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Thomas K. Mattingly, M.D., M.Sc.

Thomas K. Mattingly, M.D., M.Sc.

Neurosurgery , Surgery , Cancer

4.7 out of 5 stars
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2180 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618


395 West Street, Suite 007
Canandaigua, NY 14424


7995 Call Parkway
Batavia, NY 14020

About Me

Certified Specialties

Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery

Faculty Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD)

Assistant Professor - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) - Joint

Assistant Professor - Department of Neurology (SMD) - Joint


Residency & Fellowship

Fellowship, Neurosurgery, University Hospital (Canada). 2011 - 2013

Residency, Neurosurgery, University of Maryland Hospital for Children. 1999 - 2004

Internship, Surgery (General Surgery), University of Maryland Hospital for Children. 1998 - 1999


MS | University of Western Ontario (Canada). 2013

MD | UT Health San Antonio. 1998


Neurosurgery Resident/Fellow Prize. 2013 - 2013

Gates Pharmaceuticals Award for Medicine. 1998

Alpha Omega Alpha. 1997

Outstanding Performance in Medicine. 1997

Carl A Kline Award for Pathology. 1996


Journal Articles

High-fidelity, simulation-based microsurgical training for neurosurgical residents.

Santyr B, Abbass M, Chalil A, Vivekanandan A, Krivosheya D, Denning LM, Mattingly TK, Haji FA, Lownie SP

Neurosurgical focus.. 2022 August 53 (2):E3. Epub 1900 01 01.

The Complex Relationship Between Cooling Parameters and Neuroprotection in a Model of Selective Hypothermia.

Mattingly TK, McDavid A, Wolf A, Lieber G, Solar R, Lee D, Lownie SP

Frontiers in neurology. 2022 13 :874701. Epub 04/25/2022.

Mobile stroke care expedites intravenous thrombolysis and endovascular thrombectomy.

Bender MT, Mattingly TK, Rahmani R, Proper D, Burnett WA, Burgett JL, LEsperance J, Cushman JT, Pilcher WH, Benesch CG, Kelly AG, Bhalla T

Stroke and vascular neurology.. 2021 December 24 Epub 12/24/2021.

Delayed Aneurysm Clip Migration from the Posterior Fossa to the Thoracic Spinal Canal.

Kiwan R, Jukes A, Peck D, Sharma M, Mattingly T, Lownie SP

The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le journal canadien des sciences neurologiques.. 2021 April 16 :1-4. Epub 04/16/2021.

Neuroprotection by selective endovascular brain cooling - the TwinFlo™ Catheter.

Solar RJ, Mattingly T, Lownie SP, Meerkin D

EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2019 May 20 Epub 05/20/2019.

Letter to the Editor. Treatment of ophthalmic artery aneurysms.

Mattingly TK, Lownie SP

Journal of neurosurgery.. 2019 March 8 :1-2. Epub 03/08/2019.

Cold blood perfusion for selective hypothermia in acute ischemic stroke.

Mattingly TK, Lownie SP

Brain circulation.. 2019 5 (4):187-194. Epub 12/27/2019.

Cooling Catheters for Selective Brain Hypothermia.

Mattingly TK, Pelz DM, Lownie SP

AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology.. 2016 May 37 (5):E45. Epub 03/10/2016.

Catheter based selective hypothermia reduces stroke volume during focal cerebral ischemia in swine.

Mattingly TK, Denning LM, Siroen KL, Lehrbass B, Lopez-Ojeda P, Stitt L, Pelz DM, Das S, Ang LC, Lee DH, Lownie SP

Journal of neurointerventional surgery.. 2016 April 8 (4):418-22. Epub 02/12/2015.

Failure of aneurysm occlusion by flow diverter: a role for surgical bypass and parent artery occlusion.

Mattingly T, Van Adel B, Dyer E, Lopez-Ojeda P, Pelz DM, Lownie SP, Marotta T, Boulton M

Journal of neurointerventional surgery.. 2015 April 7 (4):e13. Epub 03/13/2014.

Visual outcomes and ophthalmic aneurysms.

Mattingly TK, Pelz DM, Lownie SP

AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology.. 2015 April 36 (4):E32. Epub 01/29/2015.

Visual outcomes for surgical treatment of large and giant carotid ophthalmic segment aneurysms: a case series utilizing retrograde suction decompression (the "Dallas technique").

Mattingly T, Kole MK, Nicolle D, Boulton M, Pelz D, Lownie SP

Journal of neurosurgery.. 2013 May 118 (5):937-46. Epub 03/22/2013.

Ratings & Comments

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During this visit, did this provider spend enough time with you?

4.7 stars

During this visit, did this provider show respect for what you had to say?

4.8 stars

During this visit, did this provider give you easy to understand information about these health questions or concerns?

4.8 stars

During this visit, did this provider listen carefully to you?

4.8 stars

During this visit, did this provider explain things in a way that was easy to understand?

4.7 stars

Patient Comments

5.0 stars

I understand the providers suggested care and will be returning with my spouse for more extensive discussion

Dec 12, 2023

5.0 stars


Nov 20, 2023

5.0 stars

The dr. was exceptionally caring, knowledgeable and took a lot of time to explain my condition, listen to my questions and treat me as a partner in addressing my serious medical issue.

Oct 02, 2023

5.0 stars

He is the absolute BEST!

Mar 24, 2023

We had a very thorough discussion of my many spine and rheumatoid issues

Jan 27, 2023

5.0 stars


Oct 20, 2022

4.6 stars

Dr. Mattingly was very good in his explanations and info about my case.

Sep 29, 2022