Michael McKee, MD, MPH

Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine
Medical Director, University of Michigan Center for Disability Health and Wellness


Dr. McKee is an Associate Professor and board-certified in family medicine with an expertise in disability health. His research focus includes health disparities for individuals with various disabilities, health information accessibility, health literacy, and telemedicine applications. He is also interested in the application of eye trackers and mixed methodologies to study how individuals acquire health information through visual and incidental learning opportunities. In addition to his clinical and research work, he is also very active in medical and community health education involving Deaf populations.

He sees patients at Family Medicine at Dexter Health Center where he leads the Deaf Health Clinic.

Research Interests

  • Health Care for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Populations
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing Health
  • Health Literacy
  • Health Communication
  • Health Disparities for Linguistic Minority Populations
  • Hearing Loss