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Joseph B. Cleary, MD, FACS

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Email: josephcleary@verizon.net

Phone: (631) 728-5855


97 Bay Ave. East
Hampton Bays, New York 11946

Professional Profile:

Dr. Cleary was graduated from New York Medical College in 1973. Among six awards received at Graduation was the Award of the Surgical Society of New York Medical College, and recognition as President of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his general surgical residency at New York Medical College affiliated hospitals; he has maintained American Board of Surgery Certification since1979.

Dr. Cleary has been active both as teacher and clinician. He practiced general surgery & surgical oncology in New York City for twenty-five years, recently re-locating to Westchester. During the last thirty years he has maintained a Faculty appointment at NYMC, each year lecturing students on a regular basis.

In 1987 he co-edited a textbook on Breast Cancer, which included contributing authors from international centers. Breast oncology has remained his primary area of focus, and currently he also serves as consultant for a quality improvement organization, as well as an officer for a physician charitable organization.

Dr. Cleary retired from direct patient care in early 2015.

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