About G Scott Gazelle, MD, PhD, MPH

Clinical Interests:



Medical Education

  • MD, Case Western Reserve
  • MPH, Harvard T. H Chan School of Public Health
  • PhD, Harvard University
  • Residency, Case Western Reserve University/MetroHealth Medical Center
  • Residency, University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology

Accepted Insurance Plans

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My research focuses on the clinical, economic and policy implications of new medical technologies.  A major focus of my work has been on cancer prevention and control, principally related to breast, lung and colorectal cancer.  


  • Lee JM, McMahon PM, Kong CY, Kopans DB, Ryan PD, Ozanne EM, Halpern EF, Gazelle GS. Cost-Effectiveness of Breast MRI and Screen-Film Mammography for Screening BRCA1 Gene Mutation Carriers. Radiology, 2010; 254: 793-800

    McMahon PM, Kong CY, Bouzan C, Weinstein MC, Cipriano LE, Tramontano AC, Johnson BE, Weeks JC, Gazelle GS.  Cost-effectiveness of Computed Tomography Screening for Lung Cancer in the United States.  Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 2011; 6: 1841-1848

    Lowry KP, Lee JM, Kong CY, McMahon PM, Gilmore ME, Chubiz JEC, Pisano ED, Gatsonis C, Ryan PD, Ozanne EM, Gazelle GS. Annual Screening Strategies in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Gene Mutation Carriers: A Comparative Effectiveness Analysis.  Cancer; 2012; 118: 2021-2030

    Knudsen AB, Hur C, Gazelle GS, Schrag D, McFarland EG, Kuntz KM. Rescreening of Individuals with a Negative Colonoscopy: Results from a Microsimulation Model. Annals of Internal Medicine, 2012; 157: 611-620

    Cott Chubitz JE, Lee JM, Gilmore ME, Lowry KP, Halpern EF, McMahon PM, Ryan PD, Gazelle GS. Cost-Effectiveness of Alternating Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Digital Mammography Screening in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Gene Mutation Carriers. Cancer, 2013; 119:1266-1276

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