Michael Cassidy, MD
Michael Cassidy, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Subspecialty / Clinical Expertise:
Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Practice Locations:
Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital

(708) 202-2061

Contact Information:
(708) 216-3408


Undergraduate School:
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude 1987

Medical School:
Loyola University Chicago
Stritch School of Medicine
Maywood, IL
Doctor of Medicine, 1992

Residency in Ophthalmology, 1993-1996
Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, IL

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, certified 1998/recertified 2009
  • Professional Organizations
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Illinois Association of Ophthalmology
  • Awards/Distinctions
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)

Research Interests

  • Comprehensive ophthalmology
  • Complex contact lens fittings
  • External diseases
  • Medical retina