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Spencer Z. Rosero, M.D.

Cardiology

Clinical Interests

Cardiac Arrhythmia, Electrophysiology; General Cardiology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2475

Office: (585) 275-4775

Fax: (585) 242-9549

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Research Labs

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 Associate Professor of Medicine and Director, Cardiology Clinical Research at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He also serves as Clinical Director at the Center for Medical Technology and Innovation at the University of Rochester and is a member of the Heart Rhythm Society. He obtained his medical degree at the State University of New York SUNY Downstate College of Medicine in 1993, and completed his internal medicine, cardiology and electrophysiology 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 quality of life.. He has several issued and pending patents in his field and is currently developing an implantable biosensor that uses living cells to provide real-time in-vivo monitoring of biological processes.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

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

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

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

07/01/1995 - 06/30/2000
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Cardiovascular Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Publications

Journal Articles

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.

4/2016
Biton Y, Huang DT, Goldenberg I, Rosero S, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Strasberg B, Zareba W, Barsheshet A. "Relationship between age and inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy in MADIT-RIT (Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Reduce Inappropriate Therapy)." Heart rhythm.. 2016 Apr 0; 13(4):888-93. Epub 2015 Dec 19.

10/2015
Reiffel JA, Camm AJ, Belardinelli L, Zeng D, Karwatowska-Prokopczuk E, Olmsted A, Zareba W, Rosero S, Kowey P. "The HARMONY Trial: Combined Ranolazine and Dronedarone in the Management of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation: Mechanistic and Therapeutic Synergism." Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology.. 2015 Oct 0; 8(5):1048-56. Epub 2015 Jul 30.

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. Saunders2001 in Philadelphia, PA

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