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Daniel D. Eun, MD

Daniel D. Eun, MD


Vice Chief, Robotic Surgery

Director, Minimally Invasive Robotic Urological Oncology

Associate Professor, Clinical Urology

Telephone:  215-707-3375

Email: daniel.eun@tuhs.temple.edu


Department of Urology


Educational Background:


BS, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 1994


MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2001


Residency, Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital/University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2002


Residency, Urology, Henry Ford Hospital, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Detroit, MI, 2003


Fellowship, Minimally Invasive Urologic Robotic Oncology, Henry Ford Hospital, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Detroit, MI, 2007


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clinical Interests:

  • Minimally invasive removal of advanced tumors/cancers of the prostate, bladder, kidney, ureter, testis and adrenal gland using extensive experience with the surgical robot
  • Cutting edge techniques for organ preservation, especially in the kidney, bladder and adrenal gland
  • Complex minimally invasive robotic reconstruction of the kidney, ureter and bladder

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  • Urology, 2010

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research interests:


  • Outcomes measurement, robotic guideline development, device and instrument design
  • Development of novel techniques for complicated and challenging patient conditions

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

26267030. Calaway AC, Gupta GN, Bhandar A, Eun D, Boris RS, Robot-assisted renal tumor enucleo-resection in patients with a solitary kidney. Can J Urol 22:4(7907-13)2015 Aug

26231860. Kwon YS, Ha YS, Modi PK, Salmasi A, Parihar JS, Patel N, Faiena I, May M, Lee DI, Llukani E, Patrick T, Rha KH, Ahlering T, Skarecky D, Ahn H, Choi SK, Park S, Jeon SS, Ou YC, Eun D, Manucha V, Albala D, Badani K, Yuh B, Ruel N, Kim TH, Kwon TG, Marchalik D, Hwang J, Kim WJ, Kim IY, Oncologic outcomes in men with metastasis to the prostatic anterior fat pad lymph nodes: a multi-institution international study. BMC Urol 15:(79)2015 Aug 1

26078846. Lee M, Lee Z, Eun D, Intraureteral and intravenous indocyanine green to facilitate robotic partial nephroureterectomy in a patient with complete ureteral triplication. Korean J Urol 56:6(473-6)2015 Jun

26033674. Kim MH, Choi YT, Jee YS, Eun D, Ko IG, Kim SE, Yi ES, Yoo J, Reducing the frequency of wearing high-heeled shoes and increasing ankle strength can prevent ankle injury in women. Int J Clin Pract 69:8(909-10)2015 Aug

25891343. Norberg SM, Oros M, Manucha V, Eun D, Bilusic M, Loss of e-cadherin and retinoblastoma genes in a case of urothelial carcinoma with scrotal metastasis. Can J Urol 22:2(7755-7)2015 Apr

25547974. Harbin AC, Eun DD, The role of extended pelvic lymphadenectomy with radical prostatectomy for high-risk prostate cancer. Urol Oncol 33:5(208-16)2015 May

25544929. Caputo C, Lee Z, Harbin A, Eun D, Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastasis from Biopsy Associated Hematoma Disruption during Robotic Partial Nephrectomy. Case Rep Urol 2014:(975412)2014

25530362. Raza SJ, Field E, Jay C, Eun D, Fumo M, Hu JC, Lee D, Mehboob Z, Nyquist J, Peabody JO, Sarle R, Stricker H, Yang Z, Wilding G, Mohler JL, Guru KA, Surgical competency for urethrovesical anastomosis during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: development and validation of the robotic anastomosis competency evaluation. Urology 85:1(27-32)2015 Jan

25418949. Yoon KH, Eun DY, Kim JH, Lee SO, Kim HS, Lee DW, Gastric adenomyoma in the stomach body: a case report. J Med Case Rep 8:(385)2014 Nov 24

25220372. Lee Z, Moore B, Giusto L, Eun DD, Use of indocyanine green during robot-assisted ureteral reconstructions. Eur Urol 67:2(291-8)2015 Feb

24778893. Lee Z, Reilly CE, Moore BW, Mydlo JH, Lee DI, Eun DD, Stone formation from nonabsorbable clip migration into the collecting system after robot-assisted partial nephrectomy. Case Rep Urol 2014:(397427)2014

24750903. Gellhaus PT, Bhandari A, Monn MF, Gardner TA, Kanagarajah P, Reilly CE, Llukani E, Lee Z, Eun DD, Rashid H, Joseph JV, Ghazi AE, Wu G, Boris RS, Robotic management of genitourinary injuries from obstetric and gynaecological operations: a multi-institutional report of outcomes. BJU Int 115:3(430-6)2015 Mar

24612471. Chowriappa A, Raza SJ, Fazili A, Field E, Malito C, Samarasekera D, Shi Y, Ahmed K, Wilding G, Kaouk J, Eun DD, Ghazi A, Peabody JO, Kesavadas T, Mohler JL, Guru KA, Augmented-reality-based skills training for robot-assisted urethrovesical anastomosis: a multi-institutional randomised controlled trial. BJU Int 115:2(336-45)2015 Feb

23987169. Lee Z, Simhan J, Parker DC, Reilly C, Llukani E, Lee DI, Mydlo JH, Eun DD, Novel use of indocyanine green for intraoperative, real-time localization of ureteral stenosis during robot-assisted ureteroureterostomy. Urology 82:3(729-33)2013 Sep

23980532. Lee Z, Sehgal SS, Graves RV, Su YK, Llukani E, Monahan K, McGill A, Eun D, Lee DI, Functional and oncologic outcomes of graded bladder neck preservation during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy. J Endourol 28:1(48-55)2014 Jan

