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Spencer Z. Rosero, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2475

Office: (585) 275-4775

Fax: (585) 242-9549

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Cardiology

Biography

Dr. Rosero provides care for patients with cardiac arrhythmias including atrial fibrillation, and ventricular tachycardia. He performs ablation of complex arrhythmias including ventricular tachycardia and atrial fibrillation. Dr.Rosero is an expert in complete management of pacemakers, defibrillators, and resynchronization devices. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology.

Professional Background

Dr. Spencer Z. Rosero is Professor of Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He currently serves as Director of the Clinical Research Center -the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) and as Clinical Director of the Center for Medical Technology and Innovation at the University of Rochester. He obtained his medical degree at the State University of New York SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, and holds an M.S. degree in Pharmacology from the University of Rochester. Dr. Rosero completed his internal medicine, cardiology and electrophysiology fellowship training at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Dr. Rosero's research interests focuses on better understanding hereditary arrhythmias such as Long QT syndrome and on futuristic technologies that further the personalization of medicine . Dr. Rosero's interests includes the translation of medical device-machine acquired data into clinically relevant biomarkers, with a focus on precision medicine and quality of life.. He has several issued and pending patents in his field and is currently developing an implantable biosensor that uses living cells inside the the chip to provide real-time in-vivo monitoring of biological processes.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1988
BS | City University of New York - City College
Biomedical Sciences

1991
MS | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent
Pharmacology

1993
MD | SUNY Downstate Coll Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1995 - 06/30/2000
Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center - GME Office

06/01/1994 - 06/30/1996
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center - GME Office

06/01/1993 - 06/30/1994
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center - GME Office

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Awards

2013
Patient and Family Centered Care Top Performer Award

2012
Heath Care Achievement Award for Innovation
Sponsor: Rochester Business Journal

Publications

Journal Articles

7/2018
Platonov PG, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Rosero SZ, Kutyifa V, Huang A, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Risk Stratification of Type 2 Long-QT Syndrome Mutation Carriers With Normal QTc Interval: The Value of Sex, T-Wave Morphology, and Mutation Type." Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology.. 2018 Jul 0; 11(7):e005918.

1/2018
Attin M, Rosero SZ, Ding J, Nolan S, Tucker R. "Changes in paced signals may predict in-hospital cardiac arrest." Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE.. 2018 Jan 0; 41(1):2-6. Epub 2017 Dec 08.

1/2017
Couderc JP, Beshaw C, Niu X, Serrano-Finetti E, Casas O, Pallas-Areny R, Rosero S, Zareba W. "The QT Scale: A Weight Scale Measuring the QTc Interval." Annals of noninvasive electrocardiology : the official journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc.. 2017 Jan 0; 22(1)Epub 2016 Jul 15.

Books & Chapters

2001
Chapter Title: Tachycardias
Book Title: 2001 Conns Current Therapy
Author List: Daubert JP, Rosero SZ, Corsello A.
Edited By: Raker RE, Bope ET
Published By: W.B. Saunders 2001 in Philadelphia, PA

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