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Jonathan A. Marcus, M.D.

Neurology

Clinical Interests

Sleep Disorders

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 341-7575

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Biography

Professional Background

Jonathan A. Marcus, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He completed medical school at the University of Miami- Miller School of Medicine in 2005. He then completed his medical internship and neurology residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He remained at the University of Rochester to complete fellowship training in both Sleep Medicine and Clinical Epilepsy.

During his residency training he was recognized for his teaching skills by the medical school with the Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Award in 2007 and 2008. He was elected by the graduating medical students in 2008 to the AOA medical honor society. In 2014 he was recognized by the graduating neurology residents at URMC with the Neurology Faculty Teaching Award. He is board certified in both neurology and sleep medicine, by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Marcus specializes in all areas of sleep medicine. His clinical interests focus on the education of both his patients and their families, as well as the community at large, on sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, insomnia, and narcolepsy. Dr. Marcus has academic interests in the association between obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

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

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

7/1/2010 - 06/30/2011
Fellowship in Epilepsy at University of Rochester Medical Center

6/24/2005 - 6/25/2006
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

6/29/2006 - 6/30/2009
Residency in Neurology at University of Rochester Medical Center

7/1/2009 - 6/30/2010
Fellowship in Sleep Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2014
Neurology Faculty Teaching Award | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Location: Rochester, New York

2009
Alpha Omega Alpha Inductee | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Location: Rochester, New York

2008
Arnold P. Gold: Humanism in Medicine Award | Arnold P. Hold Honor Society

2007
Arnold P. Gold: Humanism in Medicine Award | Arnold P. Hold Honor Society

2001 - 2004
University of Miami School of Medicine: Trustee Scholar

2001 - 2004
Rotary Club of Miami: Thomas Brown McClelland Scholar

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Publications

Journal Articles

1/2014
Marcus JA, Pothineni A, Marcus CZ, Bisognano JD. "The role of obesity and obstructive sleep apnea in the pathogenesis and treatment of resistant hypertension." Current hypertension reports.. 2014 Jan 0; 16(1):411.

2014
Pigeon WR, Bishop TM, Marcus JA. "Advances in the management of insomnia." F1000prime reports. 2014 6:48. Epub 2014 Jun 02.

4/2013
Marcus JA, Bisognano JD. "Screening for severe obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in hypertensive outpatients." The journal of clinical hypertension.. 2013 Apr 0; 15(4):289-90. Epub 2013 Mar 14.

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