L. Stewart Massad Jr., MD

L. Stewart Massad Jr., MD

Gynecologic Oncology, Surgeon

Primary Academic Title

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

As a member of our ovarian, cervical and endometrial cancer specialist teams, Dr. Massad Jr. cares for patients diagnosed with these cancers through treatment and recovery.

Research Interest

Cervical cancer prevention, colposcopy and the interaction of HIV and cervical dysplasia, with special focus on behavioral aspects of compliance with screening and treatment as well as clinician education.


  • 1984: MD, Duke University, Durham, N.C.


  • 1984 - 1985: Intern, internal medicine, Albany Medical Center, Albany, N.Y.
  • 1985 - 1989: Resident, obstetrics and gynecology, Duke University, Durham, N.C.
  • 1989 - 1992: Fellow, gynecologic oncology, Washington University, St. Louis

Board Certification

  • 1993: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology - See more at: http://www.siteman.wustl.edu/DocProfile.aspx?Type=Patient&memid=2121#sthash.8LflR1KF.dpuf
  • 1995, 2005: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology - See more at: http://www.siteman.wustl.edu/DocProfile.aspx?Type=Patient&memid=2121#sthash.8LflR1KF.dpuf

Selected Research Publications

Colposcopy Standards: Guidelines for Endocervical Curettage at Colposcopy.
  • Massad LS, Perkins RB, Naresh A, [...] Wentzensen N
  • J Low Genit Tract Dis 2022
Trends in Bacterial Vaginosis Prevalence in a Cohort of U.S. Women with and at Risk for HIV.
  • Massad LS, Daubert EM, Evans CT, [...] Weber KM
  • J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2022
Frequency of high-grade squamous cervical lesions among women over age 65 years living with HIV.
  • Massad LS, Xie X, Minkoff HL, [...] Strickler HD
  • Am J Obstet Gynecol 2021
Term Pregnancy After Complete Response of Placental Site Trophoblastic Tumor to Immunotherapy.
  • Polnaszek B, Mullen M, Bligard K, Raghuraman N, Massad LS
  • Obstet Gynecol 2021
Primary HPV and Molecular Cervical Cancer Screening in US Women Living With Human Immunodeficiency Virus.
  • Strickler HD, Keller MJ, Hessol NA, [...] Massad LS, [...] Burk RD
  • Clin Infect Dis 2021
Cervical cancer risk and screening among women seeking assistance with basic needs.
  • Kuroki LM, Massad LS, Woolfolk C, [...] Kreuter MW
  • Am J Obstet Gynecol 2021

Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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