Frederick T. Drake, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Surgery

Frederick Drake
617.638.8609
88 E. Newton St Newton Pavilion

Biography

Dr. Drake received his Medical Degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, UT and a Master of Public Health from the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. He completed a residency in General Surgery at University of Washington Medical Center and a Fellowship in Endocrine Surgery at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) in San Francisco, CA.

He is board certified by the America Board of Surgery. His research and clinical interests include: general surgery and endocrine surgery (including surgery for diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands), improving outcomes for common surgical diseases, innovations in surgical education and improving access to surgical care in the developing world.

Education

  • University of Utah School of Medicine, MD/MPH

Publications

  • Published on 3/23/2021

    Neufeld MY, Sanchez SE, Drake FT. Handle With Care: Use of Proportions to Assess Changes in Acute Appendicitis During the 2020 COVID-19 "Surge". J Am Coll Radiol. 2021 Mar 23. PMID: 33775654.

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  • Published on 2/10/2021

    Papageorge MV, de Geus SWL, Woods AP, Ng SC, Drake FT, Cassidy MR, McAneny DB, Tseng JF, Sachs TE. Undertreatment of Gallbladder Cancer: A Nationwide Analysis. Ann Surg Oncol. 2021 Feb 10. PMID: 33566241.

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  • Published on 12/16/2020

    Nguyen MT, Feeney T, Kim C, Drake FT, Mitchell SE, Bednarczyk M, Sanchez SE. Patient-Level Factors Influencing Palliative Care Consultation at a Safety-Net Urban Hospital. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2020 Dec 16; 1049909120981764. PMID: 33325245.

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  • Published on 12/4/2020

    Neufeld MY, Bauerle W, Eriksson E, Azar FK, Evans HL, Johnson M, Lawless RA, Lottenberg L, Sanchez SE, Simianu VV, Thomas CS, Drake FT. Where did the patients go? Changes in acute appendicitis presentation and severity of illness during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic: A retrospective cohort study. Surgery. 2021 04; 169(4):808-815. PMID: 33288212.

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  • Published on 12/2/2020

    Crable EL, Feeney T, Harvey J, Grim V, Drainoni ML, Walkey AJ, Steiling K, Drake FT. Management Strategies to Promote Follow-Up Care for Incidental Findings: A Scoping Review. J Am Coll Radiol. 2021 Apr; 18(4):566-579. PMID: 33278340.

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  • Published on 11/1/2020

    Drake FT, Golz RA, Sanchez SE. The Utility of Perforated Appendix Rate as a Proxy for Timely Access to Care-Reply. JAMA Surg. 2020 11 01; 155(11):1082-1083. PMID: 32777013.

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  • Published on 11/1/2020

    Goldman AL, Paasche-Orlow MK, Drake FT. Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansion and Access to Outpatient Surgical Care. JAMA Surg. 2020 11 01; 155(11):1066-1067. PMID: 32822496.

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  • Published on 10/5/2020

    Flum DR, Davidson GH, Monsell SE, Shapiro NI, Odom SR, Sanchez SE, Drake FT, Fischkoff K, Johnson J, Patton JH, Evans H, Cuschieri J, Sabbatini AK, Faine BA, Skeete DA, Liang MK, Sohn V, McGrane K, Kutcher ME, Chung B, Carter DW, Ayoung-Chee P, Chiang W, Rushing A, Steinberg S, Foster CS, Schaetzel SM, Price TP, Mandell KA, Ferrigno L, Salzberg M, DeUgarte DA, Kaji AH, Moran GJ, Saltzman D, Alam HB, Park PK, Kao LS, Thompson CM, Self WH, Yu JT, Wiebusch A, Winchell RJ, Clark S, Krishnadasan A, Fannon E, Lavallee DC, Comstock BA, Bizzell B, Heagerty PJ, Kessler LG, Talan DA. A Randomized Trial Comparing Antibiotics with Appendectomy for Appendicitis. N Engl J Med. 2020 11 12; 383(20):1907-1919. PMID: 33017106.

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  • Published on 10/1/2020

    Feeney T, Park C, Godley F, Cassidy M, Sachs T, McAneny D, Tseng JF, Drake FT. Provider-patient Language Discordance and Cancer Operations: Outcomes from a Single Center Linked to a State Vital Statistics Registry. World J Surg. 2020 10; 44(10):3324-3332. PMID: 32474627.

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  • Published on 9/16/2020

    Bala W, Steinkamp J, Feeney T, Gupta A, Sharma A, Kantrowitz J, Cordella N, Moses J, Drake FT. A Web Application for Adrenal Incidentaloma Identification, Tracking, and Management Using Machine Learning. Appl Clin Inform. 2020 08; 11(4):606-616. PMID: 32937677.

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