Before joining Goodwin Community Health in 2023, Dr. Samaan practiced family medicine for 20 years at hospitals and practices in Alaska and Texas. During his time in Alaska, he also served on the faculty of the Alaska Family Medicine Residency for four years. He is a Marine Corps veteran. In addition to being a primary-care provider for patients of all ages at Goodwin Community Health, Dr. Samaan will serve as Associate Program Director Graduate Medical Education program at Portsmouth Regional Hospital, working closely with the resident physicians who are based at Goodwin Community Health and others doing rotations in prenatal care, addiction medicine and advanced-practitioner psychiatry at Goodwin and at Families First. He will also serve as a hospitalist at Portsmouth Regional Hospital.