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Kayla J. Dewey, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Emergency Medicine


Professional Background

Dr. Dewey attended Claremont McKenna College and graduated in 2009. She received her MD from the University Southern California in 2013, and completed her residency training in Emergency Medicine at Georgetown/Medstar Washington Hospital Center in 2016. She completed a fellowship in Emergency Ultrasound, also at Georgetown/Medstar, in 2017. She joined the faculty at URMC after fellowship, working in both the adult and pediatric EDs as well as Strong West. She works with the Emergency Ultrasound division and is the elective director for the Emergency Ultrasound Elective at the School of Medicine.



  • Emergency Medicine - American Board of Emergency Medicine


MD | University of Southern California School of Medici

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2016 - 06/30/2017
Fellowship in Ultrasound at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital/Medstar National Rehabilitation Hospital

07/01/2014 - 06/30/2016
Residency in Emergency Medicine at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital/Medstar National Rehabilitation Hospital

06/18/2013 - 06/30/2014
Internship in Emergency Medicine at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital/Medstar National Rehabilitation Hospital

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Journal Articles

Wittrock C, Dewey K. "Acute Pelvic Pain." Emergency medicine clinics of North America.. 2019 May 0; 37(2):207-218.

Dewey K, Porter R, Mazer-Amirshahi M. "Prolonged QRS Widening After Aripiprazole Overdose." Pediatric emergency care.. 2018 May 5; Epub 2018 May 05.

Nelson L, Perrone J, Pines JM, van den Anker J, Mullins PM, Dewey K, Mazer-Amirshahi M. "Trends in opioid analgesic use for headaches in US emergency departments." The American journal of emergency medicine.. 2014 Sep 0; 32(9):1068-73. Epub 2014 Jul 10.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Early Pregnancy Complications
Book Title: Emergency Department Management of Obstetric Complications
Author List: Dewey K, Voss K, Phillips C
Edited By: Borhart, Joelle
Published By: Springer 2017

Chapter Title: TB and Syphilis: Infections You Can't Forget About
Book Title: Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department
Author List: Dewey K, Benghanem G
Edited By: Mattu A, Chanmugam AS, Swadron SP, Woolridge DP, Winters ME
Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2017