Profile

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

128 Ratings
18 Comments

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Locations

Family Medicine - Piedmont Plaza I

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Medicine, Obstetrics, Newborn Medicine, Family Medicine, Women's Health

Contact Information

Request An Appointment

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4479
Department: 336-716-4479

Insurance Accepted »

About Dr. Cassidy-Vu

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D., is a practicing family medicine specialist at Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston-Salem, NC. Cassidy-Vu’s love of teaching led her to teach in Wake Forest Baptist Health’s residency program. Inspired by her father, she prioritizes making treatment fun and effective. Healthy food, exercise and life enjoyment are the pillars she believes in for a healthy lifestyle.

Education & Training

  • B.S., John Carroll University , 1998
  • M.D., University of Cincinnati College of Medicine , 2002
  • Residency, Family Medicine, Moses H Cone Mem Hosp, 2005
  • Internship, Women's Hospital, 2006

Memberships

  • Soc Of Teachers Of Family Medi
  • Am Academy Of Family Practice

NPI Number

  • 1093763351
Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

128 Ratings
18 Comments

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine

Contact Information

Request An Appointment

Academic: 336-716-3724 | Department: 336-716-4479

Recent Publications

Cassidy-Vu L, Thomas CJ. Tinnitus 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.

Cassidy-Vu L, Linn E, Namak SY, Kirk JK. Providing preconception care in type 2 diabetes. J Diabetes Metab Disord Control. 2014;1(4):.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

128 Ratings
18 Comments

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Medicine, Obstetrics, Newborn Medicine, Family Medicine, Women's Health

Contact Information

Request An Appointment

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4479
Department: 336-716-4479

Insurance Accepted »

Dr. Lisa Cassidy-Vu is a specialist in family medicine. Below is a brief profile about her:

Cassidy-Vu-Lisa-2Lisa 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.

 

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine

Request An Appointment

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Lisa Cassidy-Vu, M.D.128 Ratings
18 Comments

Doctor Ratings

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."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4



Patient Comments

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.

11/20/2014

I love *Dr. Cassidy-Vu!

10/31/2014

All good.

10/28/2014

Was very open about the potential negative and positive attributes of different methods of birth control.

10/15/2014

Shes always friendly and understanding and helpful

9/23/2014

If her schedule would permit, I would only see Dr. Cassidy-Vu for all medical needs. She cares for me, as well as my whole family, with great understanding and compassion.

8/31/2014

My doctor is incredible!

8/15/2014

Excellent physician!!

8/7/2014

Dr. Cassidy-Vu is amazing.

8/7/2014

Good

8/6/2014

*Dr. Cassidy-Vu is one of a kind. She is attentive to my needs and makes me feel very comfortable.

7/21/2014

Easy to talk to and discuss anything that concerns me.

6/18/2014

She is the best doctor I have ever had

6/11/2014

I travel 30 miles to see Dr. Cassidy-Vu because she is an excellent doctor and really cares about my whole health. She spends a lot of time just listening to my concerns and is very warm and encouraging. I have referred many friends/colleagues to her because of her exceptional level of care and commitment to quality medical care and treatment. She is a fantastic doctor and genuinely cares about my health. I really cannot say enough good things about her, she is the best!

5/29/2014

Dr. Cassidy-Vu is amazing! I generally communicate with her through mywakehealth and she is quick to respond and address any concerns I have. Our entire family uses her as our PCP and we love her!

5/7/2014

Love her as my doctor!

4/27/2014

Dr. Cassidy-Vu is always so very professtional and a great doctor. I have been seeing her for years and love everything about her. She shows respect and care in her behaviour towards me. I am so glad she is my doctor. She knows her stuff and has a great sense of humor:) I give her 5 stars.

4/4/2014

She's super!

3/26/2014

I think she is awesome.

Quick Reference

Request an Appointment
New Patients

336-716-WAKE
888-716-WAKE

Existing patients may contact the clinic directly.
Find a Doctor Ways to Give
USNWR 2013-2014Magnet Hospital RecognitionConsumer Choice2014 Best DoctorsJoint Commission Report

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.