Dr. Bruce Cassidy, MD

Dr. Bruce Cassidy, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. Bruce Cassidy, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Portland, ME and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1972 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment surgery, and more.

53 Sewall St

Portland, ME 04102

Contact Information

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

See how frequently Dr. Cassidy performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Cassidy's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  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
  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • LASIK
  • 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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cassidy to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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)

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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