William Swindell, D.O., Ph.D.

William Swindell, D.O., Ph.D.

  • Internal Medicine - Hospital Medicine - University Hospitals


William Swindell, D.O., Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center, and a member of its Hospital Medicine Division. His clinical interests include general internal medicine, geriatric medicine, and endocrinology.

Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. Swindell holds a bachelor's degree and a doctorate in biology from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio, and a master's degree in statistics from Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan. He completed postdoctoral research studies at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, and at Harvard Medical School. He received his medical degree from the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio, and then completed internal medicine residency training at The Jewish Hospital — Mercy Health in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Dr. Swindell's research interests include bioinformatics, health data analytics, and inflammatory mechanisms of aging and disease. His investigations have resulted in more than 90 publications in peer-reviewed journals, and his findings have been presented at scientific conferences throughout the U.S. and around the world.

Dr. Swindell is active in professional societies such as the American College of Physicians and Texas Medical Association.

Outside of medicine, Dr. Swindell enjoys traveling, exercising, sports, and spending time with family.

Education & Training
  • Medical School - Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (2015-2019)
  • Residency - The Jewish Hospital Mercy Health (2019-2022), Internal Medicine
  • Research Fellowship - University of Michigan Medical Center (2009-2010), Dermatology
  • Research Fellowship - Harvard Medical School (2010-2012), Genetics
  • Research Fellowship - University of Michigan Medical Center (2007-2010), Pathology
  • Graduate School - Bowling Green State University (2000-2005), Biological Sciences
  • Graduate School - Michigan State University (2005-2007), Statistics
Books & Publications