Richard L. Barbano, M.D., Ph.D.

Richard L. Barbano, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

Rochester General Hospital
1425 Portland Avenue
Department of Neurology
Rochester, NY 14621

Office: (585) 341-7500


The biographical information for Richard L. Barbano, M.D., Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Neurology Faculty Residency Teaching Award, 1994-95
Andrew Doyle Memorial Award for Excellence in Neurology, 1989
International Health Fellowship Award recipient to study health care in Chile, SA, 1989
Magna Cum Laude, State University of New York at Albany, 1979
Fellow, American Academy of Neurology, 2005

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 18 available »

2006 Jan
Herrmann DN, Pannoni V, Barbano RL, Pennella-Vaughan J, Dworkin RH. "Skin biopsy and quantitative sensory testing do not predict response to lidocaine patch in painful neuropathies." Muscle & nerve. 2006 Jan; 33(1):42-8.
2005 Nov 8
Comella CL, Jankovic J, Shannon KM, Tsui J, Swenson M, Leurgans S, Fan W, . "Comparison of botulinum toxin serotypes A and B for the treatment of cervical dystonia." Neurology. 2005 Nov 8; 65(9):1423-9.
2005 Oct
Frank S, Barbano R. "Trauma-induced spinal vascular event producing hemipseudoathetosis." Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society. 2005 Oct; 20(10):1378-80.
2005 Sep 27
Chai J, Herrmann DN, Stanton M, Barbano RL, Logigian EL. "Painful small-fiber neuropathy in Sjogren syndrome." Neurology. 2005 Sep 27; 65(6):925-7.
Herrmann DN, Barbano RL, Hart-Gouleau S, Pennella-Vaughan J, Dworkin RH. "An open-label study of the lidocaine patch 5% in painful idiopathic sensory polyneuropathy." Pain medicine : the official journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. 2005 6(5):379-84.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Neurology, Neurology - RGH (SMD) - Primary


Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD | Medicine | Einstein College Medicine1989
PhD | Pathology | Northwestern Univ Medical Sch1985
BA | Biology | St Univ at Albany1979

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Neurology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surg07/01/1990 - 06/30/1993
Internship in Internal Medicine Internship/completed. at Montefiore University Hospital/UPMC07/01/1989 - 06/30/1990