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Roger Cason, MD

House Staff
College/University: 
University of Miami, Oklahoma City University
Medical School: 
University of Oklahoma

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Breast reconstruction
  • General reconstruction
  • Facial aesthetics
  • Surgical education​

What were you looking for in a residency program?

  • A culture of positivity and collegiality
  • A program with an emphasis on education and mentorship
  • Opportunity to explore a diverse array of clinical interests

What are the strengths of the Duke program?

  • Opportunity for research and innovation
  • World-class institution with storied history
  • Clinical volume and diversity of cases

What advice do you have for incoming interns?

  • Try and always have a positive attitude
  • Be as available as you can
  • Demonstrate a willingness to help the team
  • Maintain a healthy work-life balance

What do you like best about living in Durham and the Triangle?

  • The beautiful scenery and weather
  • The availability of great restaurants
  • The cohesiveness of the local community
  • The proximity to mountains and beaches
  • Great cost of living allows for flexibility in your lifestyle

What do you like to do outside of Duke?

  • Play guitar
  • Eat and explore new restaurants in the Triangle
  • Hang out with my wife and our dog, Jack
  • Exercise and fitness

Honors and Awards

  • 2016 - Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • 2016 - Outstanding Senior Award, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • 2019 - Bostwick Award, Atlanta Breast Symposium