Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine
Academic: 336-716-3724 | Department: 336-716-4479
Burnout in female faculty members [commentary]. Cassidy-Vu L, Beck K, Moore JB.. J Prim Care Community Health. 2017;8(2):97-99.
Role of statin drugs for polycystic ovary syndrome. Cassidy-Vu L, Joe E, Kirk JK.. J Family Reprod Health. 2016;10(4):165-175.
Tinnitus. Cassidy-Vu L, Thomas CJ. In: Paulman PM, Paulman AA, Harrison JD, Nasir L, Jarzynka K, eds. Taylor's differential diagnosis manual: symptoms and signs in the time-limited encounter. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2014: 107-110.
Providing preconception care in type 2 diabetes. Cassidy-Vu L, Linn E, Namak SY, Kirk JK.. J Diabetes Metab Disord Control. 2014;1(4):.
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Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine
Adolescent Medicine, Obstetrics, Newborn Medicine, Family Medicine, Women's Health
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4479
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Dr. Lisa Cassidy-Vu is a specialist in family medicine. Below is a brief profile about her:
Lisa Cassidy-Vu, MD
Family and Community Medicine
1920 West 1st Street
Piedmont Plaza I, Winston-Salem
336-716-WAKE or 888-716-WAKE
Medical Degree: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency: Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital (Family Medicine)
Fellowship: Women's Hospital of Greensboro (Obstetrics)
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Question: What brought you to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center?
Answer: My husband and I wanted to get back to North Carolina because we loved our four years here for residency and fellowships. Dr. Coates offered me a position which allowed me to continue to practice obstetrics and teach residents - things I'm very fond of.
Q: What are your clinical specialties?
A: My specialties are adolescent medicine, obstetrics, family medicine, women's health and newborn medicine.
Q: What is your patient care philosophy?
A: Don't forget to laugh. I think humor is key to healing and better health. I feel I let patients down if they don't have a smile on their face at some point in their visit.
Q: What do you enjoy most about working with patients?
A: The most rewarding aspect for me is when patients really take control of their medical problem with only encouragement from me and no medication. I also enjoy being the first to see and hold a newborn during delivery and then watching a new mom shed tears of joy over her baby.
Q: What type of volunteer or community activities are you involved in?
A: Right now my children take up most of my free time. I work at our Southside Health and Wellness Clinic once a week, and in the past I've helped at the Community Care Center (Centro Clinico) and gone on medical missions to Honduras and Guatemala. I also try to participate at social functions at my church, St. Leo the Great.
Q: What fun facts should we know about you?
I love to eat Vietnamese food (my husband is Vietnamese). I enjoy gardening, especially flowers. I'm also "green" - so much so that colleagues and residents make fun of me for reminding them to recycle, double-side their photocopies, turn off lights, etc. Our nurses laugh when I pick plastic bottles out of the trash to recycle. The chief residents two years ago bought me a "Wake Forest Tree Hugger" shirt.
The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.
Dr. Cassidy-Vu is most caring and compassionate physician I have had the pleasure to see.
Dr. Cassidy-Vu is a wonderful, warm and understanding physician. It is always a pleasure to meet with her. Scheduling can sometimes be a problem but only because she keeps so very busy. She's a great asset to your system.
Dr. Cassidy-Vu is amazing! I always feel listened to and that she takes time for me. I never feel she is in a rush to just see the next patient.
Sometimes it's hard to see her, then again she's hard at work seeing other patients who needs her just like us. Thus that is a good and bad (for us)! We like her as a provider!
*Dr. Cassidy-Vu is the best!
Dr. Cassidy Vu is so wonderful. It's clear that she really cares about her patients. Despite her busy clinic, she is willing to work me in despite my difficult schedule.
Dr. Cassidy Vu is wonderful!! Provides excellent care and always willing to accommodate me and my schedule. so lucky to have her as my PCP!!
Dr. Cassidy-Vu is by far the best provider I've ever had. She is always available when I need her. She listens carefully to my situation and then she professionally educates me in my care and how to move forward. Dr. Cassidy-Vu always tells me if I need her she is there to help. I know she does this with all her patients. Due to the care she has provided me I have come a very long way in my health. I know without her I would have not gotten the care needed in my situations. Honestly, I could not say enough about the Doctor that I have.
Dr. Cassidy-Vu is exceptional! I love having her as my doctor.
*Dr. Cassidy-Vu is the BEST care provider!
*Dr. Cassidy Vu is amazing - I never felt rushed during the visit & she took as much time as I needed.
Dr. Cassidy-Vu is amazing. We have recommended her to our friends many times!!!
Dr. Cassidy-Vu cares for her patients above what is expected in she makes sure when you leave her office that she has taken care of you in the most professional way. She is compassionate and thorough. There is no better doctor than she. I would not trust my care and concerns with another Dr. like I do with her.
I love Dr. Cassidy-Vu
everything very good.
Dr. Cassidy-Vu is consistently one of the most caring, compassionate, and concerned physicians I have ever had.
*Dr. C-V embodies the highest level of MD. She is not only knowledgeable in medicine, she also has excellent B/S manner, gives adequate time to me. Listens attentively & addresses all concerned provides PT Ed. Highest regards for *Dr. Cassidy-Vu COMMENDABLE!
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Dr. Cassidy-Vu always makes sure that my medical needs are met. I always recommend her to others.
Dr. Cassidy-Vu is great! She made herself available on the spur of the moment to help with a difficult procedure. She did everything possible to meet my needs that day, and I am so grateful and impressed with the care I received.
I absolutely love *Dr. Cassidy-Vu. I recommend her to anyone who is looking for a PCP.
Love *Dr. Lisa - I recommend her to everyone!
Dr. Cassidy-Vu had helped me through a terrible time in my life and I trust her completely. I honestly don't know what I do without her.