Matthew Shew, MD

Matthew Shew, MD

Head and Neck Surgeon

Primary Academic Title

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

As a member of our head and neck cancer specialist team, Dr. Shew cares for patients diagnosed with these cancers through treatment and recovery. Learn more about how Dr. Shew and Siteman approach head and neck cancer diagnosis and staging, treatment and recovery.


  • 2014: MD, Indiana University, Indianapolis


  • 2014 - 2019: Resident, head and neck surgery , University of Kansas, Kansas City
  • 2019 - 2021: Fellow, neurotology and lateral skull base surgery, Washington University, St. Louis

Board Certification

  • 2021: American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • 2022: American Board of Otolaryngology (Otology and Neurotology)

Selected Research Publications

Single-cell multi-omic analysis of the vestibular schwannoma ecosystem uncovers a nerve injury-like state.
  • Barrett TF, Patel B, Khan SM, [...] Shew M, [...] Kim AH
  • Nat Commun 2024

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Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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