Scott Samara M.D.
Scott Samara has served as surgical director for kidney transplant at the Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute at Integris Baptist Medical Center from its inception. Samara received his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in 1968. After completing his residency in urology at Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich., Samara began his career in the Department of Urology at the University of Oklahoma in 1973 as an assistant clinical professor. He was promoted to associate clinical professor in 1980 and full clinical professor in 1986. As director of kidney transplantation from 1973 to 1980, chief of the kidney transplant section from 1980 to 2006, and the chief of the pediatric transplant section from 1976 to 2007, Samara was an integral part of kidney transplantation at the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center.