Stephen Samuel, MD, MPH

Board-Certified Hematopathologist

Dr. Stephen Samuel is board certified in Anatomical & Clinical Pathology, Cytopathology, and Hematopathology by the American Board of Pathology. After receiving his medical degree from the University of Texas at Houston Medical School, he completed his anatomical and clinical pathology residency training from Texas A&M Health Science Center – Baylor Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple, Texas. He then pursued additional subspecialty training with a Hematopathology fellowship at Texas A&M Health Science Center – Baylor Scott & White Memorial Hospital (Temple, TX), followed by a Cytopathology fellowship at The MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.

Dr. Samuel grew up in the greater Houston area and completed his undergraduate education with a B.S. in Biology and a minor in Chemistry from Baylor University (Waco, TX). He then furthered his studies, earning a Master of Public Health at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health.

Sagis is pleased to welcome Dr. Samuel to our renowned team of Pathologists. Dr. Samuel has extensive professional experience as a full-service hospital-based pathologist since he joined Tejas Pathology Associates (Tomball, TX) in 2012. He has continued to provide medical service excellence and currently serves as the President of Tejas Pathology Associates.

When he is not at work, he enjoys exploring Houston’s culinary scene and traveling across the U.S. and internationally with his lovely wife of over fifteen years and their three children.

Education

Fellowship Training

Cytopathology
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Hematopathology
Texas A&M Health Science Center | Scott & White Memorial Hospital
Temple, TX

Residency Training

Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
Texas A&M Health Science Center | Scott & White Memorial Hospital
Temple, TX

Medical School

University of Texas at Houston Medical School
Houston, TX

University of Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health
Houston, TX

Undergraduate

Baylor University
Waco, TX

Board Certifications

Anatomic & Clinical Pathology

The American Board of Pathology

Cytopathology

The American Board of Pathology

Hematology/Hematopathology

The American Board of Pathology

Memberships

Harris County Medical Society

Houston Society of Clinical Pathologists

Texas Society of Pathologists

Texas Medical Association

College of American Pathologists

American Society for Clinical Pathology

International Clinical Cytometry Society

Research & Publications

Publications
  • Bhosle M, Samuel S, Vosuri V, Paskett E, Balkrishnan R. Physician and patient characteristics associated with outpatient breast cancer screening recommendations in the United States: Analysis of the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey Data 1996–2004. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment Volume 103, pages 53–59 (2007).
Poster Presentations
  • Samuel S, Ohanian M, Rappaport E, Halka K, Speights V, Koss W: Intradural Relapse in Kappa Light Chain Myeloma. (Poster presentation, Neoplastic Hematopathology Update Conference, November 2010)
  • Samuel S, Lopez L: A Rare Case of Malignant Mesothelioma with Metastasis to the Tonsil. (Poster presentation, College of American Pathology Annual Conference 2009)
  • Samuel S, Szymanski J, Speights V: The Diagnostic Dilemma of Daisy Cells. (Poster presentation, Texas Society of Pathologists 87th Annual Meeting and College of American Pathology Annual Conference 2008)
  • Samuel S, Koss W, Linz W: Essential Elements of a Transfusion Medicine Consultation Report. (Poster presentation, Texas Society of Pathologists 86th Annual Meeting and College of American Pathology Annual Conference 2007)
Thesis
  • Master of Public Health Thesis: “Physician and Patient Characteristics of Breast Cancer Screening”. Thesis advisor: Dr. Rajesh Balkrishnan Primary advisor: Dr. Michael Swint