23956826. Lee Z, Sehgal S, Llukani E, Reilly C, Doumanian L, Mydlo J, Lee DI, Eun DD, Single-surgeon experience with robot-assisted ureteroneocystostomy for distal ureteral pathologies in adults. Korean J Urol 54:8(516-21)2013 Aug

23664457. Choi YS, Park JN, Oh YS, Sin KS, Choi J, Eun DS, Single-port vs. conventional multi-port access laparoscopy-assisted vaginal hysterectomy: comparison of surgical outcomes and complications. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 169:2(366-9)2013 Jul

23544889. Lee Z, Llukani E, Reilly CE, Mydlo JH, Lee DI, Eun DD, Single surgeon experience with robot-assisted ureteroureterostomy for pathologies at the proximal, middle, and distal ureter in adults. J Endourol 27:8(994-9)2013 Aug

23315671. Lee JY, Bhowmick DA, Eun DD, Welch WC, Minimally invasive, robot-assisted, anterior lumbar interbody fusion: a technical note. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg 74:4(258-61)2013 Jul

22876964. Lee Z, Cadillo-Chavez R, Lee DI, Llukani E, Eun D, The technique of single stage pure robotic nephroureterectomy. J Endourol 27:2(189-95)2013 Feb

21944109. Wedmid A, Mendoza P, Sharma S, Hastings RL, Monahan KP, Walicki M, Ahlering TE, Porter J, Castle EP, Ahmed F, Engel JD, Frazier HA 2nd, Eun D, Lee DI, Rectal injury during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: incidence and management. J Urol 186:5(1928-33)2011 Nov

21942755. Lee DI, Wedmid A, Mendoza P, Sharma S, Walicki M, Hastings R, Monahan K, Eun D, Bladder neck plication stitch: a novel technique during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy to improve recovery of urinary continence. J Endourol 25:12(1873-7)2011 Dec

20510970. Davis MA, Adams S, Eun D, Lee D, Randall TC, Robotic-assisted laparoscopic exenteration in recurrent cervical cancer Robotics improved the surgical experience for 2 women with recurrent cervical cancer. Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:6(663.e1)2010 Jun

19660223. Patel MN, Eun D, Menon M, Rogers CG, Combined robotic-assisted laparoscopic partial nephrectomy and radical prostatectomy. JSLS 13:2(229-32)2009 Apr-Jun

19178173. Rogers CG, Laungani R, Bhandari A, Krane LS, Eun D, Patel MN, Boris R, Shrivastava A, Menon M, Maximizing console surgeon independence during robot-assisted renal surgery by using the Fourth Arm and TilePro. J Endourol 23:1(115-21)2009 Jan

19076132. Boris RS, Bhandari A, Krane LS, Eun D, Kaul S, Peabody JO, Salvage robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy: initial results and early report of outcomes. BJU Int 103:7(952-6)2009 Apr

18804952. Lin JC, Reddy DJ, Eun D, Fumo M, Menon M, Robotic-assisted laparoscopic dissection of the infrarenal aorta and iliac artery: a technical description and early results. Ann Vasc Surg 23:3(298-302)2009 May-Jun

18710749. Eun D, Bhandari A, Boris R, Lyall K, Bhandari M, Menon M, Rogers CG, A novel technique for creating solid renal pseudotumors and renal vein-inferior vena caval pseudothrombus in a porcine and cadaveric model. J Urol 180:4(1510-4)2008 Oct

18570717. Yuh B, Laungani R, Perlmutter A, Eun D, Peabody JO, Mohler JL, Stricker H, Guru KA, Robot-assisted Millin's retropubic prostatectomy: case series. Can J Urol 15:3(4101-5)2008 Jun

18435898. Malley D, Boris R, Kaul S, Eun D, Muhletaler F, Rogers C, Narra V, Menon M, Synchronous bilateral adrenalectomy for adrenocorticotropic-dependent Cushing's syndrome. JSLS 12:2(198-201)2008 Apr-Jun

18411030. Lin JC, Eun D, Shrivastava A, Shepard AD, Reddy DJ, Total robotic ligation of inferior mesenteric artery for type II endoleak after endovascular aneurysm repair. Ann Vasc Surg 23:2(255.e19-21)2009 Mar

18394611. Choi YS, Eun DS, Choi J, Shin KS, Choi JH, Park HD, Laparoscopic cornuotomy using a temporary tourniquet suture and diluted vasopressin injection in interstitial pregnancy. Fertil Steril 91:5(1933-7)2009 May

18279451. Krane LS, Shrivastava A, Eun D, Narra V, Bhandari M, Menon M, A four-step technique of robotic right adrenalectomy: initial experience. BJU Int 101:10(1289-92)2008 May

17784881. Eun D, Bhandari A, Boris R, Rogers C, Bhandari M, Menon M, Concurrent upper and lower urinary tract robotic surgery: strategies for success. BJU Int 100:5(1121-5)2007 Nov

25484960. Boris RS, Eun D, Bhandari A, Lyall K, Bhandari M, Rogers C, Alassi O, Menon M, Potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser assisted robotic partial nephrectomy in a porcine model: can robotic assistance optimize the power needed for effective cutting and hemostasis? J Robot Surg 1:3(185-189)2007

15474595. Hemal AK, Eun D, Tewari A, Menon M, Nuances in the optimum placement of ports in pelvic and upper urinary tract surgery using the da Vinci robot. Urol Clin North Am 31:4(683-92, viii)2004 Nov

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