David B. Rosenfield, MD

  • Houston Methodist neurologist
  • Professor of neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

David B. Rosenfield, MD

Areas of Expertise

  • Aphasia
  • Speech motor compromise
  • Stuttering


Neuromuscular disease | American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Clinical Neurophysiology | American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Neurology | American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
University of Illinois College of Medicine - Chicago, IL | 1970
University of Iowa - Iowa City, IA
Neurology | Duke University - Durham, NC
Linguistics | Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Cambridge, MA


Differential Activation and Functional Plasticity of Multimodal Areas Associated with Acquired Musical Skill
Srinivasan, N, Bishop, J, Yekovich, R, Rosenfield, DB & Helekar, SA 2020, , Neuroscience, vol. 446, pp. 294-303. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroscience.2020.08.013

Cortical perception
Rosenfield, DB 2018, , Annals of Neurology, vol. 83, no. 3, pp. 441-442. https://doi.org/10.1002/ana.25162

Fluency and Voice, Disorders of
Rosenfield, DB 2015, . in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc. pp. 266-273. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.54042-2

Stuttered birdsong
Helekar, S, Salgado-Commissariat, D, Rosenfield, DB & Voss, HU 2013, . in SA Helekar (ed.), Animal Models of Speech and Language Disorders. Springer New York, pp. 185-208. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-8400-4_7

Neurology of speech and language
Rosenfield, DB 2013, . in Animal Models of Speech and Language Disorders. Springer New York, pp. 3-12. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-8400-4_1

Dysarthria, Dysfluency, and Dysphagia
Rosenfield, DB 2010, . in Neurology Secrets. Elsevier, pp. 261-268. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-05712-7.00016-7

Stuttering and Dysfluency
Rosenfield, DB 2008, . in Handbook of the Neuroscience of Language. Elsevier, pp. 309-318. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-008045352-1.00030-6

Disorders of Fluency and Voice
Rosenfield, DB 2006, . in Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. Elsevier, pp. 700-707. https://doi.org/10.1016/B0-08-044854-2/04169-9

Physician-authored medical espionage: Who and why
Rosenfield, DB 2006, , Clinics in Dermatology, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 143-145. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clindermatol.2005.05.001

Nicotine-mediated plasticity in robust nucleus of the archistriatum of the adult zebra finch
Salgado-Commissariat, D, Rosenfield, DB & Helekar, S 2004, , Brain Research, vol. 1018, no. 1, pp. 97-105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.brainres.2004.05.051

Development and adult phase plasticity of syllable repetitions in the birdsong of captive zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata)
Helekar, S, Espino, GG, Botas, A & Rosenfield, DB 2003, , Behavioral Neuroscience, vol. 117, no. 5, pp. 939-951. https://doi.org/10.1037/0735-7044.117.5.939

Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) of a stutterer's brain during overt speech
Viswanath, NS, Karmonik, C, King, DE, Rosenfield, DB & Mawad, M 2003, , Journal of Neuroimaging, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 280-281. https://doi.org/10.1177/1051228403013003015

Modulation of ?/a frequency profiles of slow auditory-evoked responses in the songbird zebra finch
Espino, GG, Lewis, C, Rosenfield, DB & Helekar, S 2003, , Neuroscience, vol. 122, no. 2, pp. 521-529. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0306-4522(03)00549-9

Neuroscience of stuttering [4]
Rosenfield, DB & Viswanath, NS 2002, , Science, vol. 295, no. 5557, pp. 973-974.

Do stutterers have different brains?
Rosenfield, DB 2001, , Neurology, vol. 57, no. 2, pp. 171-172. https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.57.2.171

Reduction of female-directed song motifs induced by repeated singing in laboratory-bred zebra finches
Botas, A, Espino, G, Rosenfield, DB & Helekar, S 2001, , Neuroscience Letters, vol. 297, no. 3, pp. 203-206. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0304-3940(00)01693-1

Acoustic pattern variations in the female-directed birdsongs of a colony of laboratory-bred zebra finches
Helekar, SA, Marsh, S, Viswanath, NS & Rosenfield, DB 2000, , Behavioural Processes, vol. 49, no. 2, pp. 99-110. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0376-6357(00)00081-4

Transient speech compromise following sublabial transsphenoidal surgery: A case report and findings of a small preliminary study
Viswanath, NS, Rosenfield, DB, Baskin, DS & Wieber, SJ 2000, , Ear, Nose and Throat Journal, vol. 79, no. 4, pp. 286-289. https://doi.org/10.1177/014556130007900415


  • English