Trained at Mayo Clinic, Dr. Dean has over 20 years of experience providing general orthopedic care.

As part of Jamestown Regional Medical Center’s commitment to the community and region, having Dr. Michael T. Dean on staff gives patients the option of having procedures performed locally, like:




Midland, Mich.


Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, Mich.


Mayo Clinic School of Medicine
Rochester, Minn.


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Mid-American Orthopaedic Association
American Medical Association
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Mayo-trained Orthopedic Surgeon

A graduate of Central Michigan University, Dr. Dean completed his medical degree at Wayne State University in Detroit. He did his residency at Mayo Clinic, where he received his master’s degree in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Dean has over 20 years experience at Shoreline Orthopaedic Surgery in Holland, Mich. Dr. Dean specializes in hip and knee replacement, arthroscopy of the knee and ACL reconstruction.

In 1990 he received the Patrick Kelly Award for research. Dr. Dean has had several publications in medical journals. He is involved in the following professional organizations: Mid-American Orthopedic Association and the American Medical Association. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.


Dr. Dean is an avid hunter of ducks, geese and pheasants. His love of hunting and fishing is reflected in his “extended family” — no fewer than four boisterous hunting dogs. Dr. Dean also has a passion for outdoor endeavors, like running, camping, golfing and “playing in the dirt” at his farm in Gackle, N.D. He has three children: Jon, Kaitlin and Emily.

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