Roopa DeChowdhury, Hematologist-Oncologist
We verify the medical license of each FindaTopDoc Verified Doctor to ensure that their license is active and they are in good medical standing.

Roopa DeChowdhury

Hematologist-Oncologist | Hematology & Oncology

2614 Spencer Road Chevy Chase Maryland, 20815


Roopa DeChowdhury, MD, currently practices at several hospitals spanning across Maryland, including Holy Cross Hospital, Doctors Community Hospital, Laurel Regional Hospital, and Washington Adventist Hospital. He is trained in hematology, the study of blood and oncology, the study of cancer. As a hematologist-oncologist, he specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and/or prevention of blood diseases and cancers; such as iron-deficiency anemia, hemophilia, sickle-cell disease, leukemia and lymphoma. In practice for over ten years, Dr. DeChowdhury is also a geriatrician tending to the elderly population and the specific diseases it entails. Dr. DeChowdhury is Board certified in hematology, geriatric medicine, and oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Honored with the Patient?s Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Recognition in 2013, he is a revered member of the American Medical Association, American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and Monroe County Medical Society for his outstanding achievements in the field.

Education and Training

Gauhati University

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine- Oncology


Geriatric Medicine

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 24 years of experience

Areas of expertise and specialization


Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Local Public Speaking -


  • Patient's Choice Award, 2013   
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition, 2013   


  • Harvard Medical School; National Cancer Institute

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Medical Association, American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Monroe County Medical Society

Articles and Publications

  • Has been Published

What do you attribute your success to?

  • The love and trust her patient's have in her, and the passion she has for the medical field.

Hobbies / Sports

  • Family, Friends, Yoga, Pilates, Spinning, Biking, Traveling

Roopa DeChowdhury's Practice location

2614 Spencer Road -
Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815
Get Direction

Roopa DeChowdhury's reviews

Write Review

Recommended Articles

  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to Expand Mission Against Blood Cancer

    On July 19, 2017, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, or LLS, proclaimed that they would be expanding their initiative to beat acute myeloid leukemia. Referred to as "Beat AML Master Trial", the project aims to test new and innovative treatments for those suffering from AML. For more information...

  • New Study Discovers How Lymphoma Affects Survivors’ Ability to Work

    Young adults in many countries pride themselves on their work. They have worked hard to get to where they are and there is a huge sense of accomplishment in joining the adult world and being able to provide for themselves and their new families if applicable. When cancer comes along, their ability...

  • Potential Causes of Leukopenia

    IntroductionA decrease in the number of white blood cells (WBCs) is referred to as leukopenia. There are several causes for leukopenia. It may be due to certain drugs, cancer, radiation and chemotherapy for cancer, stem cell transplant, surgery, steroids, or autoimmune disorders. The immune system...

  • Arizona Firefighters Raise Funds for Lymphoma Stairclimb

    Jackson County Fire District #5 partnered with Dutch Bros. Coffee in Phoenix, Arizona to help raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Scott Firefighter Stairclimb in Seattle, which took place at the Columbia Center on March 11th, 2018. All of the money raised for the stairclimb go to...

  • A Triathlon for Bloodwise

    Where would anyone be without friends? There have been many experiences where friends have been a bit of light in the dark. When 30-year-old Alexandra “Pixie” Flather from a town near Aylsham, England found out that her best friend was diagnosed with Leukemia, she decided to take action. At the...

  • 7-year-old with Lymphoma Joins and Inspires Lacrosse Team

    Sports have a way of bringing together families, strangers, and communities. All over the world people celebrate games and competitions and use them to lift people’s spirits and strengthen bonds. Sporting events are also frequently used to raise awareness about important causes, whether locally or...

Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals



Head northeast on Spencer Road 170 ft
Turn left onto Grubb Road 177 ft
Keep right at the fork onto Lyttonsville Road 1723 ft
Turn left onto Lyttonsville Place 913 ft
Turn right onto Brookville Road 4202 ft
Turn right onto Linden Lane 568 ft
Go straight onto Seminary Road 829 ft
Turn left onto Georgia Avenue (MD 97) 2630 ft
Turn right onto Forest Glen Road 2372 ft
Turn right 850 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right



Head northeast on Spencer Road 170 ft
Turn right onto Grubb Road 439 ft
Turn left onto East-West Highway (MD 410) 1.2 mi
Turn left onto Colesville Road (MD 384) 1434 ft
Turn right onto Georgia Avenue (US 29) 2188 ft
Turn left onto Sligo Avenue 4735 ft
Continue straight onto Park Valley Road 641 ft
Continue onto Park Valley Road 589 ft
At the roundabout turn right onto Sligo Creek Parkway 1719 ft
Go straight 180 ft
Turn right 427 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left



Head southwest on Spencer Road 750 ft
Turn left onto Ellingson Drive 302 ft
Turn right onto East-West Highway (MD 410) 2224 ft
Turn right onto Jones Mill Road 2133 ft
Turn left onto Jones Bridge Road 1.7 mi
Make a slight right 304 ft
Go straight onto Rockville Pike (MD 355) 860 ft
Turn left onto South Drive 1970 ft
Continue left onto Service Road West 540 ft
Turn right onto Lincoln Drive 1595 ft
Continue straight onto Lincoln Street 490 ft
Turn left 147 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left