Jordan B. Bonomo, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine
.Jordan B. Bonomo, MD photo

Practice Locations

  • Clifton

    • University of Cincinnati Medical Center

      234 Goodman Street
      Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

      Phone: (513) 584-5700
      Map and Directions


Jordan Bonomo, MD, has been a neuro-intensivist for the UC Neuroscience Institute since 2009, and is the director for the Division of Critical Care in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Dr. Bonomo is an assistant professor of Emergency Medicine, an assistant professor of Neurosurgery in the Division of Neurocritical care, directs the program in Internal Emergency Medicine for the University of Cincinnati, and is the director of the Neurocritical Care Fellowship at the University of Cincinnati. He has been a member of the University of Cincinnati Stroke Team since 2007, and a flight physician for the University of Cincinnati Medical Center Air Care since 2004.  He was also a tactical physician & assistant medical director for the Cincinnati Police SWAT team for 5 years. The research Dr. Bonomo performs focuses on the management of acute traumatic brain injury as well as the broader topic of critical care. 

Dr. Bonomo, board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine with a UCNS Sub-specialty qualification in Neurocritical Care, is also certified in Critical Care Ultrasound by the American College of Chest Physicians.  In 2012, he was honored with the Forty under 40 Award by the Cincinnati Business Courier, and named as one of the Top Doctors in Cincinnati. He is an assistant medical director for LifeCenter, and received the Life Center Award by the University of Cincinnati Medical Center Organ Donation Committee in 2008.  Dr. Bonomo co-founded and continues to lead UC Health Team Haiti, accompanying multiple teams of health care providers affiliated with UC to serve in Port-au-Prince each year.

Dr. Bonomo and his wife, Andrea Rinderknecht, MD, an assistant professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, are committed to supporting the growing role of UC Health in the Greater Cincinnati community. Moving to Cincinnati from the Northeast, he and his wife remain struck by the sincerity and beauty of life in this city, and both are actively engaged in helping the sickest patients in our city receive the best care possible. Dr. Bonomo’s primary goal is to ensure that patients in the Greater Cincinnati area recognize UC Health as the regional leader in emergency and critical care services, with access to some of the best care in the nation.


Medical School
Brown University - Providence, RI
University of Cincinnati/University Hospital - Cincinnati, OH (Emergency Medicine)
University of Cincinnati/University Hospital - Cincinnati, OH (Neurovascular Emergencies & Neurocritical Care)

Board Certifications

American Board of Emergency Medicine 

  • Print This Page
  • Make an Appointment: Schedule Now
  • UCNI Weekly Blog
  • Join Our Email List
    for Bi-Monthly Updates

    Click here to continue.
  • Hope Stories

    • Norma’s Story: Essential Tremor

      Norma's Story: Essential TremorQuestion: what progressive neurological condition causes a rhythmic trembling of the head, voice, legs or trunk; can be treated with medication or deep brain stimulation; has no definitive cure; and is eight times more common than Parkinson’s disease? If you’re...
    • Jim’s Story: Pituitary Tumor

      Jim's Story: Pituitary Tumor One turn of events led to another, and so it was that Jim, and not his wife, took Jim’s 87-year-old father to his appointment with the dermatologist for the first time. And so it was that the dermatologist was not...
    • Matt’s Story: Head Injury

      Matt's Story: Head Injury A poor decision nearly cost Matt his life. But state-of-the-art neurosurgical and neurocritical care, dedicated therapists, and family support gave him a chance to start over again. Today, in what is proving to his best decision ever, Matt is studying...
    • Brian’s Story: Vocal Cord Cyst

      Brian's Story: Vocal Cord Cyst One by one, the symptoms of a throat problem tapped on the pastor’s door. Pastor Brian Tome, leader of Crossroads Church and speaker of five weekly messages to a following of 15,000, acknowledged the symptoms and tried to dismiss them....
    • Dick’s Story – Memory

      Dick's Story - MemoryDick was enjoying his retirement as a full-time volunteer at Crayons to Computers when his memory began to go awry. He told his granddaughter that his car was due for an oil change, when he had just had the oil...
    • Mike’s Hope Story: Parkinson’s disease

      Mike's Hope Story: Parkinson's disease Imagine learning you have Parkinson’s Disease. At 26. Most Parkinson’s patients are diagnosed in their 60s. Yet in 1987, after three years of unexplained symptoms, Mike Pohl learned he had the degenerative disease. After a visit to the National Institutes...
    • Lynne’s Story: Brain Metastasis

      Semiretired and working part-time at a restaurant, Lynne knew something was amiss when she looked at the cash register and then struggled to make her hands produce the correct amount of change. Could she have suffered a stroke? Lynne pushed the...
    • Brian’s Story – Saving His Voice

      Brian's Story - Saving His Voice One by one, the symptoms of a throat problem tapped on the pastor’s door. Pastor Brian Tome, leader of Crossroads Church and speaker of five weekly sermons to a following of 15,000, acknowledged the symptoms and tried to dismiss them....
    • Janis’s Story: Parkinson’s Disease

      Janis's Story: Parkinson's Disease When Janis Yelton gratefully enrolled in a ground-breaking study at the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, one of four institutes of the UC College of Medicine and UC Health, she was wracked by pain from advanced Parkinson’s disease, taking 32...
    • John’s Story: Epilepsy

      John's Story: Epilepsy In golf they call it a “bad lie.” A golfer strikes the ball, hoping to place it in a comfortable location on the fairway or the green, but the ball winds up somewhere else entirely – on the side of a...