- Bachelor of Science - University of Texas at Arlington
- Master of Physician Assistant Studies - UT Southwestern School of Health Professions
Michael Fanning, M.P.A.S., PA-C
- Internal Medicine - Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine
Michael Fanning, M.P.A.S., PA-C is a board-certified physician assistant in the Department of Internal Medicine - Division of Infectious Disease and Geographic Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in the evaluation and treatment of a variety of complicated infections, including bone and joint infections, bacterial bloodstream infections, surgical site infections, skin and soft tissue infections, and complicated and/or recurrent urinary tract infections. He also specializes in the management of outpatient intravenous antibiotics.
Mr. Fanning started his medical career in the U.S. Army National Guard as a medic. He was deployed twice to Iraq and earned a Bronze Star Medal on his first deployment. He later went on to earn a Bachelor of Science in microbiology with a minor in chemistry at The University of Texas at Arlington in 2012. He then earned his Master of Physician Assistant Studies at The UT Southwestern School of Health Professions in 2015.
He is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and has been working in infectious disease since February 2016.
He is a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America, the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants, and the American Academy of Physician Assistants.