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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Cusack, Associate Professor of Surgery is Good. Dr. Cusack has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Cusack, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Abdominal Cavity Cancer (Peritoneal Neoplasm)
  • Appendix Cancer (Appendiceal Neoplasms)
  • Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer (Sigmoid Neoplasms)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gene Therapy
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Cusack graduated from Emory University , Atlanta. He has 6 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012, 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
West End
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Boston™ (2009)


Dr. Cusack has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 


  • Spanish
  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. James C Cusack MD is a male Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. James C. Cusack practice?
Dr. James Cusack has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Cusack practices Surgery near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Londonderry, NH.
See Boston Surgeons.