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Patrick J. Rooney, M.D.



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About Me

Faculty Appointments

Senior Instructor - Department of Neurology, Epilepsy (SMD)


Post-doctoral Training & Residency

Epilepsy Fellowship, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 2022 - 2023

Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 2021 - 2022

Neurology Residency Program, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 2017 - 2021


Gold Humanism Honor Society. 2016

Phi Beta Kappa. 2013


Journal Articles

Heart rate and autonomic biomarkers distinguish convulsive epileptic vs. functional or dissociative seizures.

Ryan JM, Wagner KT, Yerram S, Concannon C, Lin JX, Rooney P, Hanrahan B, Titoff V, Connolly NL, Cranmer R, DeMaria N, Xia X, Mykins B, Erickson S, Couderc JP, Schifitto G, Hughes I, Wang D, Erba G, Auerbach DS

Seizure.. 2023 August 25111 :178-186. Epub 08/25/2023.

Lower self-report fatigue in multiple sclerosis is associated with localized white matter tract disruption between amygdala, temporal pole, insula, and other connected structures.

Fuchs TA, Vaughn CB, Benedict RHB, Weinstock-Guttman B, Choudhery S, Carolus K, Rooney P, Ashton K, P Ramasamy D, Jakimovski D, Zivadinov R, Dwyer MG

Multiple sclerosis and related disorders.. 2019 January 27 :298-304. Epub 11/09/2018.

Treatment of iatrogenic V2 segment vertebral artery pseudoaneurysm using Pipeline flow-diverting stent.

Shakir HJ, Rooney PJ, Rangel-Castilla L, Yashar P, Levy EI

Surgical neurology international.. 2016 7 :104. Epub 12/20/2016.