Ron Samet

Ron Samet

Dr. Ron E. Samet, born in Israel, graduated Yale Medical School in 2001, completed an anesthesiology residency at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in New Jersey and a trauma anesthesiology fellowship at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Seeking to offer trauma patients better analgesic options, he taught himself ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia in 2006 and developed particular expertise in peripheral nerve blocks for trauma patients. In 2007, Ron founded the Program in Regional Anesthesiology at the University of Maryland, has published a chapter on Peripheral Nerve Blocks in Trauma Patients and currently directs the University of Maryland’s Acute Pain and Regional Anesthesia Service for general patients and trauma victims. Dr. Samet also serves as the program director for the Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship. Dr. Samet has lectured and led over 100 ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia talks and workshops both nationally and internationally.