Ryan Juza, MD

Assistant Professor

  • Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery

(608) 265-2391


  • Fellowship, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Penn State University, Hershey, PA, 2018
  • Residency, Penn State University, Hershey, PA, 2017
  • MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2010


Innovators of the Year Award Surgical Innovations Group, Penn State Hershey Medical Center
University Hospitals-Case Western University MedTech Flyers Prototype and Concept Development Award

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Juza is fellowship trained in Minimally Invasive Surgery and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and is board certified in General Surgery. He is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the Americas Hernia Society, and the American College of Surgeons. He specializes in complex abdominal wall reconstruction including robotic and open reconstruction, surgical endoscopy, and minimally invasive surgery.

Research Interests

My clinical research is in Robotic surgery, specifically Robotic Abdominal wall reconstruction as well as Surgical Innovation/Device Development. I have always enjoyed looking at problems and thinking of better ways to solve them. In surgery that often occurs with the development of novel devices or techniques.

Recent Publications

  • General Surgery Residents' Retention of Knowledge After an Anorectal Skills Workshop.
    Ginesi M, Ofshteyn A, Bliggenstorfer J, Bingmer K, Juza R, Stein SL, Steinhagen E
    J Surg Res 2022 06; 274: 102-107
    [PubMed ID: 35144040]

  • Concomitant laparoscopic cholecystectomy and antegrade wire, rendezvous cannulation of the biliary tree may reduce post-ERCP pancreatitis events.
    Winder JS, Juza RM, Alli VV, Rogers AM, Haluck RS, Pauli EM
    Surg Endosc 2020 07; 34(7): 3216-3222
    [PubMed ID: 31489502]

  • Over-the-scope clip management of non-acute, full-thickness gastrointestinal defects.
    Morrell DJ, Winder JS, Johri A, Docimo S, Juza RM, Witte SR, Alli VV, Pauli EM
    Surg Endosc 2020 06; 34(6): 2690-2702
    [PubMed ID: 31350610]

  • Endoscopic Management of Acute Biliopancreatic Disorders.
    Juza RM, Pauli EM
    J Gastrointest Surg 2019 05; 23(5): 1055-1068
    [PubMed ID: 30820794]

  • Optimizing Hospital Resource Utilization in Bariatric Readmission.
    Lyn-Sue JR, Doble JA, Juza RM, Alli VV
    JSLS 2018 Apr-Jun; 22(2)
    [PubMed ID: 29950798]

All Publications on PubMed