Dr. Bruce Cassidy, MD

Dr. Bruce Cassidy, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Bruce Cassidy, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Portland, ME. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 45 years.

53 Sewall St

Portland, ME 04102

Contact Information

(202) 874-6755

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 96% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
29

Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinguecula
  • Posterior Capsule Clouding
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wrong Power Intraocular Lens
11

Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Union College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Albany Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Of Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cassidy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cassidy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cassidy to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Cassidy's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Rockland, ME |
Professional, personable, knowledgeable. These are a few words to describe Dr. Cassidy. His office is run like a well oiled machine yet, each patient is treated kindly and respectfully. If I had a third eye, I'd have him and his staff work on it:) Thank you.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cassidy accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Cassidy has admitting privileges

Maine Medical Center
22 Bramhall St
Portland, ME 04102
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