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Dr

Christopher C. Roth, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Urology

Academic Office:
LSUHSC Department of Urology
1542 Tulane Ave. #547
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 568-2207

Clinical Office:
Department of Urology
Children's Hospital of New Orleans
200 Henry Clay Ave., Suite 2309
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 896-9233

Appointments

(504) 896-2888

Degrees

Louisiana State University, BS

Louisiana State University School of Medicine, MD

Bio

Dr. Christopher Roth graduated summa cum laude from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology. Dr. Roth was awarded the University Medal for the highest academic average in his graduating class. He received his medical education at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport where he earned the Robert K. Womack Memorial Award for excellence in the study of urology and was a member of Alpha Omega Alpha. Following medical school Dr. Roth moved to New Orleans for his urologic training which he completed as a resident in the LSUHSC-Ochsner Clinic Foundation residency program. After residency he pursued additional training in pediatric urology and has recently completed an ACGME accredited two-year pediatric urology fellowship at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. As a fellow he completed a year of basic science research with an emphasis on tissue regeneration of the urinary bladder. The work completed by Dr. Roth and his collaborators during his time in Oklahoma  resulted in numerous papers and a book chapter on the subject of tissue regeneration in urology. Dr. Roth returned to the Department of Urology at LSUHSC-New Orleans in 2009 where he is an Assistant Professor of Urology. He has continued to pursue his interest in clinical and basic scinece research resulting in several national presentations and peer reviewed publlications.  He has a clinical practice at the Children’s Hospital of New Orleans.   He maintains board certification in urology and a certificate of added qualification in pediatric urology from the American Board of Urology.

Clinical Interests

Reconstructive and minimally invasive pediatric urology.

Teaching Activities

Instructor, Science and Practice of Medicine 100.

Committees & Administrative Responsibilities

Chairman of Surgical Services, Childen's Hospital New Orleans.