Dr. Samuel Bride

Medical Doctor

Dr. Samuel Bride is a respected physician. He is also a father and husband and, in his free time, an avid tennis enthusiast. In 1995, Samuel was a Division I tennis player while he received his bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary located in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Afterwards, he moved to Boston to receive his Medical Degree in 2006 from Boston University School of Medicine located in Massachusetts. Now, Dr. Bride is the current Medical Director of UMD Urgent Care in Long Island City, New York and has been in that position since 2015.

Along with his career as Medical Director, he has done volunteer work as a visiting fellow at Lamtoro Medical Clinic in West Africa for the last ten years.

Dr. Bride has also been a volunteer as a physician for the past 3 years with UNHCR at a Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan. Samuel says that the experience is the most rewarding and gratifying of his life.

Professional Credentials


  • 2012-2013 Maimonides Medical Center Vascular Surgery
  • Brooklyn, New York Fellowship
  • 2010-2012 Saint Barnabas Medical Center General Surgery
  • Livingston, NJ Residency
  • 2006-2009 Boston University School of Medicine General Surgery
  • Boston, MA Residency

education background

  • 2002 – 2006 Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA MD

  • 1991 – 1995 College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA BA

Professional Experience

  • 11/23/2015 – Present UMD Urgent Care, Medical Director
  • 11/23/2105 – present UMD Urgent Care, Attending Physician
  • 2015 – Urgent Care/MedExpress, Attending Physician
  • 2014 Locum Tenens Surgeon.  Grove City Medical Center

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