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Dr. Dewey McWhirter, MD
Dr. Dewey Young McWhirter MD is a male Neurologist, has 8 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Sleep Medicine.
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Dr. Dewey McWhirter has 7 office locations.
7323 Chapman Hwy
Ste 160
Knoxville, TN 37920

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dewey McWhirter, Sleep Medicine is Excellent. Dr. McWhirter has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.9090909090909 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.5454545454545 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5454545454545 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Insomnia
  • 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 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)


Dr. McWhirter has 12 hospital affiliations:

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

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. McWhirter accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 2 plans
  • Bluegrass Family Health - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan


  • German

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Dewey Y. McWhirter practice?
Dr. Dewey McWhirter practices Neurology and Sleep Medicine near Knoxville, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Tazewell, TN and Powell, TN.
See Knoxville Neurologists and Knoxville Psychiatrists.