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E. Steve Roach, M.D.

UT Health Austin Care Team Member
Education

M.D.
University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences

Residency/Fellowship

Residency, Pediatric Neurology
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Residency & Internship, Pediatrics
Wake Forest School of Medicine

About

E. Steve Roach, M.D., is a professor in the Department of Neurology at Dell Medical School, co-chief of UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s and director of the pediatric neurology residency program. He also serves as the associate chair for clinical integration and operations in the Department of Neurology. Prior to moving to Austin in 2018, Roach was chief of the pediatric neurology program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

Roach has served as the editor-in-chief of Pediatric Neurology for the past eight years and is a past president of the Child Neurology Society. He has written or edited 10 books and has published over 200 articles, commentaries and chapters, most focusing on stroke in children, genetic disorders and neurocutaneous syndrome.

Professional Affiliations
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Editor-in-Chief
  • Child Neurology Society
    Past President
  • American Academy of Neurology
    Fellow, Prior Chair of the Child Neurology Section
  • American Neurological Association
    Fellow
  • American Heart Association
    Fellow, Stroke Council
Awards & Honors
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors
  • Best Doctors
  • Hower Award
    Child Neurology Society, 2015
  • Manuel R. Gomez Award
    Tuberous Sclerosis Association, 2002