Current Residents

General Surgery Academic Year 2013/2014

Ryan M. Juza, M.D.

Resident, PGY 3


Biographical Information:

Hometown: Green Bay, WI

Memberships/Societies: Society of the American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), Resident and Associate Society of the American College of Surgeons

Academic Development Time: Minimally Invasive Surgery/Surgical Technology and Innovation Lab

Academic Mentors: Dr. Haluck, Dr. Pauli 

Interests:  Running, cars, outdoors



Undergraduate: University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Medical School:  Medical College of Wisconsin 


Clinical Interests:

Minimal invasive surgery 


Research Interests:

Minimally invasive surgical research, surgical innovations, additive manufacturing 




1. Juza RM, Arca MJ, Densmore JC, Aiken JJ, Lal DR, (2010). Laparoscopic-assisted transhiatal gastric transposition for long gap esophageal atresia in an infant.       J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Jul; 45(7):1534-1537

2. Murdock DK, Olson KJ, Juza RM, Hendricks BL, (2006). Effect of Body Mass Index on Insulin Resistance and Lipids in Prepubertal and Postpubertal Children: SCHOOL Observation. Journal of the CardioMetabolic Syndrome, 1(4), 242-47                        

3. Murdock D, Jansen D, Juza R, Kersten M, Olson K, Hendricks B, (2006). Benefit of Adding Pioglitazone to Statin Therapy in Non-Diabetic Patients with the Metabolic Syndrome. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 105(2), 22-5

4. Hughes P, Murdock D, Olson K, Juza R, Jenkins K, Wegner A, Hendricks B, (2006). School Children Have Leading Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes: The Wausau SCHOOL Project. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 105(5), 32-9


1. Laparoendoscopic Management of Sleeve Gastrectomy Staple Line Leaks. 30th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery at Obesity Week, Atlanta, GA, November 11, 2013

2. Robotic Cholecystectomy: A Cost Comparison with Historically "novel" Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Clinical Robotic Surgery Association Worldwide Congress, Washington, DC, October 3-5, 2013

3. Additive Manufacturing Based Tissue Engineering. Penn State University Millennium Science Complex – AM-based TE consortium, State College, PA, June 27, 2013  

4. Concurrent launch of a robotic general surgery program and trainee curriculum: Initial experience.  P651. Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, Baltimore, MD, April 18, 2013/American College of Surgeons: 2012 Keystone-ACS Annual Scientific Meeting, Harrisburg, PA

5. Operative Time is an Effective Tool to Evaluate Intraoperative Performance for Procedure-specific Tasks in Totally Extraperitoneal Herniorrhaphy (TEP), SAGES 2013 Baltimore

6. A Rare Case of Biliary Atresia and Choledochal Cyst in a Premature Infant. Canadian Association of Pediatric Surgeons: 44th Annual Meeting. Victoria, BC, Canada/American College of Surgeons: 2012 Keystone-ACS Annual Scientific Meeting, Harrisburg, PA

7. Selective Gastropexy for Repair of Paraesophageal Hernias; Comparison to Nissen Fundoplication. American College of Surgeons: 98th Annual Clinical Congress; September 2012 Chicago, IL

8. Laparoscopic Transhiatal Gastric Transposition for Long Gap Esophageal Atresia in an Infant.  American College of Surgeons: 96th Annual Clinical Congress; October 2010 Washington DC/International Pediatric Endosurgery Group: 19th Annual Congress for Endosurgery in Children; June 2010, Waikoloa, HI/ Wisconsin Surgical Society Fall Conference; November 2009, Kohler, WI

9. Effect of BMI on Insulin Resistance. 2nd Annual Metabolic Diseases World Summit; May 2006, Long Beach, CA

10. Dietary and Cardiovascular Correlates of Eating Out. 2005 American Heart Association Scientific Sessions; November 2005, Dallas, TX 




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