Biography

Soham Roy, MD, serves as our Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology. Dr. Roy received his undergraduate degree with highest distinction from Stanford University, received a full scholarship for medical education at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, then completed his residency in otolaryngology at the University of Miami. He completed a fellowship in pediatric otolaryngology at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh in 2002 prior to joining the faculty at the University of Miami, where he was named Professor of the Year in 2003. Dr. Roy is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and is a fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, the American College of Surgeons, and the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is a member of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology and the Society for Ear, Nose and Throat Advancements in Children. An internationally recognized speaker and author, Dr. Roy has given hundreds of lectures and published numerous scientific articles, book chapters, and national research presentations. He serves on specialty committees and is an annual course instructor at the meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He has received multiple awards for teaching, clinical care and original scientific research, and most recently received the Honor Award from the AAO in 2008 for his contributions in research and teaching. He is a recognized expert in operating room safety issues and serves as a consultant in the development of innovative and safer surgical devices.

Education

Medical School
Washington University School of Medicine,1995
Residency
University of Miami, 1999
Fellowship
The Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh,2002

Publications

Publication Information

Text Books, Books, Chapters, and Monograms published

Roy S., Tuberculous Otitis Media. Advanced Therapy for Otitis Media, ed. Bluestone CD, 2002 Albright JT, Roy S, Edmonds JL. The Pediatric Oral Cavity Mass. IN PRESS, Pediatric Oral Health and Dentistry, English Press.

Juried or refereed journal articles or exhibitions:

1. Lundy DS, Casiano RR, Sullivan PA, Roy S, Xue JW, Evans J. Incidence of abnormal laryngeal findings in asymptomatic singing students. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1999 Jul; 121(1): 69-77.

2. Josephson GD, and Roy S. Pediatric sinusitis: diagnosis and management. International Ped, 1999; 14(1): 15-21.

3. Lundy DS. Roy S. Casiano RR, Evans J, Sullivan PA, Xue JW. Relationship between aerodynamic measures of glottal efficiency and stroboscopic findings in asymptomatic singing students. J Voice 2000 Jun; 14(2): 178-83.

4. Lundy DS, Roy S, Casiano RR, Xue JW, Evans J. Acoustic analysis of the singing and speaking voice in singing students. J Voice 2000 Dec; 14(4): 490-3.

5. Roy S, Lundy DS, Marcillo AS, Casiano RR. A fine-cut technique for permanent laryngeal sectioning. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2001 Jan 124(1): 31-4.

6. Roy S, and Gungor A. Intranasal mass in an infant. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2002 Jun; 128(6): 721-2.

7. Roy S, Josephson GD, Lambert P. Retained tympanostomy tubes in the middle ear cleft: an uncommon complication of tube placement. In: Lim DJ, Bluestone CD, Casselbrant MI, et al, editors. Recent advances in otitis media: proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium on Recent Advances In Otitis Media. Hamilton (ON): BC Decker Inc; 2002. p.661-3.

8. Lundy DS, Roy S, Xue JW, Casiano RR, Jassir D. Spastic/spasmodic vs. tremulous vocal quality: motor speech profile analysis. J Voice. 2004 Mar; 18(1): 146-52.

9. Furze A, Lehman D, and Roy S. Rhabdomyosarcoma presenting as a Thyroid Malignancy in an Infant. Int Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology 2005 69, 267-270.

10. Lehman DA, Roy S. Septal perforation caused by nasal magnetic foreign bodies. Ear Nose Throat Journal, 2005 Jun; 84(5): 266-7.

11. Lehman DA, Astor FC, Roy S, Younis RT. Impacted pharyngeal fish bone migrating to the retropharynx. Ear Nose Throat Journal, 2005 Nov; 84(11): 626-7

12. Green J, Roy S. Angiokeratoma of the Oral Tongue. International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology Extra Volume 1, Issue 2, June 2006, Pages 107-109

13. Smith LP and Roy S. Treatment Strategy for Iatrogenic Nasal Vestibular Stenosis in Young Children. Int Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Volume 70, Issue 8, August 2006, Pages 1369-1373.

