CONTACT INFORMATIONCREDENTIALSPUBLICATIONSMatthew J. Bellizzi, M.D., Ph.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 275-7854A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsResearch LabsVisit Lab WebsiteLocations601 Elmwood Ave, Floor 1Strong Ambulatory Care FacilityRochester, NY 14642-0001Neurology: (585) 275-7854Faculty AppointmentsAssistant Professor - Department of Neurology , Neuroimmunology (SMD) Assistant Professor - Department of Neuroscience (SMD) - JointAssistant Professor - Center for Neurotherapeutics Discovery - JointPatient Care SettingNeurologyCredentialsSpecialtiesNeurology - American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyEducation2007MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & DentistryPost-doctoral Training & Residency06/18/2007 - 06/24/2008Internship in Neurology at University of Rochester Medical Center06/18/2007 - 06/30/2011Residency in Neurology at University of Rochester Medical CenterPublicationsJournal Articles1/27/2016Bellizzi MJ, Geathers JS, Allan KC, Gelbard HA. "Platelet-Activating Factor Receptors Mediate Excitatory Postsynaptic Hippocampal Injury in Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis." The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience.. 2016 Jan 27; 36(4):1336-46. 11/2006Bundle MW, Ernst CL, Bellizzi MJ, Wright S, Weyand PG. "A metabolic basis for impaired muscle force production and neuromuscular compensation during sprint cycling." American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology.. 2006 Nov 0; 291(5):R1457-64. Epub 2006 Jul 13. 3/2006Bellizzi MJ, Lu SM, Gelbard HA. "Protecting the synapse: evidence for a rational strategy to treat HIV-1 associated neurologic disease." Journal of neuroimmune pharmacology : the official journal of the Society on NeuroImmune Pharmacology.. 2006 Mar 0; 1(1):20-31. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Matthew J. Bellizzi, M.D., Ph.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Matthew J. Bellizzi, M.D., Ph.D. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.