Diana K. Bowen, MD

Diana K. Bowen, MD

Diana K. Bowen, MD, is a Pediatric Urology Fellow in the Division of Urology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 

Residency

Urology - Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, Chicago, IL 

Fellowship

Pediatric Urology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Pediatric Urology Fellow

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2016

Bowen DK, Lindgren BW, Cheng EY, Gong EM. Can proctoring affect the learning curve of robotic-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty? Experience at a high-volume pediatric robotic surgery center. J Robot Surg, 2016, Jun 24. Epub ahead of print.

Faasse MA, Johnson EK, Bowen DK, Lindgren BW, Maizels M, Marcus CR, Jovanovic BD, Yerkes EB. Is glans penis width a risk factor for complications after hypospadias repair? J Pediatr Urol 2016; 12(4):202.e1-5.

Nyame YA, Murphy AB, Bowen DK, et al.  Associations Between Serum Vitamin D and Adverse Pathology in Men Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Apr 20;34(12):1345-9.

Bowen DK, Faasse MA, Liu DB, Gong EM, Lindgren BW, Johnson EK. Utilization of Pediatric Open, Laparoscopic and Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Ureteral Reimplantation in the United States: 2000-2012. J Urol 2016; Feb 2. doi:10.1016/j.juro.2016.02.065.

2015

Bowen DK, Butcher MJ, Botchway A, McVary KT.  Counseling on Sexual Side Effects from TURP. Can J Urol 2015 Dec; 22(6): 8063-8.

Meredith A. Lilly, Natalie A. Kulkulka, Paula R. Firmiss, Michael J. Ross, Andrew S. Flum, Grace B. Delos Santos, Diana K. Bowen, Robert W. Dettman, Edward M. Gong. The Murine Bladder Supports a Population of Stromal Sca-1+/CD34+/lin- Mesenchymal Stem Cells.  Plos One, 2015: Nov 5;10(11):e0141437.

Bowen DK, Matulewicz RS, Gong EM.  Preservation of Mullerian Structures with Laparoscopic Management of Intra-abdominal Testes in Persistent Mullerian Duct Syndrome.  J Pediatr Urol 2015; Nov 5. Pii:S1477-5131(15)00390-3.

Bowen DK, Bachrach L, Chi AC, Flury SC. Practice Expectations Compared to Reality for Females in Urology: A National Survey. Urology Practice. September, 2015.

Bowen DK and Gonzalez, CM.   Intratesticular Hematoma After Blunt Scrotal Trauma: A Case Series and Algorithm-Based Approach to Management.  Cent European J Urol. 2014;67(4):427-9. doi: 10.5173/ceju.2014.04.art24.

Bowen DK, Glaser AP, Bush JW, Cheng EY, Gong EM.  Combined Robotic and Open Approach to Excision of Accessory Bladder and Urethral Triplication.  J Pediatr Urol. 2015 Apr;11(2):98-9. doi: 10.1016.

2014

Bowen DK, Casey JT, Cheng EY, and Gong, EM.  Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Transplant to Native Ureteroureterostomy in a Pediatric Patient. Journal of Pediatric Urology, 2014; Sep 23. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2014.07.011. 

Bowen DK and Gonzalez, CM.   Intratesticular Hematoma After Blunt Scrotal Trauma: A Case Series and Algorithm-Based Approach to Management. Cent European J Urol. 2014;67(4):427-9. doi: 10.5173/ceju.2014.04.art24.

Bowen DK, Dielubanza EJ, Wan J, Engel R., Lyon RP, Bloom DA. Sounds and Charriere: The Rest of the Story.  Journal of Pediatric Urology, 2014; May 21. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2014.04.010.

Books

Chapters

Bowen DK and Brannigan RB. Torsion of the Testicle. In: Graham SD, Keane TE, editors. Glenn’s Urologic Surgery Atlas, 8th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2015.  

Posters and Presentations

2016

Bowen DK, Weiss DA, Canning DA. Misdiagnosis of Omphalocele in Classic Bladder Exstrophy: Does Bladder Size Matter? Society for Fetal Urology Podium Case Presentation at: 2016 Society for Pediatric Urology Fall Congress; 2016 Sep 9-11; Dallas, TX.

Bowen DK, Firmiss P, Kulkulka N, Dettman R, Gong EM. Androgen Receptor Activity Modulates Bladder Hypertrophy in Partial Outlet Obstruction. Modified Poster Presentation at: 2016 Society for Pediatric Urology Fall Congress; 2016 Sep 9-11; Dallas, TX.

2015

Bowen DK, Matulewicz RS, Gong EM. Preservation of Mullerian Structures with Laparoscopic Management of Intra-abdominal Testes in Persistent Mullerian Duct Syndrome. Video presentation at: 89th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA; 2015 Nov 10-14; Amelia Island, FL. 

Faasse MA, Lindgren BW, Bowen DK, Johnson EK, Maizels M, Yerkes EB. Preoperative testosterone use and complications after primary hypospadias repair. Poster presented at: 89th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA; 2015 Nov 10-14; Amelia Island, FL.

Bowen DK, Yerkes EB, Johnson EK, Lindgren BW, Gong EM, Faasse MF. Is glans penis width predictive of complications after hypospadias repair? Podium presentation at: 89th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA; 2015 Nov 10-14; Amelia Island, FL. 

Bowen DK, Glaser AP, Bush JW, Cheng EY, Gong EM. Combined Robotic and Open Approach to Excision of Accessory Bladder and Urethral Triplication. Video presentation at: 89th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA; 2015 Nov 10-14; Amelia Island, FL. 

Bowen DK, Jordan GA, Maiers TJ, Kittles RA, Murphy AB. Vitamin D Deficiency Predicts Adverse Pathology at Time of Radical Prostatectomy. Poster presentation at: AUA 2015; 2015 May 15-19; New Orleans, LA. 

2014

Bowen DK and Gong EM. Severe renal functional loss in a patient with recurrent hydronephrosis following resolution of mild antenatal hydronephrosis. Society for Fetal Urology Case Presentation at: Pediatric Urology Fall Congress; 2014 Oct 24-26; Miami Beach, FL. 

Bowen DK, Cheng EY, Madonna MB, Meyer T, Yerkes EB. Complex pediatric urologic reconstruction utilizing the ASTRA technique: Preliminary experience at a single institution. Podium Presentation at: 88th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA; 2014 Sep 10-13; Chicago, IL. 

Bowen DK, Cheng EY, Madonna MB, Meyer T, Yerkes EB. Complex pediatric urologic reconstruction utilizing the ASTRA technique: Preliminary experience at a single institution. Podium Presentation at: American Urological Association (AUA) 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting; 2014 May 16-21; Orlando, FL.

Awards and Honors

2016, Dr. Leander W. Riba Urology Award for Outstanding Performance, Empathy, and Skill in Patient Care, Northwestern University 

2012, Vincent J. O’Conor Award for Excellence in Teaching, Northwestern University

2004, Harvard University, Graduate Cum Laude

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2010-present, Member, American Urological Association