Roy Arogyasami MD

Dr. Roy is a board-certified ophthalmic surgeon specializing in vitreo-retinal surgery.

He received his medical degree at Columbia University after attending the University of Virginia for his premedical studies.  He completed ophthalmology residency at St. Lukes Roosevelt in Manhattan, a teaching hospital of Columbia University.

He has completed a two year surgery fellowship at Retina Associates of New Orleans and also a pre-residency research fellowship in retinal electrophysiology at Columbia University.

Prior to joining Eye Care for the Adirondacks, Dr. Roy spent two years working with the underserved on the Navajo reservation in Arizona.  He has volunteered at children’s hospitals in Guatemala and India.  Beyond this, he is a member of See International a group that does expeditions to the third world to perform sight restoring surgery.