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Dayna S. Early, MD

Professor, Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology
Director, Endoscopy
Director, Advanced Interventional Fellowship Program

Specialty Areas

Gastroenterology
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Gastrointestinal Oncology
Interventional Endoscopy
Weight Management
Colonoscopy

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Colorectal Cancer Screening Endoscopic Ultrasound GI Oncology Barrett's esophagous

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Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Gastrointestinal Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-362-3685
Fax: 314-454-8007

Education

Education

Fellowship: Gastroenterology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 1995
Residency: Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 1993
Medical Degree: University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 1990
B.A.: University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 1986

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

A Prospective Multicenter Study Evaluating Learning Curves and Competence in Endoscopic Ultrasound and Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Among Advanced Endoscopy Trainees: The Rapid Assessment of Trainee Endoscopy Skills (RATES) Study.
Wani S, Keswani R, Hall M, Han S, Ali MA, Brauer B, Carlin L, Chak A, Collins D, Cote GA, Diehl DL, DiMaio CJ, Dries A, El-Hajj I, Ellert S, Fairley K, Faulx A, Fujii-Lau L, Gaddam S, Gan SI, Gaspar JP, Gautamy C, Gordon S, Harris C, Hyder S, Jones R, Kim S, Komanduri S, Law R, Lee L, Mounzer R, Mullady D, Muthusamy VR, Olyaee M, Pfau P, Saligram S, Piraka C, Rastogi A, Rosenkranz L, Rzouq F, Saxena A, Shah RJ, Simon VC, Small A, Sreenarasimhaiah J, Walker A, Wang AY, Watson RR, Wilson RH, Yachimski P, Yang D, Edmundowicz S, Early DS
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Jun 15; pii: S1542-3565(17)30718-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2017.06.012.

PMID:
    28625816
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Recurrence of intestinal metaplasia and early neoplasia after endoscopic eradication therapy for Barrett's esophagus: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Fujii-Lau LL, Cinnor B, Shaheen N, Gaddam S, Komanduri S, Muthusamy VR, Das A, Wilson R, Simon VC, Kushnir V, Mullady D, Edmundowicz SA, Early DS, Wani S
Endosc Int Open. 2017 Jun; 5(6)E430-E449. doi: 10.1055/s-0043-106578.

PMID:
    28573176
    [PubMed - in process]
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A clinically feasible multiplex proteomic immunoassay as a novel functional diagnostic for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.
Lim KH, Langley E, Gao F, Luo J, Li L, Meyer G, Kim P, Singh S, Kushnir VM, Early DS, Mullady DK, Edmundowicz SA, Wani S, Murad FM, Cao D, Azar RR, Wang-Gillam A
Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 11; 8(15)24250-24261. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.15653.

PMID:
    28445954
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evaluation of the 2015 AGA guidelines on pancreatic cystic neoplasms in a large surgically confirmed multicenter cohort.
Ge PS, Muthusamy VR, Gaddam S, Jaiyeola DM, Kim S, Sedarat A, Donahue TR, Hosford L, Wilson RH, Grande DP, Keswani RN, Kushnir VM, Mullady D, Edmundowicz SA, Early DS, Komanduri S, Wani S, Watson RR
Endosc Int Open. 2017 Mar; 5(3)E201-E208. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-122010.

PMID:
    28317015
    [PubMed - in process]
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Increasing Number of Passes Beyond 4 Does Not Increase Sensitivity of Detection of Pancreatic Malignancy by Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration.
Mohamadnejad M, Mullady D, Early DS, Collins B, Marshall C, Sams S, Yen R, Rizeq M, Romanas M, Nawaz S, Ulusarac O, Hollander T, Wilson RH, Simon VC, Kushnir V, Amateau SK, Brauer BC, Gaddam S, Azar RR, Komanduri S, Shah R, Das A, Edmundowicz S, Muthusamy VR, Rastogi A, Wani S
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Jul; 15(7)1071-1078.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2016.12.018.

