Peter Dewire, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Peter Dewire


Dr. Peter Dewire is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the Boston area, including Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton, South Shore Hospital and Tufts Medical Center. He received advanced training in Foot and Ankle Surgery with Marilyn Yodolowski, M.D. at Pro Sports Orthopedics, as well as completed an Internal Medicine internship at The Veterans’ Administration Medical Center in Boston, and an Internal Medicine Residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center in New York. In addition, Dr. Dewire has a fellowship in Rheumatology from University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle.

Dr. Dewire’s clinical interests are foot and ankle surgery, including joint replacement surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and the American Board of Internal Medicine.


  • Boston University, MD
  • Boston College, BS


  • Published on 7/31/2020

    Shields MV, Toppo A, Menendez ME, Tybor D, Dewire P, Wurcel A, Salzler M. Treatment Outcomes in Septic Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle in People Who Inject Drugs. Foot Ankle Orthop. 2020 Jul; 5(3):2473011420928893. PMID: 35097385.

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  • Published on 1/1/2003

    Bhattacharyya T, Gale D, Dewire P, Totterman S, Gale ME, McLaughlin S, Einhorn TA, Felson DT. The clinical importance of meniscal tears demonstrated by magnetic resonance imaging in osteoarthritis of the knee. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2003 Jan; 85-A(1):4-9. PMID: 12533565.

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  • Published on 10/1/2000

    Schwend RM, Dewire PJ, Kowalski TM. Accuracy of fluoroscopically assisted laser targeting of the cadaveric thoracic and lumbar spine to place transpedicular screws. J Spinal Disord. 2000 Oct; 13(5):412-8. PMID: 11052350.

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