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Daniel W. Sheehan, Ph.D., M.D.

(Pronouns: he/his/him)

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Pediatrics

Biography

Dr. Sheehan's mission as a pediatric pulmonologist is to provide exemplary evidenced-based family-centered care to all children with lung disease. He serves patients with all pediatric lung diseases and has a special interest in those with sickle cell lung disease and those with weak breathing muscles (eg. muscular dystrophies and myopathies).

Credentials

Education

1997
MD | The Johns Hopkins Hospital (USA)

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2000 - 06/30/2002
Fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonology at University of Pittsburgh Presbyterian Medical Center

07/01/1998 - 06/30/2000
Residency in Pediatric Pulmonology at University of Pittsburgh Presbyterian Medical Center

06/01/1997 - 06/30/1998
Internship in Pediatrics at University of Pittsburgh Presbyterian Medical Center

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Awards

2019
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

2012
The Gold Humanism Honor Society
Sponsor: Arnold P. Gold Foundation

2007 - 2022
Top Doctors, Castle Connolly

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Publications

Journal Articles

2/2019
Jin JB, Carter JC, Sheehan DW, Birnkrant DJ. "Cardiopulmonary phenotypic discordance is common in Duchenne muscular dystrophy." Pediatric pulmonology.. 2019 Feb; 54(2):186-193. Epub 2018 Dec 14.

10/2018
Sheehan DW, Birnkrant DJ, Benditt JO, Eagle M, Finder JD, Kissel J, Kravitz RM, Sawnani H, Shell R, Sussman MD, Wolfe LF. "Respiratory Management of the Patient With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy." Pediatrics.. 2018 Oct; 142(Suppl 2):S62-S71.

8/21/2018
Paramsothy P, Herron AR, Lamb MM, Kinnett K, Wolff J, Yang ML, Oleszek J, Pandya S, Kennedy A, Cooney D, Fox D, Sheehan D. "Health Care Transition Experiences of Males with Childhood-onset Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophy: Findings from the Muscular Dystrophy Surveillance Tracking and Research Network (MD STARnet) Health Care Transitions and Other Life Experiences Survey." PLoS currents.. 2018 Aug 21; 10Epub 2018 Aug 21.

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