Rashmi Roy, M.D., FACS
Dr. Rashmi Roy was born and raised in Long Island, New York. She attended The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD where she graduated with honors in 2001. Dr. Roy then returned to New York where she received her medical degree from New York Medical College in 2005. She went on to complete a 5-year residency in General Surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University Medical Center.
During her residency, Dr. Roy became extremely interested in endocrine surgery and very involved with clinical research in the field of thyroid cancer and adrenal tumors. After completing her general surgical residency, she returned to The Johns Hopkins Hospital for a 1-year fellowship in Endocrine Surgery. Dr. Roy published her ongoing research on thyroid cancer in surgical journals, presented her work at national meetings, and authored several chapters in the field of Endocrine Surgery.
Dr. Roy is a board certified surgeon by the American Board of Surgery (ABS) and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). Dr. Roy is a very active member of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES) as well as a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE). Dr. Roy joined Princeton Surgical Associates in 2011 and is an Assistant Professor in Surgery at the Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. She is an active participant of the multidisciplinary cancer center here at UMCPP.
Dr. Roy is one of the only fellowship-trained Endocrine Surgeons in the region. Her passion and expertise are in the patho-physiology and surgical techniques encompassing the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands. Her extensive training at Columbia University Medical Center and Johns Hopkins Hospital has provided her with advanced laparoscopic and minimally invasive skills to perform these delicate surgeries with the most modern technologies.
Dr. Roy also has a special interest in facial rejuvenation. She believes it is an art and a skill that can truly make a difference in the physical, emotional, and even mental state of a patient. Dr. Roy is trained and certified in providing the best nonsurgical facial esthetic techniques using Botox and Dermal Fillers.