Roger L. Simpson, MD, MBA, FACS is the director of the LIPSG Center for Facial Paralysis. He has been a partner with the practice since 1980 and has been certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Simpson is a graduate of the University of Brussels School of Medicine (Magna Cum Laude), and completed his residencies in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery at Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, NY.

Dr. Simpson completed a prestigious fellowship in Hand Surgery at the Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City under the tutelage of J. William Littler, MD and Richard Eaton, MD and achieved the Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery.

He is currently the Director of the Residency Training Program in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Nassau University Medical Center and also serves as the Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Director of the Burn Center and Chief of the Hand Surgery Service.

Dr. Simpson has published his work in a variety of textbooks, and professional and academic journals. His topics have included facial paralysis, burn reconstruction, plastic and reconstructive surgery, and hand surgery.

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