Spencer Z. Rosero, M.D.

Spencer Z. Rosero, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 679
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-4775
Fax: (585) 242-9549

Professional Bio

Spencer Rosero is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Pacemaker Clinic. He also serves as Co-Director of the Hereditary Arrhythmia Clinic of the University of Rochester which is involved in the care of families with hereditary heart rhythm disorders such as Long QT Syndrome, Brugada's Syndrome, ARVD, and Idiopathic Ventricular Fibrillation. He joined the University of Rochester faculty in 2000 and is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing.



With his colleagues, Drs. Huang, Hall, and Tompkins, Dr. Rosero is an investigator in several clinical research projects. The University of Rochester participated in large multi-center implantable device trials such as Executive Committee of the recently completed Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial II (MADIT II), COMPANION Trial, and the MIRACLE resynchronization therapy trial. New mapping and ablation catheter investigations as well as antiarrhythmic medication investigations are conducted.

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 16 available »

2008 Apr 8
Daubert JP, Zareba W, Cannom DS, McNitt S, Rosero SZ, Wang P, Schuger C, Steinberg JS, Higgins SL, Wilber DJ, Klein H, Andrews ML, Hall WJ, Moss AJ, . "Inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks in MADIT II: frequency, mechanisms, predictors, and survival impact." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2008 Apr 8; 51(14):1357-65.
2008
Daubert, JP; Zareba, W; Cannom, DS; McNitt, S; Rosero, SZ; Wang, P; Schuger, C; Steinberg, JS; Higgins, SL; Wilber, DJ; Klein, H; Andrews, ML; Hall, WJ; Moss, AJ; MADIT II Investigators. "Inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks in MADIT II: frequency, mechanisms, predictors, and survival impact." J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008; 14(1357-65).
2008
Moss, AJ; Zareba, W; Schwarz, KQ; Rosero, SZ; McNitt, S; Robinson, JL. "Ranolazine Shortens Repolarization and Improves Myocardial Relaxation in Patients with Type-3 Long QT Syndrome." 2008; .
2008
Levine, E; Rosero, SZ; Daubert, JP. "Long QT syndrome: Current Status." Cleveland Clinic J Med. 2008; .
2007
Hall BW, Daubert JP, Rochelle S, Jeevanantham V, Vorobiof Gabriel, Filippone J, Zareba W, Moss A, Huang, DT, Rosero S, Shah A, Taylor S, Taubman M. "Variation in left atrial wall thickness at sites commonly targeted for AF ablation." Journal of Interventional Electrophysiology. 2007; In Press.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Cardiology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | SUNY Downstate Coll Medicine1993
MS | Pharmacology | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1991
BS | Biomedical Sciences | Cuny City College1988

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1995 - 06/30/2000
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/01/1994 - 06/30/1996
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/01/1993 - 06/30/1994