Michael R. Cassidy, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery

Michael Cassidy
617.414.8090
88 East Newton Street

Biography

Michael Cassidy, MD is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine and a Surgical Oncologist at Boston Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery in both General Surgery and Complex General Surgical Oncology. Dr. Cassidy earned his undergraduate and medical degrees at Boston University. He completed residency training in surgery at Boston Medical Center, including a research fellowship in surgical quality improvement and patient safety. He then completed a clinical fellowship in Complex General Surgical Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, where he was elected Chief Fellow. He has particular interest and advanced training in the care of patients with breast cancer, melanoma, and soft tissue sarcoma.

Education

  • Boston University School of Medicine, MD
  • Boston University, BA

Publications

  • Published on 1/1/2021

    Poulson MR, Beaulieu-Jones BR, Kenzik KM, Dechert TA, Ko NY, Sachs TE, Cassidy MR. Residential Racial Segregation and Disparities in Breast Cancer Presentation, Treatment, and Survival. Ann Surg. 2021 Jan 01; 273(1):3-9. PMID: 32889878.

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  • Published on 12/1/2020

    Lombardi FL, Jafari N, Bertrand KA, Oshry LJ, Cassidy MR, Ko NY, Denis GV. Novel semi-automated algorithm for high-throughput quantification of adipocyte size in breast adipose tissue, with applications for breast cancer microenvironment. Adipocyte. 2020 12; 9(1):313-325. PMID: 32633194.

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  • Published on 10/7/2020

    Cassidy MR, Roh DS. Is It Time to Abandon Textured Breast Implants for Breast Cancer Reconstruction? JAMA Surg. 2020 Oct 07. PMID: 33026418.

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  • Published on 10/1/2020

    Feeney T, Park C, Godley F, Cassidy M, Sachs T, McAneny D, Tseng JF, Drake FT. Provider-patient Language Discordance and Cancer Operations: Outcomes from a Single Center Linked to a State Vital Statistics Registry. World J Surg. 2020 10; 44(10):3324-3332. PMID: 32474627.

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  • Published on 9/18/2020

    Cassidy MR, Kim NE, McAneny D. Surveillance and Therapeutic Anti-Coagulation Do Not Constitute Venous Thromboembolism Prevention: In Reply to Swanson and colleagues. J Am Coll Surg. 2020 Dec; 231(6):784-786. PMID: 32951983.

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  • Published on 9/4/2020

    Ko NY, Qureshi MM, Oladeru OT, Cassidy MR, Oshry L, Truong MT, Hirsch AE. Racial differences in genomic testing and receipt of endocrine therapy in early-stage breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2020 Dec; 184(3):849-859. PMID: 32888137.

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  • Published on 7/8/2020

    Vaughn SC, Talutis SD, Cassidy MR, Sachs TE, Drake FT, Rosenkranz P, Rao SR, McAneny D. Two novel risk factors for postoperative venous thromboembolism: A reconsideration of standard risk assessment and prophylaxis. Am J Surg. 2020 11; 220(5):1338-1343. PMID: 32773172.

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  • Published on 6/1/2020

    Festa K, Hirsch AE, Cassidy MR, Oshry L, Quinn K, Sullivan MM, Ko NY. Breast Cancer Treatment Delays at an Urban Safety Net Hospital Among Women Experiencing Homelessness. J Community Health. 2020 06; 45(3):452-457. PMID: 31625050.

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  • Published on 4/1/2020

    Cassidy MR, Lefkowitz RA, Long N, Qin LX, Kirane A, Sbaity E, Hameed M, Coit DG, Brennan MF, Singer S, Crago AM. Association of MRI T2 Signal Intensity With Desmoid Tumor Progression During Active Observation: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Ann Surg. 2020 04; 271(4):748-755. PMID: 30418203.

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  • Published on 1/30/2020

    Cassidy MR, Rosenkranz P, Macht RD, Talutis S, McAneny D. The I COUGH Multidisciplinary Perioperative Pulmonary Care Program: One Decade of Experience. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2020 05; 46(5):241-249. PMID: 32122711.

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