Dr. Samra received her undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. After completing her Bachelor’s degree in Applied Health Sciences, she earned her Medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Samra then went on to complete a five-year residency program in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Samra is an active member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Her research interests include clinical advancements in facial plastic surgery, as well as healthcare innovation and design. Dr. Samra developed the Buckingham Virtual Tympanum iPhone app, which provides otolaryngologists (doctors of the ear, nose and throat) with a virtual tool to help diagnose ear pathology.