14. Vivero RJ, Dave S, Roy S. Inflammatory Pseudotumors of the Trachea. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Extra, Volume 1, Issue 3, September 2006 (217-19)

15. Dave S., Roy S., and Pernas F. Lymphocytic Parotid Gland Enlargement in the Pediatric HIV Population: The Benign Lymphoepithelial Cyst. Laryngoscope. 2007 Jan; 117(1): 106-13.

16. Fisher CS, Guerra L, and Roy S. Use of intraoperative ultrasound for localizing the difficult parapharyngeal abscess in children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2007 Mar; 71(3): 375-8. Epub 2006 Dec 22.

17. Roy S and Zito J. Bilateral Subglottic Cysts in an infant managed with CO2 laser marsupialization. Ear Nose Throat Journal. 2007 Apr;86(4):212, 214.

18. Roy S and Vivero R, Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis. Ear Nose Throat J. 2008 Jan; 87(1):18-9.

19. Soham R (name referenced incorrectly), Vivero R. Bilateral choanal atresia in a newborn. Ear Nose Throat J. 2007 Oct;86(10):608-9.

20. Dave SP, Vivero R, Roy S. Facial Cutaneous Mucormycosis in a Full-Term Infant. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008 Feb;134(2):206-9

21. Smith LP and Roy S. Fire/burn risk with electrosurgical devices and endoscopy fiberoptic cables. American Journal of Otolaryngology 2008 May; 29(3): 171-176.

22. Roy S, Vivero R, Smith LP Adenotonsillar Pathology in Post Organ Transplant Children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2008 Jun;72(6):865-8

23. Vivero R and Roy S. Glottic Webs in Children. Ear Nose Throat J. 2008 Jul;87(7):372-5.

24. Garazi E. and Roy S. Diagnosis and Management of Nasal Dermoids. Ear Nose Throat J 2009 Apr: 88(4):866-868

25. Roy S, Smith LP A Novel Technique for Treating Auricular Hematomas in Mixed Martial Artists (Ultimate Fighters). In press, American Journal of Otolaryngology.

26. Roy S, Smith LP, Reyes S. Bipolar Radiofrequency Plasma Ablation (Coblation) of Lymphatic Malformations of the Tongue. Int J Pediatric Otorhinolaryngol. 2009 Feb; 73(2):289-293

27. Vivero R and Roy S. Airway Implications of Congenital Sternal Agenesis. In press, American Journal of Otolaryngology

28. Agarwal G, Roy S. Laryngeal Clefts. Accepted for publication in ENT Journal , March 2009

29. Gelfand Y, Roy S, and Albright JT. Unusual Foreign Body Aspiration. Ear Nose Throat J. 2009 July;88(7):994

30. Roy S, Smith LP. Device Related Risk of Airway Fire in a Mechanical Model. In press, American Journal of Otolaryngology

POSTER PRESENTATIONS

Gelfand Y, Albright J, Duncan N, Raynor T, Vilela R, Roy S, Edmonds JL. Laryngotracheal Separation Surgery for Intractable Aspiration. ASPO annual meeting, May 2009

Vivero R, Roy S Treatment of Complicated and Uncomplicated Preauricular Pits. AAO-HNS 2008 Annual Scientific Meeting, September 2008

Roy S, Ruiz J, Rodriguez M. Midline Glossotomy and Intraoperative CT scanning for Management of Deeply Embedded Foreign Bodies. ABEA section of COSM meeting, May 2008

Roy S, Smith LP, Reyes S. Bipolar Radiofrequency Plasma Ablation (Coblation) of Lymphatic Malformations of the Tongue. ASPO annual meeting, May 2008.

Roy S, Smith LP A Novel Technique for Treating Auricular Hematomas in Mixed Martial Artists (Ultimate Fighters). Triologic Meeting, May 2008

Rodriguez M, Younis RT, and Roy S. Microdebrider-assisted removal of subglottic hemangiomas. AAO-HNS 2007 Annual Scientific meeting

Dave SP, Vivero R, Roy S. Facial Cutaneous Mucormycosis in a Full-Term Infant. ASPO annual meeting, San Diego, CA, 2007

Vivero R, Dave SP and Roy S. Inflammatory Pseudotumor of the Trachea. SENTAC annual meeting, San Francisco, CA 2006

Smith L and Roy S. Fire and Burn Risk with Endoscopy Fiberoptic Cables. AAOHNS Annual Scientific Meeting, Toronto Ontario, 2006

Dave S, Roy S, and Pernas F. BLEC in HIV positive Children. ASPO, May 2006

Fisher CS, Guerra L, and Roy S. Use of intraoperative ultrasound for localizing difficult parapharyngeal abscesses in children. ASPO, May 2006.

