Dena Moskowitz M.D.

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Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
School of Medicine


Fellowship, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 2018, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Residency, University of California, Irvine, 2016, Urology
Internship, University of California, Irvine, 2012, General Surgery
M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin, 2011
M.S., University of California San Francisco/San Francisco State University, 2002, Physical Therapy
B.S., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1999, Physiology

Phone: (714) 456-6853
Email: dmoskow@hs.uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
3800 W. Chapman Ave., Suite 3400
Orange, CA 92868
Research Interests
Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Urinary Incontinence
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Awards and Honors
2008 Medical College of Wisconsin: Pasteur Award in Microbiology
2008 Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research: Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship
2009 Medical College of Wisconsin: Brooker Pharmacology Award
2010 Alpha Omega Alpha: elected as a junior medical student
2016 Top Resident Grand Rounds Lectures
2018 Best Poster, Northwest Urological Society Meeting
Publications
BOOK CHAPTERS
1. Moskowitz, D., Ghoniem, G., 2017. Intravesical therapy for bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis: Dimethyl sulfoxide, Urological and Gynaecological Chronic Pelvic Pain: Current Therapies. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-48464-8_19

2. Moskowitz, D., Lee, U., Lucioni, A. (2021). Voiding Dysfunction or Urinary Retention Following Pelvic Floor Reconstruction. In: Kobashi, K.C., Wexner, S.D. (eds) Female Pelvic Medicine. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-54839-1_18
 
JOURNAL ARTICLES, PEER REVIEWED
1. Moskowitz D, Amin K, Lucioni A, Kobashi KC, Lee UJ. Opioid Prescription and Usage in Sacral Neuromodulation, Mid-Urethral Sling and Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery: An Educational Intervention to Avoid Overprescribing. Journal of Urology. Accepted for publication November 2018
 
2. Moskowitz D, Adelstein SA, Lucioni A, Kobashi KC, Lee UJ. Practice Patterns in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Fecal Incontinence with Sacral Neuromodulation: can urologists impact this gap in care? Turkish Journal of Urology. Accepted for publication October 2018
 
3. Moskowitz D, Lee U. Patient Distress in Women with Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections: How can Physicians Better Meet Patients’ Needs? Current Urol Rep, Oct 2018; 19(12): 97 (PMID: 30338430)
 
4. Moskowitz D, Lee U. Optimizing Postoperative Pain Management in Pelvic Floor Surgery. Curr Bladder Dysfunct Rep 2018. (DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11884-018-0492-1)
 
5. Moskowitz D, Adelstein SA, Lucioni A, Lee UJ, Kobashi KC. Use of Third Line Thereapy for Overactive Bladder in a Practice with Multiple Subspecialty Providers: Are we doing enough? Journal of Urology, March 2018; 199(3): 779-784. (PMID: 28965782)
 
6. Wisenbaugh E, Moskowitz D, Gelman J. Reconstruction of Massive Localized Lymphedema of the Scrotum: Results, Complications and Quality of Life Improvements. Urology, February 2018; 112: 176-180. (PMID: 27865752)
 
7. Moskowitz D, Chang J, Ziogas A, Anton-Culver H, Clayman RV. Treatment for T1a Renal Cancer Substratified by Size: “Less is More.” Journal of Urology, October 2016; 196(4): 1000-7. (PMID: 27113965)
 
8. Van Lierop D, Raheem OA, Siegel J, Lee HJ. A rare case of Epstein-Barr virus-associated leiomysosarcoma of the kidney in a patient with HIV. Actas Urol Esp, December 2015; 39:
651-2. (PMID: 26211573)
 
9. Liss M, Kim W, Moskowitz D, Szabo R. Multicenter Comparative Effectiveness Study Comparing Targeted and Empiric Prophylaxis of Transrectal Prostate Biopsy to Prevent Sepsis. Journal of Urology, August 2015; 194(2): 397-402. (PMID: 25846415)
 
10. Moskowitz, D., Ghoniem, G., 2017. Intravesical therapy for bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis: Dimethyl sulfoxide, Urological and Gynaecological Chronic Pelvic Pain: Current Therapies. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-48464-8_19
Professional Societies
American Urological Association
Society of Urodonyamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, Reconstruct
Society of Urodynamics, FPM and Urogenital Reconstruction
Western Section American Urological Association
Other Experience
Physical Therapist
Physiotherapy Associates 2002—2007

Graduate Programs
Urology

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Last updated
10/06/2022