Danuta Dynda, MD, MBA

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

    About me

    Dr. Danuta Dynda is a Research Assistant Professor in the Division of Urology and the Center for Clinical Research at SIU Medicine. In the Division of Urology, the other divisions of the Department of Surgery, and working in collaboration with the Center for Clinical Research, she is tasked with managing and facilitating projects at varying stages of progress, including, but not limited to, grant submissions, protocol development, specimen collection, regulatory work, manuscript preparation, database management, Resident support and medical student research education and involvement

    Dr. Dynda completed her medical degree at Poznan University of Medical Sciences in Poznan, Poland. In 2018, she earned her MBA from SIU- Carbondale, IL. Prior to joining SIU in 2013, she was a Clinical Instructor-Research in the Department of Surgery at the University of Illinois – College of Medicine in Peoria.

    Dr. Dynda has co-investigated, coordinated or collaborated on more than 100 research projects, and co-authored over 75 abstracts and posters. She has 34 publications spanning nearly 15 years of total research experience.

    Education & training

    Medical School
    Poznan University of Medical Sciences in Poznan, Poland
    Undergraduate Degree
    Bachelor of Arts: History, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois


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    Alanee S, Clemons J, Zahnd W, Sadowski D, Dynda D.  Trichloroethylene is Associated with Kidney Cancer Mortality: A Population-based Analysis.  Anticancer Res. 2015 Jul;35(7):2009-13.  PMID: 26124349

    Alanee A, Moore A, Nutt M, Holland B, Dynda D, El-Zawahry A, McVary KT.  Contemporary Incidence and Mortality Rates of Neuroendocrine Prostate Cancer. Anticancer Res. 2015 Jul;35(7):4145-50.  PMID: 26124369.

    Fiuk JV, Holland BC, Dynda DI, Alanee SR. Antibiotics prophylaxis before prostate biopsy in practice: Review of online clinical guidelines. Urol Ann. 2015 Apr-Jun;7(2):279-80. doi: 10.4103/0974-7796.152954. PubMed PMID: 25835059; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4374278.

    Alanee S, Nutt M, Moore A, Holland B, Dynda D, Wilber A, El-Zawahry A. Partial nephrectomy for T2 renal masses: contemporary trends and oncologic efficacy. Int Urol Nephrol. 2015 Jun;47(6):945-50. doi: 10.1007/s11255-015-0975-3. Epub 2015 Apr 12. PubMed PMID: 25864101.

    Frye TP, Sadowski DJ, Zahnd WE, Jenkins WD, Dynda DI, Mueller GS, Alanee SR, McVary KT.  Impact of county rurality and urologist density on urologic cancer mortality in Illinois.  J Urol. 2015 May;193(5):1608-14. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.11.100. Epub 2014 Dec 10. PubMed PMID: 25498569.

    Alanee S, Dynda DI, Hemmer P, Schwartz B. Low enhancing papillary renal cell carcinoma diagnosed by using dual energy computerized tomography: a case report and review of literature. BMC Urol. 2014 Dec 19;14:102. doi: 10.1186/1471-2490-14-102. PubMed PMID: 25524502; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4289588.

    Alanee S, Holland B, Dynda D, Kamel O, Ganai S. Primary tumor size predicts pathologic findings in retroperitoneal lymph nodes in patients with paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma.  Virchows Arch. 2014 Dec;465(6):697-701. doi: 10.1007/s00428-014-1663-x. Epub 2014 Oct 8. PubMed PMID: 25293343.

    Alanee S, Dynda D, LeVault K, Mueller G, Sadowski D, Wilber A, Jenkins WD, Dynda M.  Delivering kidney cancer care in rural Central and Southern Illinois: a telemedicine approach.  Eur J Cancer Care (Engl).  2014 Nov;23(6):739-44. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12248. Epub 2014 Oct 7. PubMed PMID: 25286964.

    Alanee S, Dynda D, McVary K.  Management of early prostate cancer.  N Engl J Med. 2014 May 29;370 (22):2151.  doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1403862#SA3. PubMed PMID: 24869732.

    Alanee S, Bauman J, Dynda D, Frye T, Konety B, Schwartz B.  Conservative management and female gender are associated with increased cancer-specific death in patients with isolated primary urothelial carcinoma in situ.  Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2015 May;24(3):444-9. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12217. Epub 2014 Jul 23. PubMed PMID: 25055731.

    Huettner F, Rammos CK, Dynda DI, Lange ML, Marshall JS, Rossi TR, DeBord JR.  Body Composition Analysis in Bariatric Surgery: Use of Air Displacement Plethysmography.  Am Surg, 2012 Jun; 78(6): 698-701

    Huettner F, Alley RA, Doubet JL, Ryan MJ, Dynda DI, Crawford DL. Robotic Foregut Surgery: One surgeons experience with Nissen fundoplication, esophagomyotomy, and hiatal hernia repair.    Surgical Scienc, 2012; 3: 1-9.  Doi: 10.4236/ss.2012.31001.Published online January 2012.

    Hill SM, Huettner F, Murray J, Elwood E, Dynda DI. The Contribution of breast density to the volume of the augmented breast. The Canadian Journal of Plastic Surgery, 2011; 19(3).

    Huettner F, Pacheco PE, Doubet JL, Ryan MJ, Dynda DI, Crawford DL.  102 Consecutive Robotic Assisted Minimally Invasive Colectomies – An Outcome and Technical Update. J Gastrointest Surg, 2011 Jul; 15 (7): 1195-1204.  Epub 2011 May 21.

    Huettner F, Dynda DI, Ryan MJ, Doubet JL, Crawford DL. Robotic Assisted Minimal Invasive Surgery – A Useful Tool in Resident Training – The Peoria Experience 2002-2009.  Int J Med Robot, 2010 Dec; 6(4): 386-93.

    Dynda DI, Andrews JA, Chiou AC, DeBord JR.  Project PROMIS: Peoria Regional Outpatient Medical Imaging Study. The American Journal of Surgery, 2008; 195(3): 322-328.

    Shahwan T, Dajani N, Bonello JP, Dynda DI, Nixon JB. A Case of Juvenile Polyposis Coli.  Practical Gastroenterology, 2005; 29(11): 80-83.

    Rossi TR, Dynda DI, Estes NC, Marshall JS. Stricture Dilation Following Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.  The American Journal of Surgery 2005; 189: 357-360.