William J. Roth, MD, PhD has recently been elected Managing
Partner of Watson Clinic. A board-certified dermatologist who has
served the healthcare needs of Watson Clinic patients since 1994, Dr. Roth has
long been an essential, beloved and valued member of the Watson Clinic team and
our community as a whole.
In his role as Managing Partner, Dr. Roth supervises the management and execution of business strategy, assists in the creation and implementation of initiatives that ensure exceptional patient care, and serves as a public spokesman to promote Watson Clinic’s values and mission.
“I’m honored to be chosen for this esteemed leadership position,” Dr. Roth enthused. “For more than eight decades, Watson Clinic has been a trusted mainstay in our community. I look forward to collaborating with the entire Watson Clinic team – from the Board of Directors and administrators to our physicians and support staff – to ensure that our legacy thrives for many years to come.”
Dr. Roth received his medical degree and PhD from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in Stony Brook, NY, where he also completed his residency and served as Chief Resident of Dermatology. He completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Cornell Medical Center, New York Hospital, in New York, NY.
Dr. Roth is board-certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a member of the Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society. He has authored numerous research publications in the field of molecular pathology.
In addition to his duties as Managing Partner, Dr. Roth continues to provide expert dermatology care from his two Lakeland-based offices at Watson Clinic Bella Vista Building at 1755 N. Florida Ave. and Watson Clinic Highlands at 2300 E. County Road 540A. For more information on Dr. Roth, click here.