Mary Elizabeth Cunnane, M.D.

Mary Beth Cunnane, MD
Staff Radiologist, Massachusetts Eye and Ear
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School



Board Certification

  • Diagnostic Radiology, Neuroradiology

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-573-3555
Fax: 617-573-3490



Dr. Mary Beth Cunnane completed her training in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center. She completed a fellowship in Neuroradiology at Massachusetts General Hospital. She then joined the faculty at Massachusetts Eye and Ear, where she interprets CT and MRI exams of patients with vision problems, hearing problems, and head and neck cancer. In addition, she interprets ultrasound examinations and performs ultrasound and CT-guided biopsies.

Clinical Interests

Head and Neck Radiology


Imaging appearance of the lateral rectus-superior rectus band in 100 consecutive patients without strabismus. Patel SH, Cunnane ME, Juliano AF, Vangel MG, Kazlas MA, Moonis G. AJNR 2014 Sep;35(9):1830-5. Doi:10/3174/ajnr.A3943

Deficiency Leads to Mixed Hearing Loss and Middle Ear Malformation in Mice. Lysaght AC, Yuan Q, FanY, Kalwani N, Caruso P, Cunnane M, Lanske B, Stankovic KM. FGF23 PLOS One. 2014 Sep 22;9(9):e1707681. Doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0107681

Radiographic evaluation of nasal septal deviation from computed tomography correlates poorly with physical exam findings. Sedaghat AR, Kieff DA, Bergmark RW, Cunnane ME, Busaba NY. Internation Forum of Allergy and Rhinology. 2015 Mar;5(3):258-62

Objective radiographic density measurements of sinus opacities are not strong predictors of non-invasive fungal disease. Killeen DE, Sedaghat AR, Cunnane ME, Gray ST. American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy. 2014 Nov-Dec;28(6): 483-6

Surgical Anatomy of the Human Round Window Region: Implication for Cochlear Endoscopy Through the External Auditory Canal. Fujita T, Shin JE, Cunnane M, Fujita K, Henein S, Psaltis D, Stankovic KM. Otology Neurotology. 2016 May 25

Correlation Between Aspirin Intake and Reduced Growth of Human Vestibular Schwannoma: Volumetric Analysis. Kandathil CK, Cunnane ME, McKenna MJ, Curtin HD, Stankovic KM. Otology Neurotology. 2016 Oct; 37(9): 1428-34

A novel thyroid cancer nodal map classification system to facilitate nodal localization and surgical management: The A to D map. Cunnane M, Kyriazidis N, Kamani D, Juliano AF, Kelly HR, Curtin HD, Barber SR, Randolph GW. Laryngoscope. 2016 Nov 30

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  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


  • Pennsylvania Hospital


  • Massachusetts General Hospital