Michael Stanton, M.D.

Michael Stanton, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 673
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 341-7500
Fax: (585) 341-7510

Professional Bio

Dr. Stanton is Associate Professor of Neurology in the Neuromuscular division at the University of Rochester Medical Center. His clinical interests are in peripheral neuropathy and electrodiagnostic techniques. He is actively involved in teaching neuromuscular fellows in electrodiagnosis and peripheral neuropathy. He is co-investigator for the CMT database which characterizes the clinical and electrodiagnostic features of hereditary neuropathy. He has subspecialty board certifications in neuromuscular disease by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry, and in electrodiagnostic medicine by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Magna Cum Laude, Doctor of Medicine 1994

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 6 available »

2012 Jun
Hehir MK, Figueroa JJ, Zynda-Weiss AM, Stanton M, Logigian EL. "Unexpected neuroimaging abnormalities in patients with apparent C8 radiculopathy: broadening the clinical spectrum." Muscle & nerve. 2012 Jun; 45(6):859-65.
2006 Oct
Stanton M, Pannoni V, Lewis RA, Logigian EL, Naguib D, Shy ME, Cleland J, Herrmann DN. "Dispersion of compound muscle action potential in hereditary neuropathies and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy." Muscle & nerve. 2006 Oct; 34(4):417-22.
2005 Sep 27
Chai J, Herrmann DN, Stanton M, Barbano RL, Logigian EL. "Painful small-fiber neuropathy in Sjogren syndrome." Neurology. 2005 Sep 27; 65(6):925-7.
2004 Sep 14
Herrmann DN, Ferguson ML, Pannoni V, Barbano RL, Stanton M, Logigian EL. "Plantar nerve AP and skin biopsy in sensory neuropathies with normal routine conduction studies." Neurology. 2004 Sep 14; 63(5):879-85.
Stanton, M; Albers, JW. "Evaluation of Radiculopathy: EMG or MRI?". Neurology Network Commentary. 1999; 3: 261-264. Link

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Neurology, NMD (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD)


Neuromuscular Medicine - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD | Medicine | Univ at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences1994
MA | Geology | St Univ at Buffalo1984
BS | Physics | St Univ at Binghamton1981

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in EMG/Neuromuscular at University of Michigan Medical School07/01/1998 - 06/30/99
Residency in Neurology at University of Michigan Medical School07/01/1995 - 06/30/98
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Michigan Medical Center06/01/1994 - 06/24/95