Specialty Radiology Language(s) Spoken English Joined Kelsey-Seybold April 2021 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional Background Sara Russell is a certified radiology practitioner assistant (RPA) licensed by the Certification Board for Radiology Practitioner Assistants (CBRPA). She earned her certification for Radiology Practitioner/Radiologist Assistant at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah, where she graduated magna cum laude in 2010. Prior to joining Kelsey-Seybold, Sara cared for patients as a radiology practitioner assistant and registered radiologist assistant at UT Southwestern in Dallas, Texas. She has over 10 years of experience in performing fluoroscopic exams and image-guided procedures, including many interventional Radiology procedures. She joined Kelsey-Seybold in April 2021. Professional AssociationsSara is a member of The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), the American College of Radiology (ACR), the National Society of Physician Extenders (SRPE), and the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT). Hobbies and InterestsSara enjoys outdoor activities, including hiking, paddle boarding, and canoeing, as well as spending time with her twin sons.Fun Facts The best advice Sara has ever received is “The enemy of good is better. Know your limitations, when to stop, when to ask for help, and when you have simply done all you could.”Not everyone knows this about Sara, but she’s almost completely deaf in one year and has some hearing loss in the other. She wears a hearing aid, which helps, and can read lips that aren’t covered by a mask.Reality TV is Sara’s guilty pleasure. As a child, she wanted to be a mom when she grew up. Today, she’s “mom” to her two children, three rescue dogs, and a rescue kitty.