CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSMatthew T. Bender, M.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 273-1900Office: (585) 273-1900Fax: (585) 276-2663A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocations2180 South Clinton AveRochester, NY 146182180 S Clinton AveRochester, NY 14618-2665Neurosurgery: (585) 225-5767Faculty AppointmentsAssistant Professor - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD) Assistant Professor - Department of Neurology , Stroke Division (SMD) - JointPatient Care SettingNeurosurgeryBiographyProfessional BackgroundDr. Bender is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease. His specialty interests include ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, brain aneurysms, cranial and spinal vascular malformations, moyamoya disease, and carotid atherosclerosis. He offers patients both endovascular and open microsurgical treatments for cerebrovascular disease. Dr. Bender also has broad experience and interest in general neurosurgery, including but not limited to spine trauma and degenerative disease, primary and metastatic brain tumors, trigeminal neuralgia, chiari malformation, and hydrocephalus. Dr. Bender completed Neurological Surgery residency and a two-year Endovascular Neurosurgery fellowship at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He grew up in Hamburg, NY before completing undergraduate studies at Yale and medical school at Johns Hopkins.CredentialsEducation2012MD | John Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public HealthPost-doctoral Training & Residency07/01/2016 - 06/30/2018Fellowship in Endovascular Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital07/01/2012 - 06/30/2019Residency in Neurological Surgery at Johns Hopkins HospitalClose WindowSchedule an appointmentPlease 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 3 years?YesNoExisting PatientSchedule or request an appointment online through MyChart.Who is the appointment for?