Physician’s Profile

Roy Oommen, MD

NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital
NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
Board Certificates: 
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Thoracic Surgery
Thoracic/Cardiothoracic Surgery

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


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.