Dr. May S. Thomassee's Credentials
Accepting New Patients
Yes, this doctor is accepting new patients
Dr. May Thomassee is a native of Louisiana, and attended LSU A&M in Baton Rouge, followed by medical school at LSU Shreveport. She then completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN, where she served as Administrative Chief Resident and received the award for ‘Special Resident in Minimally Invasive Gynecology’. Upon graduation, Dr. Thomassee focused her training in Gynecology and completed and 2 year Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery fellowship. During this time, she was able to gain an expert level skill set in laparoscopy and operative hysteroscopy. Following her fellowship, she joined the faculty at Vanderbilt as a Minimally Invasive Gynecologic subspecialist for two years. During this time, she pursued an active role in the residents’ education, and was the director of the gynecologic surgical curriculum. She led an active role in surgical simulation and training during her time at Vanderbilt. In 2014, she received the CREOG National Faculty Award for excellence in resident education, as selected by the resident group. In her private practice, she received the Patient Care Excellence Award two years in a row for maintaining consistently high patient satisfaction scores. Dr. Thomassee is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has co-authored several book chapters, including chapters in TeLinde’s Operative Gynecology and Blueprints for Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has been an invited expert faculty educator for various hysteroscopy courses. Her clinical interests lie in the treatment of fertility aged women with menstrual disorders, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, benign ovarian cysts, pelvic pain, and vulvar pain. Her surgical interests lie in operative laparoscopy, including challenging hysterectomies, as well as operative hysteroscopic myomectomies and endometrial resection. She enjoys teaching endoscopic technique to the residents. In 2015 Dr. Thomassee relocated to south Louisiana with her husband to be near friends and family.
- LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN SHREVEPORT (Grad. 2007)
- Vanderbilt University (Grad. 2011)
Areas of Expertise
Awards & Recognitions
- CREOG Educator Award 2014
- Administrative Chief Resident 2010-2011
Publications & Research
- Roach M, Thomassee M. An incidental finding of endometrial osseous metaplasia during office hysteroscopy. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Online pub. November 2014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2014.11.015.
- Roach M, Thomassee M. Acquired Uterine Arteriovenous Malformation and Retained Placenta Increta. Obstetrics and Gynecology, September 2015 - Volume 126 - Issue 3 - p 642–644. doi:10.1097/AOG.0000000000000812.
- Thomassee M, Curlin H, Yunker A, Anderson TL. Predicting pelvic pain following endometrial ablation: which preoperative patient characteristics are associated? The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology; 20:5; p642-647. September/October 2013.