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Title President, Euclid Hospital
Department Pain Management
Primary Location Euclid Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Epidural Injections
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Facet Joint Blocks
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Comprehensive Pain Management
  • Discograms
  • Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Facet Median Nerve Branch Block
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Joint Injections
  • Management of Back and Neck Pain
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Pain Control
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Medicine
  • Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy
  • Selective Nerve Root Injection
  • Sympathetic Nerve Blocks
  • Viscosupplementation
View all 20 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain in Athletes
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Fatigue
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Myofascial Pain (CMP)
  • Chronic Neuropathic Pain
  • Coccydynia
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Lateral Epicondylitis/tennis Elbow
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Neuropathy
  • Neuropathy - Diabetic
  • Occipital Headache
  • Pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
  • Spine Pain
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenosis - Spinal
  • Whiplash
View all 28 Specialties +


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About Teresa Dews, MD

Teresa Dews, MD, FIPP, serves as the President of Cleveland Clinic Euclid Hospital, and enjoys a thriving medical practice specializing in Pain Management within the Cleveland Clinic health system.

She is a graduate of the University of Toledo and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Anesthesiology and a Pain Management fellowship at Cleveland Clinic before joining the staff in 1993.

In addition to her vocational and educational endeavors, Dr. Dews serves on the Boards of Directors for: Case Western Reserve University Medical Alumni; The Center for Health Affairs’ affiliate, Community Health Affairs; and Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging. She is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia, the World Institute of Pain, and the Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists. She has published on several topics including medication management for chronic pain.

Dr. Dews has held several leadership positions including serving as Chief Medical Officer of Cleveland Clinic Hillcrest Hospital and Vice Chair of Cleveland Clinic's Department of Pain Management. She was the Director of the Outpatient Pain Management Center at Cleveland Clinic's main campus and the Quality Review Officer for the Department of Pain Management in the Anesthesiology Institute. Additionally, Dr. Dews has been involved in medical student and physician education and is a Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine.

She has been recognized as one of Northern Ohio Live's "Top Doctors," selected as a member of Kaleidoscope Magazine's "Forty Club" and inducted into Cleveland Heights High School's Alumni Hall of Fame. Dr. Dews is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

Dr. Dews enjoys taking care of people and encourages a healthy and holistic lifestyle.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Pain Management
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - University of Toledo
Toledo, OH USA


  • Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine

Specialty Interests

back, Back Pain, back/neck pain, evaluation of back and neck pain, interventional pain management, interventional pain management for back and neck pain, management of chronic pain, Neck Pain, pain, pain management, pain management including spine, spine, spine pain

Awards & Honors

  • Northern Ohio Live Top Doctors List, Pain Management, 2005
  • Kaleidoscope Magazine's Forty Club
  • Cleveland Heights High School's Alumni Hall of Fame
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 10/4/2022, Dr. Dews has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

76 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

26 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2023

She is great. I am lucky to have found her.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2023

Dr Dews is a caring and wonderful physician. I just wish she wasn't so busy and it was easier to get an appointment with her.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2022

Dr. Dews is compassionate, knowledgeable, engaged, and helpful.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2022

Very happy with my care under Dr ews

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

I receive Elite service from Dr. Dews and her team.

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2022

Dr. Dews was the first pain management doctor that listened to me and explained why she wants to do the plan for me and why she believes this plan would work for me.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2022

It is always a pleasure to see Dr Dews. She is really willing to listen and help me.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2022

Everyone in Dr. DEWS office is very professional.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2022

Dr. DEWS is always professional.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2022

Dr. Dews is one of the gems of CCF. Not only is she excellent as a doctor, she is respectful, genuinely caring, and the way that she and her staff interact shows a level of teamwork that is impressive.

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2022

Dr. Teresa Dews always takes her time to understand about my health issues and she has done the best for my health. Thank you so much

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2022

I am very grateful for her care as a Doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2022

Dr. Dews and her staff are just amazing!

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2022

Dr Deere is a caring, very competent professional. I trust her judgment and recommendations-always.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2022

Dr. Dews philosophy and care for her patients carries through to the workers on her staff.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2022

In the 10+ years I've been coming to Dr Dews I've never had any problems with the staff, they are always polite, helpful and caring...

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2022

Love Dr Dews

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2022

Dr. Dews was very kind and did explain everything.

Reviewed on May 19, 2022

Dr.Dews is an excellent Doctor.

Reviewed on May 19, 2022

Always pleased with Dr. Dews.

Reviewed on May 19, 2022

Dr Dews is an excellent doctor, just in high demand

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2022

I am very happy with Dr. Dew's care of me.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2022

Dr.Dews she's always been great. Thank you

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2022

Dr Dews is a ROCKSTAR

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2022

Dr Dews is extremely professional and has a very comfortable disposition. She makes your appointment a very pleasant experience.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2022

Always have a positive experience with Dr. Dews, she is professional, truly caring and takes the time to listen and explain. Is it okay to say - I love her!

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