Michael Lewis MD

Michael C Lewis, MD

medical group

Specialties: Anesthesiology

Services: General Anesthesiology

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology - Anesthesiology


  • University College London, Medicine, 1983

Residencies & Internships

  • Jackson Memorial Hospital, Anesthesiology, FL, 1995
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, Internal Medicine, PA, 1992
  • Edware General Hospital, Anesthesiology, 1990
  • Rabin Medical Center (Ichilov), Anesthesiology, 1989
  • Shaare Zedek Hospital, Anesthesiology, 1987
  • Hadassah University Hospital, Oncology, 1986
  • Kidderminster General Hospital, Anesthesiology, 1985
  • Birmingham Accident Hospital, Surgery, 1984
  • Whittington Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1984

About Me


Joseph L. Ponka Chair, Professor of Anesthesiology, Wayne State University

Biographical Statement:

Since October 2015 I have been the Chair here at Henry Ford. I received my medical education in the United Kingdom at University College London. Following this I underwent professional training in Anesthesiology in the UK, Israel and the US. My career was built at the University of Miami where I served as Chief of the VA service, Medical Student Clerkship Director, and for many years as Residency Program Director. During my time at Miami I was a Fulbright Scholar. I served as senior Associate Dean for GME. In 2013 I accepted the job as Chair of Anesthesiology at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville. I served in that role until October 2015 when I became Chair here at Henry Ford.

Research Interests: Geriatric Anesthesiology

Awards and Honors:

  • Hartford Awardee American Geriatric Society
  • Fulbright Scholar
  • Teaching Awards at Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville


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Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W Grand Blvd
Anesthesiology - Clara Ford Pavilion 3rd Flr
Detroit, MI 48202
Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
6777 W Maple Rd
West Bloomfield, MI 48322

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