Meet Dr. Roy and our Team

About Dr. Roy

meetDr. James W. Roy earned his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at the University of Virginia. He then earned his M.D. at Eastern Virginia Medical School. He completed residencies in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Texas Medical Branch, where he also served as Chief Resident. He specialized further by completing a combined Adult and Pediatric Sleep Medicine Fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. During his Sleep Medicine Fellowship, he collaborated on clinical research involving the long term effects of Obstructive Sleep Apnea upon cardiac functioning. He was also the principal investigator of clinical research regarding the impact of Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome upon gastroesophageal reflux.

Dr. Roy’s education as an engineer allows him to have a unique perspective upon different medical disorders. He is known in the community for using his knowledge of general Internal Medicine and Pediatrics when evaluating his patients with sleep disorders and for providing insight into non-sleep disease states to his patients’ primary care physicians.

Dr. Roy is Board Certified in Sleep Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics.  He is also the Medical Director of the largest Sleep Laboratory in North Alabama – 16 sleep beds at the Huntsville and Madison Sleep Centers affiliated with Crestwood Medical Center.

Dr. Roy has been providing state-of-the-art, comprehensive care to patients with sleep disorders in Madison and Morgan Counties since 2007. In addition to his expertise in Sleep Medicine, Dr. Roy’s knowledge of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics allows him to provide insight into non-sleep disease states and their effects upon sleep for patients of all ages.

 

About Christina Lindsey, CRNP

TamaraChristina is a Huntsville native. She graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing in 2008 and worked as a Registered Nurse at Huntsville Hospital until 2015. She continued her education and graduated from University of Alabama in Huntsville with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2011. The following year, she completed her Master of Science in Nursing and was certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She started her nurse practitioner career at an OB/GYN practice and later joined the Roy Sleep Medicine team. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her two boys and husband.

About Todd Pridmore, CRNP

Sandra-Jonette-JonesTodd is a native of Huntsville, Alabama. He graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2012. He worked as a Registered Nurse at Huntsville Hospital in the post anesthesia care unit and in orthopedics for several years. He graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville in 2015 with a Master’s of Science in Nursing. Following this he became a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner and joined the Roy Sleep Medicine team. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family.

About Jennifer Tootle, CRNP

Mary-KathrynJennifer graduated in 2011 from Jacksonville State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. While in school at JSU she played soccer and was a member Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity. After graduating, she spent six years as a Registered Nurse and has worked in a variety of different areas including: medical-surgical, renal, trauma-burn, and neurosurgical ICU. She earned a Master of Science in Nursing specializing as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2016. She grew up in Jacksonville, Al and moved to Huntsville in 2017. She enjoys spending time with her husband and growing family.