Dr. Roach has accumulated more than thirty years of cancer care experience. He completed his medical training at the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo, Ohio and completed his residency and fellowship at the Ohio State University Hospitals in Columbus, Ohio. He is board certified in Internal Medicine,Medical Oncology, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Following his training Dr. Roach has worn many leadership hats contributing to his impressive resume. He has been published in a number of literary magazines and text books. He was the medical director at Mount Carmel Hospice Program as well as a planning member for the Palliative Care/Medical Humanities Program both of which is located in Columbus, Ohio. More recent Dr. Roach has been in a full time practice at Adena Regional Medical Center. He was also the Medical Director and developer of the Inpatient Palliative Care Unit at Adena Medical Center.