Dana A Telem, MD
  • Associate Professor
  • Michigan Medicine
  • Ann Arbor, MI USA


Dr. Telem is an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Michigan and the Director of the Michigan Comprehensive Hernia Program. Her clinical practice is devoted to the care of patients with obesity and hernia. She is a health services researcher with a focus in implementation science, the integration of research findings and evidence into healthcare policy and practice. Dr. Telem currently serves ASMBS as Chair of the Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (QIPS) Committee.