Dr. Nicholas J Cassisi MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. Nicholas Cassisi is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Gainesville, Florida and is affiliated with Shands at the University of Florida. He received his medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has been in practice for 49 years. Dr. Cassisi accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 17 doctors at Shands at the University of Florida who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: General Otolaryngology/ENT, Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery, Laryngology & Voice Disorders

Hospital Affiliation

Shands at the University of Florida
High performing in Ear, Nose & Throat

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1965–1967

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1968–1971

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The skin-sternocleidomastoid muscle composite flap for neck dissection (the gator neck flap).
Parell, G.J., Cassisi, N.J.

Squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx: surgery, radiation therapy, or both.
Parsons, J.T., Mendenhall, W.M., Stringer, S.P., Amdur, R.J., Hinerman, R.W., Villaret, D.B., Moore-Higgs, G.J., Greene, B.D., Speer, T.W., Cassisi, N.J., Million, R.R.

Treatment of paragangliomas with radiation therapy.
Mendenhall, W. M., Hinerman, R. W., Amdur, R. J., Stringer, S. P., Antonelli, P. J., Singleton, G. T., Cassisi, N. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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