Ashvin Dewan, MD, is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon serving patients in and around Sugar Land, Texas. At Ashvin K. Dewan, MD, Dr. Dewan’s special interests include sports-related injuries of the knee, shoulder, elbow, ankle, and hip.

Dr. Dewan earned his Bachelor of Science in bioengineering from Rice University in Houston, Texas, graduating summa cum laude. He then completed his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine, also in Houston. After receiving world-class orthopedic surgical training at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, he completed a fellowship in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. While in training, he was awarded the “Most Outstanding Researcher” award.

Dr. Dewan is familiar with the latest arthroscopic and arthroplasty techniques. He stays up-to-date with the latest medical advancements and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. In addition to being an orthopedic surgeon during the day, Dr. Dewan is a coder by night. He is the co-founder of CaseCtrl, a platform that aims to streamline and coordinate surgeries.

Prior to establishing his practice, he sought additional professional experience with the Baltimore Orioles, St. Louis Rams, and St. Louis Blues. When an opportunity to join the growing practice at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital arose, it was an easy decision for him to return home. He is excited to be back serving his local community.

EDUCATION

High School

  • Hightower High School
  • Missouri City, TX
  • Valedictorian

Undergraduate

  • Rice University
  • Houston, TX
  • Bachelor of Science, Bioengineering
  • Summa Cum Laude
  • Rice/Baylor Medical Scholar
  • L.J. Walsh Scholar
  • Herbert Allen Scholar

Medical School

  • Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX
  • Doctorate of Medicine
  • Rice/Baylor Medical Scholar
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Research Fellow

Internship

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • General Surgical Internship

Residency

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • Orthopedic Surgical Residency
  • Chief Resident
  • Most Outstanding Resident Researcher

Fellowship

  • Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship
  • Specialty Training in Shoulder Surgery
  • Specialty Training in Hip Preservation

EXPERIENCE

Orthopaedic Surgeon

  • Hightower High School
  • Missouri City, TX
  • Valedictorian

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, MO
July 2014 – August 2015

Assistant Team Physician

St. Louis Rams, National Football League
August 2014 – August 2015

Assistant Team Physician

St. Louis Blues, National Hockey League
August 2014 – August 2015

Assistant Team Physician

Washington University in St. Louis
July 2014 – August 2015

Assistant Team Physician

Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball
June 2013 – July 2014

Visiting Scientist

MSD Sharp & Dohme GmbH
Harlow, United Kingdom
April 2004 – August 2004

Research Intern

Merck & Co., INC.
Rahway, NJ
May 2002 – August 2003