CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSThomas G. Rodenhouse, M.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 473-7560Office: (585) 473-7560Fax: (585) 473-2668A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocations2180 S Clinton AveRochester, NY 14618-2665Neurosurgery: (585) 225-5767Faculty AppointmentsAssociate Professor of Clinical Neurosurgery - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD) Patient Care SettingsHospital Medicine, NeurosurgeryBiographyProfessional BackgroundFollowing his undergraduate education at LeMoyne College in Syracuse, NY, Dr. Thomas Rodenhouse completed his medical school training at the University of Louvain in Belgium. He completed one year of a rotating internship at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada and one year of general surgery residency at Highland Hospital before entering the neurosurgery residency program at the University of Rochester. While at the University of Rochester, Dr. Rodenhouse trained under Drs. Frank Smith and Joseph McDonald and then entered the private practice of general neurosurgery here in Rochester in 1973. Dr. Rodenhouse came on the faculty of the University of Rochester Department of Neurosurgery in 1999 and currently serves as Associate Professor of Clinical Neurosurgery. In addition to his practice of general neurosurgery, Dr. Rodenhouse is a devoted teacher. He actively participates in resident education in the operating room and the resident clinic and has been the recipient of the Joseph V. McDonald Excellence in Teaching Award in the Department of Neurosurgery. Dr. Rodenhouse has been active in the Neurosurgical Society of America and served as its Vice Present from 2007-2009. Dr. Rodenhouse's clinical interests cover the broad range of spinal disorders and spine trauma, cerebrovascular disease and brain tumors.CredentialsEducationMD | Catholic University of LouvainPost-doctoral Training & Residency - Internship at Winnepeg General Hospital - Internship in Surgery (General Surgery) at Highland Hospital of Rochester - Residency in Neurosurgery at University of Rochester Medical CenterVIEW ALL expand_moreAwards20132013 Joseph V. McDonald Excellence in Teaching Award2008 - 2009Vice PresidentSponsor: Neurosurgical Society of America20082008 Joseph V. McDonald Excellence in Teaching AwardSponsor: Department of Neurosurgery Resident StaffLocation: URMC; Rochester, NY2007 - 2008Vice PresidentSponsor: Neurosurgical Society of AmericaVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles2014Kimmell, KT; Petraglia, AL; Bakos, R; Rodenhouse, T; Maurer, PK; Pilcher, WH. "The History of Neurosurgery at the University of Rochester". Journal of Neurosurgery. 2014; 121(4): 989-994.2/2004Hiwatashi A, Danielson B, Moritani T, Bakos RS, Rodenhause TG, Pilcher WH, Westesson PL. "Axial loading during MR imaging can influence treatment decision for symptomatic spinal stenosis." AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology.. 2004 Feb; 25(2):170-4. 1/2002Raffo S, Rubio A, Rodenhouse TG, Patel U, Bonfigilo T, Powers JM. "September 2001: 51-year-old man with seizures since childhood." Brain pathology.. 2002 Jan; 12(1):137-9. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Thomas G. Rodenhouse, M.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. Thomas G. Rodenhouse, M.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.