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Qualifications and Experience
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Dr. Roger L. Simpson is President of Long Island Plastic Surgical Group and has been a partner at the practice since 1981. Dr. Simpson graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Brussels, School of Medicine in 1974. He completed his General Surgery residency and his Plastic Surgery residency at Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, NY.
Dr. Simpson received certification from the American Board of Surgery in 1980 and the American Board of Plastic Surgery in 1981. Subsequently, Dr. Simpson completed a prestigious fellowship in Hand Surgery at the Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City in 1981, attaining the Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery.
Since 1989, Dr. Simpson has been the Director of the Residency Training Program in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Nassau University Medical Center. He holds several additional positions at Nassau University Medical Center, including Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Director of the Burn Center and Chief of the Hand Surgery Service.
Dr. Simpson directs LIPSG’s Center for Facial Paralysis where he continues the fundamental work of Dr. Leonard Rubin in techniques of reanimation of the paralyzed face. Other positions of leadership include the past President of the Medical Staff at Nassau University Medical Center and former Chief of Plastic Surgery at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Rockville Centre, New York. As a teaching professional, Dr. Simpson is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Verified Patient Reviews
Dr. Simpson took the time to review my medical records, thoroughly examined me and explained all aspects of procedure. Office staff was very efficient and accommodating.
He was wonderful! Everyone in the office was very nice. He did a thorough check up and explained everything to me in a respectful way. Very gentle and made sure I was not in any pain. You can tell he really knows his stuff! Would highly recommend.
Dr. Simpson is the best doctor I have ever met. He made me feel relaxed and confident about my surgery. He is a true professional and a compassionate and caring doctor. I would highly recommend Dr. Simpson to my family and friends.
Amazing doctor. I traveled to see him. He is a gifted surgeon with a wonderful bedside manner. Highly recommend.
I am grateful I was referred to Dr. Simpson. He is a skilled hand surgeon with such a calm demeanor and excellent bedside manners. I would highly recommend him to anyone who has hand, finger or wrist problems.