Dolan J, Halliday N, Cardona B, Roy S. Use of Dexmedetomidine as the Sole Adjunct to Local Anesthesia for Direct Laryngoscopy. Society of Pediatric Anesthesia, February 2006

Furze A, Lehman D, and Roy S. Rhabdomyosarcoma presenting as a Thyroid Malignancy in an Infant. SENTAC annual meeting, December 2004.

Zdanski CJ, Roy S, Sabo D, Arjmand EM. Sensorineural hearing impairment in the NICU population. American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, May 2001 (1st place prize winner, poster contest)

Roy S, Lundy DS, Marcillo A, Casiano, RR, Xue JW. A fine-cut technique for permanent laryngeal sectioning. American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, September 1999.

Lundy DS, Roy S, Casiano RR, Sullivan PA. Acoustic analysis of the singing and spoken voice in classical voice students. 28th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice, June 1999.

Roy S, Josephson GD, Lindstrom C, and Lambert W. Management and complications of retained tympanostomy tubes in the middle ear cleft. International Symposium on Otitis Media, March 1999

Lundy DS, Roy S, Casiano RR, Sullivan PA. Evaluation of pulmonary function in singing students. American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, September 1998

Lundy DS, Roy S, Casiano RR, Sullivan PA. Incidence of abnormal laryngeal findings in asymptomatic singing students. American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, September 1997

OTHER WORKS, PUBLICATIONS, ABSTRACTS:

Roy S., Vivero R., Otitis Media: Diagnosis and Treatment. Prohealth Magazine, Nov-Dec 2006.

Roy S., Vivero R., Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy. Prohealth Magazine, Pending publication.

Roy S., Smith L. Surgical Fires: Otolaryngologists are at High Risk, Letters to the Editor, Bulletin of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. Vol 26 No. 4, 10-11. April 2007

Roy S. Reducing the Risk of Surgical Fires in the Operating Room. SurgiStrategies magazine, April 2009.

OTHER WORKS ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION:

Gelfand Y, Albright J, Duncan N, Raynor T, Vilela R, Roy S, Edmonds JL. Laryngotracheal Separation Surgery for Intractable Aspiration. Submitted to Archives of Oto-HNS

Roy S, Ruiz J, Rodriguez M. Midline Glossotomy and Intraoperative CT scanning for Management of Deeply Embedded Foreign Bodies. Submitted to Archives of Otolaryngology

Rodriguez MJ, Roy S, Smith LP, Younis RT . Microdebrider-assisted removal of subglottic hemangiomas. Submitted to Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.

Bared A, Roy S, Dinh C. Langerhan’s Cell Histiocytosis. Submitted for publication in Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Shapira Y, Telischi FF, Angeli SI, Roy S. Intratympanic Steroids in Children. Submitted for publication in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.

Roy S, Yellon R, Campbell T. Voice disorders in children. Accepted for publication to International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology

Lundy DS, Roy S, Casiano RR, Sullivan P. Evaluation of pulmonary function in singing students. Submitted for publication to Phonoscope.

Roy S and Smith LP. Adenotonsillectomy in Children with Sickle Cell Disease. Submitted to Journal of Pediatric Hematology.

Checcone M, Sargi Z, Roy S and Casiano RR. Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery for the Excision of Juvenile Nasal Angiofibromas. Submitted to International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology

Mobley SR, Roy S, and Buchman CA. Internet use by Otolaryngology Patients. Submitted for publication to Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Arjmand EM, Roy S, Brenski A, Webber A and Pollock A. Pediatric Sensorineural Hearing Impairment: Etiology, Severity, and Inner Ear Anomalies. Submitted to International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology