About Roshini Raj

Dr. Roshini Raj is a board certified gastroenterologist and internist with a medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and an undergraduate degree from Harvard College. She is an attending physician at NYU Medical Center/Tisch Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine. Dr. Raj has a special interest in women's health and cancer screening and has published several research articles on colon cancer screening. Dr. Raj is a Today Show contributor, a bethenny contributor, the Good Day NY Medical Correspondent (Fox5) and the Medical Editor of Health Magazine. In August 2010, she released her first book, What the Yuck?! The Freaky & Fabulous Truth About Your Body. Dr. Raj has discussed a wide variety of health topics on a range of network and cable shows, including NBC's Today Show; ABC's The View, LIVE with Kelly and Michael, Good Morning America and World News Tonight; CNN's American Morning, Nancy Grace, and Larry King Live; The Discovery Health Channel; The Tyra Banks Show; The Dr. Oz Show and The Doctors, among others. Dr. Raj has been quoted in several publications, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan, Men's Health, Women's Health and Fitness for her knowledge of the state of healthcare and the latest health news. Recognizing the need for women to achieve balance in life, Dr. Raj recently co-founded TULA (www.tulaforlife.com), a healthy-living brand debuting in SPRING 2014 with a new skin care line, the first of a series of healthy-living products. Dr. Raj resides in New York City with her husband and two children.

Questions About your Body That You Were Too Afraid To Ask- Glamour

Do you dread talking to real live doctor about those slightly embarrassing bodily behaviors? No need to say you’re “asking for a friend” any longer. Dr. Raj is here to answer all your extra-personal questions about your body. Watch this video on The Scene.

April 12th, 2016|Media & Television|0 Comments

Teacher Who Dropped 180 Pounds on ‘Extreme Weight Loss’ Dies Age 52 – Inside Edition

Now people are wondering if Durham’s weight loss might have contributed to his death. IE spoke to Dr. Roshini Raj. She said: “Diabetic shock means that blood sugars are really elevated and really out of control causing the organs to fail and this can happen to people with Type 1 diabetes. Losing 180 pounds in one year is extremely rapid weight loss and while you do want people who are very over weight to lose weight it can be unhealthy if it's happening too quickly.”

March 16th, 2016|Media & Television|0 Comments

Living with Multiple Sclerosis – CBSN

Jamie-Lynn Sigler revealed to People Magazine that she has been battling multiple sclerosis, or MS, for over 15 years. Dr. Roshini Raj, associate professor at NYU Langone Medical Center, joins CBSN to discuss the symptoms and treatment options for the disease which affects more than two million people worldwide. View More: Live News|More News Videos

January 26th, 2016|Media & Television|0 Comments

How Fast Can You Walk 10 Feet? Quick Tests To See How You’re Aging – TODAY Show

TODAY Contributor Dr. Roshini Raj and Editorial director of lifestyle at the Huffington Post Christina Anderson share simple tests to assess how well you're aging. From how long can you stand on one leg to getting up from crossed legs without using your hands, these tests can be indications of your overall health.

October 21st, 2015|Media & Television, TODAY Show|0 Comments