Marquis Top Doctors

Abenamar Arrillaga

Title: Associate Trauma Medical Director and SICU Medical Director
Company: Good Samaritan University Hospital
Location: Bay Shore, New York, United States

Abenamar Arrillaga, associate trauma medical director and surgical intensive care unit (SICU) medical director at Good Samaritan University Hospital, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in health care.

Dr. Arrillaga is a distinguished trauma and acute care surgeon, currently serving as the associate trauma medical director and SICU medical director at Good Samaritan University Hospital since 2016. Additionally, he has held the position of program director for general surgery residency at St. Catherine’s of Sienna Hospital since 2022. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the Medical College of Pennsylvania, now Drexel University, in 1988, following a Bachelor of Arts from Emory University in 1984.

With a career spanning over three decades, Dr. Arrillaga has made significant contributions to the field of trauma and acute care surgery. Prior to his current roles, he honed his skills and expertise during a tenure of 14 years at Mission Hospitals, where he specialized in acute care surgery, Surgical ICU, trauma, and emergency care. He also served at the Greenville Hospital System earlier in his career.

In addition to his professional endeavors, Dr. Arrillaga is dedicated to humanitarian efforts, having participated in two surgical mission trips to Guatemala. He finds fulfillment in spending time with his family, indulging in reading, and unwinding with television. He attributes his success to his inherent gifts and exceptional focus, which he believes sets him apart. He emphasizes the importance of unwavering determination and the intent to do good in achieving one’s goals.

Reflecting on his career journey, Dr. Arrillaga finds pride in his progression from a student surgeon to a master surgeon, navigating both successes and failures along the way. He is committed to being true to himself and strives to be the best father possible. Looking ahead, he envisions continuing to make a positive impact in the medical field until retirement. He remains dedicated to mentoring aspiring surgeons and contributing to the advancement of trauma and acute care surgery.

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