Dr. Michael Dewar, MD

Dr. Michael Dewar, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
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Age 68
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Dr. Michael Dewar, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Massachusetts Medical School in 1980 and specializes in cardiac surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

800 Howard Ave

New Haven, CT 06519

Contact Information

(203) 562-2257

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 5 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Dewar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dewar performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Dewar performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dewar performs Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Dewar performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic (Heart) Aneurysm Repair
  • Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dewar performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Dewar performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty

Dr. Dewar's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Arterial Graft
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congenital Malformation
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

With 23 years experience I combine expertise with compassion and provide hands on attentive care to all of my patients in a university setting

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1989
Hospital For Sick Children At Great Ormond Street
Fellowship Hospital
1988
McGill University Cardiovascular and Thoracic Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
1985
McGill University Coordinated Surgical Residency
Residency Hospital
1981
McGill University
Internship Hospital
1980
University Of Massachusetts Medical School
Medical School
1973
Marquette University
Undergraduate School
1989
1988
1985
1981
1980
1973

Languages

  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • founding board member Healthy Heart foundation Petersburg Russia, 2010

Media & Publications

  • search website for citations www.ctsa-ct.com under Dewar CV,

Dr. Dewar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dewar

4.9

Based on 55 reviews

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1 Star
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Was one of your patients exactly 9 years back.., from today. To this date,I remember your help and support to me to get through the long road to rroad to recovery.....Nandita.
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Dr. Dewar operated on my husband. He did an Aortic Valve replacement. It has been only four weeks and my husband is doing marvelous. He is so personable and caring makes you feel so comfortable! I would recommend Dr. Dewar in a minute. My husband never needed any pain meds only Tylenol. He is on...Read More
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He did a wonderful job on my aortic valve replacement. Very nice. Very thoughtful. Had my operation on a Friday afternoon. He visited me in ICU both Saturday and Sunday. Great disposition.
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He was amazing! Wonderful support staff, he did surgeries on both my parents, 3 years apart . First rate Doctor , even better human being. Don't go anywhere else.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint

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