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Jennifer B. Fontanarosa, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 758-5700

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Otolaryngology

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Brooks Fontanarosa earned her medical degree at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA. She also completed residency training at University of Southern California in Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, a program known for its strong clinical experience and diverse patient population. Dr. Brooks Fontanarosa went on to pursue dual fellowship training in Pediatric Otolaryngology and Endocrine Surgery at Boston Children’s Hospital and Massachusetts Eye and Ear / Harvard Medical School, respectively. She was previously a faculty member in the Department of Otolaryngology at Boston Children’s Hospital, and served on the departmental and hospital graduate medical education committees during this time, and hopes to further her experience in trainee education.

With designations in the Pediatric Otolaryngology and Endocrine Surgery divisions at UR Medicine, Dr. Brooks Fontanarosa’s practice will merge her subspecialties, with an overlap in pediatric thyroid surgery. She hopes to combine these areas of interest and expertise to provide evidence-based, collaborative, and compassionate care to her patients and families.

Her clinical interests include:

• Pediatric otolaryngology
• Pediatric thyroid surgery
• Endocrine surgery
• Pediatric salivary gland and thyroid disorders
• General ear, nose and throat issues impacting children

Her research interests include:

• Health care disparity and outcomes research
• Thyroid surgery and management
• Pediatric head and neck conditions

Credentials

Specialties

  • Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery - American Board of Otolaryngology

Education

2007
MPH | Dartmouth Medical School

2012
MD | University of Southern California School of Medici

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2018 - 6/30/2019
Fellowship in Endocrinology at Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary - Harvard University

07/01/2017 - 6/30/2018
Fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary - Harvard University

07/01/2013 - 06/30/2017
Residency in Head & Neck Surgery at University of Southern California School of Medici

07/1/2012 - 6/30/2013
Internship in Head & Neck Surgery at University of Southern California School of Medici

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