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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(15)
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dewey McWhirter, Sleep Medicine is Excellent. Dr. McWhirter has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
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Promptness 4.5
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Courteous Staff 4.9
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
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Bedside Manner 4.3
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Spends Time with Me 4.4
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Follows Up After Visit 4.4
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Dewey McWhirter, MD is board certified in Neurology and Sleep Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Insomnia
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Narcolepsy
  • Night Terrors
  • Restless Legs Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)

Education & Awards

Dr. McWhirter graduated from Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. McWhirter has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • St Mary's Medical Center, Inc 
  • University Of Tennessee Memorial Hospital 

Languages

  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. Dewey Young McWhirter MD is a male Neurologist, has 9 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Sleep Medicine.
Where does Dr. Dewey Y. McWhirter practice?
Dr. Dewey McWhirter has 11 office locations.
Dr. Dewey McWhirter practices Neurology and Sleep Medicine near Knoxville, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Sevierville, TN and Jefferson City, TN.
See Knoxville Neurologists and Knoxville Sleep Medicine Doctors.