Dr. Dean works with a variety of patients, including those who are recovering from traumatic brain injuries, amputations, stroke and injuries to the spinal cord. She engages with her patients, encouraging them to participate more fully in their own care and decision-making.
After graduating from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Dr. Dean completed her internship in internal medicine at Jewish Hospital, also located in Cincinnati. A residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation followed at the University of Michigan Hospitals.
Dr. Dean stays busy when not seeing patients. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and fitness activities like golf, skiing and biking. She is also a knitwear designer and is in training as a technical editor.