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Roger Humphrey

Roger Humphrey, MD, FACS, RPVI

Specializing in General Surgery
  • One Health
Gender:
Male
Year began practicing:
1983
Year joined staff:
1997

Languages

  • English

Education and Training

Education

1969-1973
University of California, Berkeley
1973-1977
University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas Southwestern Medical School

Residency

1978-1982
University of Louisville

Internships

1977-1978
University of Louisville

Biography

Commitment Statement
“As a physician, I get a lot of satisfaction out of seeing my patients get well and get back to enjoying their lives. By studying, reading, and furthering my education on new technologies and techniques, I am better able to make that a reality for my patients.”

Personal
Dr. Humphrey is a Wichita Falls, Texas native and a second-generation physician. He and his wife Patricia have three children, Sarah, Morgan and Conner.

 

Teaching or Professional Positions

Teaching Position
Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Louisville

Board Positions
Board of Directors, Wendell Foster Campus
Chair, Owensboro Health Medical Library Committee 

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine (Board certified)
Association of American Physicians and Surgeons
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Honors, Awards, etc.

Owensboro Health President's Award
AMA Physician Recognition Award

Physician Profile

Dr. Roger Humphrey is a registered physician vascular interpretator (RPVI) and was the fourth board certified phlebologist in the state of Kentucky (out of seven, currently). He is a highly experienced general surgeon with expertise in vascular surgery and the treatment of varicose and spider veins. He uses three primary methods for these treatments, including laser ablation, sclerotherapy and ambulatory phlebectomy. Dr. Humphrey supervises One Health Surgical Specialists’ ultrasound laboratory, which is accredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission for Vascular Testing.

Dr. Humphrey joined One Health Surgical Specialists (then known as Ohio Valley Surgical Specialists) in 1997 and the One Health medical group in 2013. In 2007, he was among the first physicians in the state of Kentucky to become a registered physician vascular interpreter. In addition to his general surgery practice, Dr. Humphrey reviews and interprets vascular laboratory studies for Owensboro Health. He also evaluates and treats spider and varicose veins in the practice's Laser Vein Center.

Dr. Humphrey sees patients in both Owensboro and Tell City. He also has staff privileges at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, Owensboro Surgery Center and Perry County Memorial Hospital.

Personal Quote
"It is very satisfying to be able to use your mind to diagnose a problem and then use your hands to help someone heal into a better state of health."

Board Certified

American Board of Surgery, 1983-present
Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 1987
Certified Diplomat, American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine, 2008-present

Licenses

Kentucky and Indiana