Physician’s Profile

Roy Oommen, MD

Affiliations: 
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
Expertise: 
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Thoracic Surgery
Thoracic/Cardiothoracic Surgery
Honors: 
Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons Skills Award, 2009
Robert Grossman MD Award for Surgical Excellence, 2005
NIH Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Diabetes Cooperative Research Centers/ HUCM Summer Research Fellowship, 2001
WHUR-AMP Research Grant, 1998
About: 

Dr. Oommen comes to NYP/Columbia from Boston, where he served as a thoracic surgery attending at Boston Medical Center and at Thoracic Surgery Associates. Dr. Oommen’s training included a joint MBA and medical degree at Howard University in 2004; general surgery residency at New York Medical College; cardiothoracic surgery residency at Montefiore-Albert Einstein College of Medicine; and minimally invasive thoracic surgery fellowship at Boston Medical Center.

In addition to his professional duties, Dr. Oommen volunteers as Medical Director for the non-profit organization Love Without Reason.