Dr Sampson was born in Yorkshire and gained her radiology training in Sheffield and subsequently at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Middlesex. She has over twenty years specialist experience in the diagnosis of musculoskeletal disorders, and particularly in the use of image-guided interventional investigation and treatment - techniques that are highly specialized and demanding. Dr Sampson uses a wide range of radiology techniques including ultrasound, plain film radiology, fluoroscopy, CT and MR imaging to great benefit.
Dr Sampson is married to a Professor of Physics and spends most of her free time with her three sons. She enjoys sailing, warm water snorkeling and diving, and long walks in the Hampshire countryside.