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Anthony P. Pietropaoli, M.D.


Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Fax: (585) 273-1058

Office: (585) 275-4861

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients


Faculty Appointments


  • Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine


BA | College of The Holy Cross
English and Pre-Medical

MD | SUNY Upstate Medical University

Masters in Public Health, Clinical Investigation Track | University of Rochester
Clinical Research

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

06/24/1990 - 05/31/1991
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

07/01/1996 - 06/30/1999
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

06/01/1991 - 07/01/1994
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

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2005 - 2007
Lawrence A. Kohn Senior Teaching Fellow Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester, Department of Medicine

2003 - Present
Best Doctors in America
Sponsor: America's Best Doctors

2003 - 2005
America's Top Physicians
Sponsor: Consumer Research Council of America

Arthur W. Bauman Teaching Award (for outstanding educational contributions to the Internal Medicine Residency Program)
Sponsor: University of Rochester, Department of Medicine

2001 - Present
Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians

Young Leaders in Pulmonary Medicine
Sponsor: Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals
Location: San Antonio, Texas

Selected participant, Symposium on Leadership Development in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Sponsor: American College of Chest Physicians
Location: Philadephia, PA

1990 - Present
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

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Journal Articles

Tsang G, Insel MB, Weis JM, Morgan MA, Gough MS, Frasier LM, Mack CM, Doolin KP, Graves BT, Apostolakos MJ, Pietropaoli AP. "Bioavailable estradiol concentrations are elevated and predict mortality in septic patients: a prospective cohort study." Critical care : the official journal of the Critical Care Forum.. 2016 Oct 21; 20(1):335. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

Wexler O, Gough MS, Morgan MA, Mack CM, Apostolakos MJ, Doolin KP, Mooney RA, Arning E, Bottiglieri T, Pietropaoli AP. "Methionine Metabolites in Patients With Sepsis." Journal of intensive care medicine.. 2016 Sep 2; Epub 2016 Sep 02.

Sevransky JE, Checkley W, Herrera P, Pickering BW, Barr J, Brown SM, Chang SY, Chong D, Kaufman D, Fremont RD, Girard TD, Hoag J, Johnson SB, Kerlin MP, Liebler J, O'Brien J, O'Keefe T, Park PK, Pastores SM, Patil N, Pietropaoli AP, Putman M, Rice TW, Rotello L, Siner J, Sajid S, Murphy DJ, Martin GS, . "Protocols and Hospital Mortality in Critically Ill Patients: The United States Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group Critical Illness Outcomes Study." Critical care medicine.. 2015 Oct 0; 43(10):2076-84.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: "Human Clinical Studies of Airborne Pollutants"
Book Title: Toxicology of the Lung
Author List: Frampton, MW, Pietropaoli, AP, Morrow, PE, Utell, MJ
Edited By: Gardner, DE
Published By: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group2005 in Boca Raton

Chapter Title: "Gender Differences in the Sepsis Syndrome: Clinical Evidence and Potential Mechanisms"
Book Title: Principles of Gender Specific Medicine
Author List: Pietropaoli, AP
Edited By: Marianne Legato
Published By: Elsevier Academic Press2004 in San Diego

Chapter Title: "Approach to Mechanical Ventilation"
Book Title: The ICU Manual
Author List: Pietropaoli, AP
Edited By: Apostolakos, MJ, Papadakos, PJ
Published By: McGraw-HIll2001 in New York