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John D. Markman, M.D.

Neurosurgery

Clinical Interests

Pain Management; Spasticity, Baclofen Pumps; Spinal & Back Pain - Medical Management, Injections; Surgical Management - Spinal Cord Stimulation; Trigeminal Neuralgia, Facial Pain

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3616

Fax: (585) 473-1691

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. John Markman directs the Translational Pain Research Program in the Department of Neurosurgery and is a Professor at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. Dr. Markman leads the Department of Neurosurgery's Neuromedicine Pain Management Center, a multi-specialty pain practice with a focus on patients with chronic pain associated with nerve injury. His practice and center offerings includes the gamut of medical, interventional, and behavioral therapies for chronic pain. His clinical research on chronic pain and low back pain have recently appeared in Journal of Pain, Pain, Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Rheumatology, Neurology, Anesthesiology Clinics of North America, Medical Clinics of North America, and Geriatric Clinics of North America in addition to numerous book chapters and non peer-reviewed publications.
Dr. Markman is Chairman-elect of the Pain and Palliative Care Section of the American Academy of Neurology, the guest editor of the recent Continuum Edition of Neuropathic Pain, a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Pain and an examiner for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He also serves as a special government employee of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and a member of the Anesthetic and LIfe Support Drug Advisory Committee. He lectures internationally and nationally on lumbar stenosis, chronic low back pain, opioid therapy, and neuropathic pain. Dr. Markman is board certified in Neuroolgy and has subspecialty board certification in Pain Management. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology.
Dr. Markman trained in Neurology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the Brigham and Women's Hospital. His training in Pain Management was completed in the Department of Anesthesiology at Harvard's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He completed his medical degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry where he was awared the Rudolph Angell Prize, the Robert J. Joynt Prize for Excellence in Clinical Neurology, and a member of AOA.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Pain Medicine - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education

1989
BA | Haverford College
Philosophy

1996
MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

06/23/1996 - 06/30/1997
Internship in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital

07/01/1997 - 06/30/2000
Residency in Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital

07/01/2001 - 06/30/2002
Fellowship in Anesthesiology at Beth Israel Hospital

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Awards

2013 - 2013
American Pain Society Clinical Centers of Excellence in Pain Management: Neuromedicine Pain Management Center

2010 - 2010
American Association for Clinical Chemistry Outstanding Speaker Award
Location: Washington, DC

1996
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Sponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Location: Rochester, NY

1996
Rudolph Angell Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Location: Rochester, NY

1996
Robert J. Joynt Neurology Prize
Sponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Location: Rochester, NY

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Publications

Journal Articles

11/2016
Smith SM, Gewandter JS, Kitt RA, Markman JD, Vaughan JA, Cowan P, Kopecky EA, Malamut R, Sadosky A, Tive L, Turk DC, Dworkin RH. "Participant Preferences for Pharmacologic Chronic Pain Treatment Trial Characteristics: An ACTTION Adaptive Choice-Based Conjoint Study." The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society.. 2016 Nov 0; 17(11):1198-1206. Epub 2016 Aug 20.

2016
Sadosky, A; Dubrava, S; Parsons, B; Hopps, M.; Markman, JD. "Using Random Forest Models to Identify Correlates of a Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy Diagnosis from Electronic Health Record Data". Pain Medicine. 2016; .

2016
Sadosky, A; Li, C; Parsons, B; Behar, R; Jensen, TS; Markman, JD. "Effects of pregabalin in patients with neuropathic pain previously treated with gabapentin: a pooled analysis of parallel-group, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials." Pain Practice. 2016; .

Books & Chapters

2014
Chapter Title: Pain- Antidepressants, Anticonvulsants.
Book Title: Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences 2E edited
Author List: Markman JD and S. Noria.
Published By: Elsevier2014

2014
Chapter Title: Interdisciplinary Pain Medicine: A Case Approach
Book Title: Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Author List: Markman, JD and Kiran Nandigam
Published By: Oxford University Press2014

2013
Book Title: The Netter Collection Of Medical Illustrations: Volume 7, Part 2 Spinal Cord and
Author List: Markman JD.
Published By: Elsevier2013

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