Dr. William Brian Sweeney MD

Dr. William Sweeney is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Worcester, Massachusetts and is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Allegheny University of the Health Sciences and has been in practice for 31 years. He is one of 4 doctors at UMass Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

UMass Memorial Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

National Capital Consortium
Residency, General Surgery, 1983–1984

Robt Packer Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1984–1988

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1988–1989

Allegheny University of the Health Sciences
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2013

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

MD State Medical License
Active through 2013

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Surgeon Volume and Elective Resection for Colon Cancer: An Analysis of Outcomes and Use of Laparoscopy.
Damle, R. N.,Macomber, C. W.,Flahive, J. M.,Davids, J. S.,Sweeney, W. B.,Sturrock, P. R.,Maykel, J. A.,Santry, H. P.,Alavi, K.

Teaching surgery to medical students.
Sweeney, W. B.

The dangers of being a "weekend warrior": A new call for injury prevention efforts.
Psoinos, C. M., Emhoff, T. A., Sweeney, W. B., Tseng, J. F., Santry, H. P.

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