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Jessica Roybal, MD

Pediatric Surgeon
Accepting New Patients
    Jessica Roybal, MD
4.8 of 5 Stars
Based on 16 Patient Verified Ratings
Years Practicing

Jessica Roybal, MD

Pediatric Surgeon
Accepting New Patients
Primary Location
1514 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
1315 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121 Floor 2


Jessica Roybal, MD, specializes in pediatric general surgery at Ochsner Health. Dr. Roybal earned her medical degree and a master´s degree in public health from Tulane University. She then moved to New York City, where she completed an internship and residency in general surgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital. While at Mount Sinai, she developed a particular interest in minimally-invasive surgery and inflammatory bowel disease. 
During her residency, Dr. Roybal pursued a two-year fellowship at the Children´s Hospital of Philadelphia, where she did research involving prenatal gene therapy. She then completed a clinical fellowship in pediatric general surgery and thoracic surgery at the Seattle Children´s Hospital / University of Washington. Dr. Roybal is board-certified in general surgery and pediatric surgery. 
Dr. Roybal is an active member of the American Pediatric Surgical Association, the American Academy of Pediatrics Surgical Section and the American College of Surgeons. She is the author of numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and has presented at several national meetings.

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Education and Training

Medical Education

Tulane University School of Medicine - GME


Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Field of Study: Surgery


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Field of Study: Research Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery

Seattle Children's Hospital, Dept of Pediatric Surgery
Field of Study: Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery


  • American Board of Surgery

Ochsner Patient Verified Reviews

To obtain patient ratings and comments, we partner with Press Ganey, an independent patient satisfaction company that works with more than 26,000 healthcare organizations to improve the patient experience. These patient verified ratings are based on the “likelihood to recommend” physician scores on the nationally developed Medical Practice Survey. Actual top box results for this question are translated to a 1-5 scale, and the star scores are measured on that scale, with 5 being the best score.

August 2023

As a RN who works with many physicians, I was extremely pleased with her professionalism and care. She explained everything to my son

August 2023

Dr. Royble was very professional and helpful.