Shenbagam Dewar, M.B.B.S.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Geriatric and Palliative Medicine


Dr. Shenbagam Dewar is excited the join the University of Michigan Geriatric faculty team after graduating from the UM Geriatric fellowship program this Fall. She plans to cover the Acute Care of the Elderly (ACE) team at St. Joe’s Hospital and also would be the physician provider at Glacier Hills Long Term Care while also serving as a Geriatric Inpatient Consultant at the University of Michigan Hospital. She is also board certified in Obesity Medicine. Her primary interest is improving functional status and quality of life of Obese older adults and reducing their multi-morbid burden. She is also instrumental in enabling older adults make end of life choices while still they preserve the ability to make those valuable decisions.