Michael C. Dewan, MD


Michael C. Dewan, MD, MSCI, grew up in Austin, Texas and attended college at the University of Notre Dame where he graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in 2007.  He received his MD from Yale Medical School in 2012 where he was awarded the Frank Parker Prize and named a Farr Scholar.  Currently, during his subspecialty years, Dr. Dewan completed a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation degree from the Graduate School of Vanderbilt. In his 5th year, Dr. Dewan served as a Paul Farmer Surgery Fellow within the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard. The 1-year mixed clinical and research fellowship in Global Neurosurgery was conducted in several hospitals throughout Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia.

Clinically, Dr. Dewan’s interests include epilepsy, oncology, hydrocephalus, and congenital neurosurgery. Academically, his efforts focus on outcome predictive modeling, global neurosurgical training, and neurosurgical capacity building.

Beyond Neurosurgery he enjoys golf, water and snow skiing, and travel.

michael.dewan@vanderbilt.edu