H. Clay Dean, MD, FACS

H. Clay Dean, MD, FACS

General Surgery


Joined SPH:


Areas of Interest:

  • General Surgery
  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery
  • Management of colorectal and breast cancer
  • Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Hernia surgery
  • Thyroid and parathyroid surgery

Certifications & Professional Activities:

  • American Board of Surgery
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma
  • Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery Program
  • Advanced Trauma Operative Management


University of Wisconsin, Platteville, Wisconsin

Medical School:

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Wisconsin Academy of Rural Medicine, Madison, Wisconsin — MD Degree 2011

Internship & Residency:

Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa