Lyda E. Rojas Carroll, MD, FACS

Lyda E. Rojas Carroll, MD, FACS

Specialty: Breast Surgery
Chair, Department of Otolaryngology (ENT), General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Urology
Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Accepting New Patients
Surgery - Fishkill - Westage Business Center Dr

600 Westage Business Center Drive
Fishkill, NY 12524

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About Provider Lyda E. Rojas Carroll, MD, FACS:

Dr. Lyda Rojas is a board certified general surgeon who specializes in breast surgery at Optum. Dr. Rojas is the director of breast surgery at Optum and Putnam Hospital Center. She also serves as the chairwoman for the Putnam Hospital Center Cancer Committee and as the physician liaison for American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. Dr. Rojas received her medical degree from New York Medical College and completed her residency in general surgery at St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of New York. After serving as a general surgeon for more than 20 years, Dr. Rojas made the decision in 2014 to concentrate solely on breast surgery. Since then, she has been instrumental in growing the breast care program at Putnam Hospital Center. In 2016, Putnam Hospital Center was accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, a designation administered by the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Rojas also spearheaded an initiative to open an Integrative Health Center at Putnam Hospital, providing breast cancer patients with complimentary alternative therapies including yoga and massage to aid in their healing. Dr. Rojas is an active member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons since 1995.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Gender: Female
Articles and Videos:

The Importance of Monitoring Your Own Breast Health, Beyond Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Awards & Recognitions:
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor: 2017-2024
  • Hudson Valley Magazine Top Doctor: 2017-2023
  • Exceptional Women in Medicine: 2020-2023
  • Undergraduate & Graduate
    • Boston College: 1983
  • Medical Education
    • New York Medical College: 1988
  • Residency
    • Chief Resident, General Surgery- St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of New York: 1992-1993
    • General Surgery- St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of New York: 1988-1992
  • Board Certifications
    • General Surgery: 1995, 2006, 2016
Hospital Affiliations:
  • Putnam Hospital Center
Professional Affiliations:
  • Director of Breast Surgery at Putnam Hospital Center
  • Chairwoman of the Cancer committee at Putnam Hospital Center
  • Fellow-American Society of Breast Surgeons