Dr. Robert Leo Sheridan MD Surgeon

Dr. Robert Sheridan is a surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children-Boston. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 117 doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital and one of 2 at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Boston who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts General Hospital

Shriners Hospitals for Children-Boston

VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain Campus

Education & Medical Training

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1982 - 1986

Madigan Healthcare System
Residency, General Surgery, 1979 - 1980

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Long-term posttraumatic stress symptoms vary inversely with early opiate dosing in children recovering from serious burns: Effects durable at 4 years.
Sheridan, R. L.,Stoddard, F. J.,Kazis, L. E.,Lee, A.,Li, N. C.,Kagan, R. J.,Palmieri, T. L.,Meyer, W. J.,Nicolai, M.,Stubbs, T. K.,Chan, G.,Hinson, M. I.,Herndon, D. N.,Tompkins, R. G.

From Baghdad to Boston: International Transfer of Burned Children in Time of War.
Schmidt, P. M.,Sheridan, R. L.,Moore, C. L.,Scuba, S. C.,King, B. T.,Morrissey, P. M.,Cancio, L. C.

The Safety and Efficacy of Parenteral Nutrition Among Pediatric Patients With Burn Injuries.
Dylewksi, M. L.,Baker, M.,Prelack, K.,Weber, J. M.,Hursey, D.,Lydon, M.,Fagan, S. P.,Sheridan, R. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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