Dr. Samuel Bride

Medical Doctor & Tennis Enthusiast

Dr. Samuel Bride makes his living as a physician, but he is also a father, husband and an avid tennis enthusiast. Dr. Bride is the current Medical Director of UMD Urgent Care in Long Island City, New York and has been since 2015.

He began his journey in 1995 when he received his bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary located in Williamsburg, Virginia. While studying there, Samuel was also a Division I tennis player. After completing his undergrad education, he went on to receive his Medical Degree in 2006 from Boston University School of Medicine located in Boston, Massachusetts.

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 these experiences are 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

Connect with Dr. Samuel Bride

If you have the desire to learn more about tennis, you can get in touch with Dr. Bride by using the form located on our contact page. Dr. Samuel Bride is always welcome to connecting with fellow players or to answer any questions you may have about the sport of tennis. If you would like to hear what Samuel has to say regarding the game, you can follow his social media for updates and useful tips.


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