Dr. Dawson is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Vascular & Interventional Radiology. Graduated from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, he later engaged in residencies at the VA Medical Center and University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center, where he gained expertise in Internal Medicine and Radiology. Fellowship trained in Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Dr. Dawson is a respected member of the Society of Interventional Radiology and a Healthgrades recognized doctor.

Procedures Dr. Michael Dawson Performs at Marina Del Rey Hospital

  • X-Ray
  • MRI
  • CT Scan
  • PET Scan
  • Ultrasound

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • GEHA Health Plans
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education & Training

Medical Degree

University of Southern California - Los Angeles CA

Internship(s)

University of California, Los Angeles - Sepulveda and Olive View Medical Centers - Los Angeles CA

Residency(ies)

LAC-USC Medical Center - Los Angeles CA - Diagnostic Radiology

Fellowship(s)

University of Southern California - Los Angeles CA - Vascular and Interventional Radiology



Honors & Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Society of Interventional Radiology Society of Interventional Radiology
  • Publications & Media

    • Reprogramming Cd19-specific T Cells with Il-21 Signaling Can Improve Adoptive Immunotherapy of B-lineage Malignancies.

      Journal Cancer Research

    • Organization of the Biosynthetic Genes Encoding Deoxyactagardine B (dab), a New Lantibiotic Produced by Actinoplanes Liguriae Ncimb41362.

      Journal The Journal of Antibiotics

    • Piggybac Transposon/transposase System to Generate Cd19-specific T Cells for the Treatment of B-lineage Malignancies.

      Journal Human Gene Therapy

    • Dissecting Structural and Functional Diversity of the Lantibiotic Mersacidin.

      Journal Chemistry & Biology

    • Chapter 22. Whole-cell Generation of Lantibiotic Variants.

      Journal Methods in Enzymology

    • Redirecting Specificity of T-cell Populations for Cd19 Using the Sleeping Beauty System.

      Journal Cancer Research

    • Bilateral Spontaneous and Simultaneous Rupture of the Achilles Tendons Secondary to Exercises for Limb Ischemia: a Case Report.

      Journal Journal of Vascular Nursing : Official Publication of the Society for Peripheral Vascular Nursing

    • Directed Evolution of an Amine Oxidase for the Preparative Deracemisation of Cyclic Secondary Amines.

      Journal Chembiochem : a European Journal of Chemical Biology