Research Faculty

Steven Rothman, MD

Steven Rothman, MD
Appointed 10/14/16
4055 Upstate Health Care Center
90 Presidential Plaza
Syracuse, NY 13202

315 464-4243

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Neurology: Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatrics: Neurology


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Washington University at St. Louis, 1980, Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Residency: St. Louis University Hospital, 1978, Pediatric Neurology
  • Internship: University of Minnesota, 1975, Pediatrics
  • Residency: Barnes Hospital, 1975, Neurology
  • MD: SUNY Upstate Medical Center, 1973

Previous Appointments

  • Washington University, 1979–1980

Clinical Interests

  • Dr. Rothman has a long standing interest in pediatric epilepsy, the neurobiology of seizures and the mechanism(s) of action of antiepileptic drugs.  He and his colleagues are actively working on methodolgy to use cooling to control intractable epilepsy.

Specialties & Certification

  • Pediatric Neurology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Epilepsy


  • Children


  • Comprehensive Epilepsy Program


  • American Neurological Association
  • American Academy of Neurology (AAN)
  • American Epilepsy Society (AES)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
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