Richard S. Samuels, M.D.

A native of New Orleans, Dr. Samuels received his medical degree from Louisiana State University in 1990. After graduation, Dr. Samuels pursued a residency in internal medicine at the University of Washington. Following the completion of his diagnostic radiology residency at the Virginia Mason Medical Center in 1997, Dr. Samuels returned to the University of Washington for his fellowship in cross sectional imaging. Dr. Samuels became board certified in 1997 with the American Board of Radiology, and joined the Acumen team in 1998.

Dr. Samuels enjoys being a radiologist because it allows him to act as a detective in diagnosing the patients. He also enjoys the fact that technology is always improving, making imaging diagnosis even more accurate.

  • Louisiana State University, M.D.
  • University of Washington, Residency
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center, Residency