Rachel Samardak, PA-C
Rachel Samardak, PA-C, joined DFD Russell Medical Centers’ Turner location in 2022. She attended Le Moyne Physician Assistant Program in Syracuse, NY. Currently, she is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Society of
Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA).
As a board-certified physician assistant, Rachel focuses on family medicine with a special interest in dermatology and women’s health. Prior to joining DFD, she spent a few years in hospital medicine where she gained experience in acute and chronic medical conditions.
Rachel believes communication and empowerment are key to enhancing positive healthcare outcomes. Through open channels of communication, patients can gain the support and education they need to make informed healthcare decisions. Rachel views her role as a resource for patients.