William Roth

William Roth, MD

Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 273-5550

About William Roth

Billy Roth grew up in Algonquin, IL in the Chicagoland area. He received his bachelor’s of science degree in psychology with distinction and minored in chemistry. He then spent a year as a researcher in the Klein lab at Northwestern University researching amyloid beta oligomers. He attended Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University where he graduated summa cum laude. After a year as a internal medicine intern at NorthShore University (University of Chicago affiliate), he completed his neurology residency at Columbia University Medical Center. After residency, he completed a year as chief resident of the Columbia neurology residency program. He stayed in New York for his fellowship in neurocritical care at New York Presbyterian-Columbia and Cornell, where he developed an interest in the microbiota-gut-brain-axis in acute brain injury. He will soon be joining the faculty at the University of Florida as assistant professor in the Department of Neurology in the division of neurocritical care.


Enhanced Adult Leadership Program Recipient
2017 · American Academy of Neurology
Scholarship Award, Highest Average – Clinical Sciences
2013 · Chicago Medical School
Scholastic Achievement Award
2013 · Chicago Medical School Alumni Association

Clinical Profile

  • Neurology


Consensus Guidelines on the Use of Superficial Radiation Therapy for Treating Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers and Keloids.
The Journal of clinical and aesthetic dermatology. 12(2):12-18 [PMID] 30881578.
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Treatment of primary limited cutaneous extramammary Paget’s disease with topical imiquimod monotherapy: two case reports.
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 47(4 Suppl):S229-35 [PMID] 12271284.
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Fellow, Neurocritical Care
2018-2020 · Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Neurology Resident
2014-2017 · Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Intern – Internal Medicine
2013-2014 · University of Chicago (NorthShore University)
2009-2013 · Chicago Medical School
BS in Psychology
2004-2008 · University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Contact Details

(352) 273-5550