seems to put me first with my health and care while in his office. His staff also treats me with quality care and professionalism.

4/25/2014

*Dr. Lentz is one of the kindest drs. I have ever gone to. I was so scared of having this survey. He made me feel so comfortable - everyone at WFBH was so KIND. Thank you!! all.

4/21/2014

I had a very good experience with my surgical needs and Dr.Lentz has always been top notch. He fixed my problem and I have every confidence I will not have any problems in the future from this method of treatment. Would highly recommend his services to my female family and friends.

4/16/2014

Dr. Lentz is a wonderful doctor, and very considerate of the patient. He takes a lot of time with the patient and is very attentive. I would recommend him to anyone.

3/20/2014

Very pleased with Dr. Lentz

3/19/2014

*Dr. Samuel Lentz is outstanding. Knowledgeable, professional, kind & compassionate.

3/12/2014

I love the was *Dr. Lentz sat and talked with us after exam.

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