A graduate of The Ohio State University in Columbus, Samantha Cox, DO, earned her osteopathic medical degree from Ohio University in Athens. She then completed a general surgery internship and residency at Summa Akron City Hospital in Akron, Ohio. After her residency, she completed a vascular surgery fellowship at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore.
Dr. Cox is certified in advanced cardiac and trauma life support, as well as fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery. A member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the Association of Women Surgeons and the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, among other organizations, she most recently published research about developing a standard for urgent and emergent vascular surgery. She also recently presented research for pulmonary embolus management using a catheterbased technique at the Advances in Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy annual meeting and for endovascular management of pulmonary embolus and axillary artery embolus at the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society annual meeting.