PMID:
    28025154
    [PubMed - in process]
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A comparison between endoscopic ultrasound-guided rendezvous and percutaneous biliary drainage after failed ERCP for malignant distal biliary obstruction.
Bill JG, Darcy M, Fujii-Lau LL, Mullady DK, Gaddam S, Murad FM, Early DS, Edmundowicz SA, Kushnir VM
Endosc Int Open. 2016 Sep; 4(9)E980-5. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-112584.

PMID:
    27652305
    [PubMed]
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Genetic/Familial High-Risk Assessment: Colorectal Version 1.2016, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
Provenzale D, Gupta S, Ahnen DJ, Bray T, Cannon JA, Cooper G, David DS, Early DS, Erwin D, Ford JM, Giardiello FM, Grady W, Halverson AL, Hamilton SR, Hampel H, Ismail MK, Klapman JB, Larson DW, Lazenby AJ, Lynch PM, Mayer RJ, Ness RM, Regenbogen SE, Samadder NJ, Shike M, Steinbach G, Weinberg D, Dwyer M, Darlow S
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2016 Aug; 14(8)1010-30.

PMID:
    27496117
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impact and outcomes of research sponsored by the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
ASGE Research Committee., Madhoun MF, Cote GA, Ahlawat SK, Ahmad NA, Buscaglia JM, Calderwood AH, Crockett S, Early DS, Gleeson FC, Gurudu SR, Imperiale TF, Liu JJ, Mosler P, Pannala R, Pfau PR, Romagnuolo J, Samadder J, Sethi A, Shergill AK, Shin EJ, Willingham F, Dominitz JA
Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Sep; 84(3)385-391.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2016.04.013.

PMID:
    27349928
    [PubMed - in process]
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The role of endoscopy in the evaluation and management of patients with solid pancreatic neoplasia.
ASGE Standards of Practice Committee., Eloubeidi MA, Decker GA, Chandrasekhara V, Chathadi KV, Early DS, Evans JA, Fanelli RD, Fisher DA, Foley K, Hwang JH, Jue TL, Lightdale JR, Pasha SF, Saltzman JR, Sharaf R, Shergill AK, Cash BD, DeWitt JM
Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Jan; 83(1)17-28. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2015.09.009.

PMID:
    26706297
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The management of antithrombotic agents for patients undergoing GI endoscopy.
ASGE Standards of Practice Committee., Acosta RD, Abraham NS, Chandrasekhara V, Chathadi KV, Early DS, Eloubeidi MA, Evans JA, Faulx AL, Fisher DA, Fonkalsrud L, Hwang JH, Khashab MA, Lightdale JR, Muthusamy VR, Pasha SF, Saltzman JR, Shaukat A, Shergill AK, Wang A, Cash BD, DeWitt JM
Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Jan; 83(1)3-16. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2015.09.035.

PMID:
    26621548
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The clinical impact of immediate on-site cytopathology evaluation during endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration of pancreatic masses: a prospective multicenter randomized controlled trial.
Wani S, Mullady D, Early DS, Rastogi A, Collins B, Wang JF, Marshall C, Sams SB, Yen R, Rizeq M, Romanas M, Ulusarac O, Brauer B, Attwell A, Gaddam S, Hollander TG, Hosford L, Johnson S, Kushnir V, Amateau SK, Kohlmeier C, Azar RR, Vargo J, Fukami N, Shah RJ, Das A, Edmundowicz SA
Am J Gastroenterol. 2015 Oct; 110(10)1429-39. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2015.262.

PMID:
    26346868
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Colorectal Cancer Screening, Version 1.2015.
Provenzale D, Jasperson K, Ahnen DJ, Aslanian H, Bray T, Cannon JA, David DS, Early DS, Erwin D, Ford JM, Giardiello FM, Gupta S, Halverson AL, Hamilton SR, Hampel H, Ismail MK, Klapman JB, Larson DW, Lazenby AJ, Lynch PM, Mayer RJ, Ness RM, Rao MS, Regenbogen SE, Shike M, Steinbach G, Weinberg D, Dwyer MA, Freedman-Cass DA, Darlow S, National comprehensive cancer netwok.
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2015 Aug; 13(8)959-68; quiz 968.

PMID:
    26285241
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Efficacy of Endoscopic Mucosal Resection for Management of Small Duodenal Neuroendocrine Tumors.
Shroff SR, Kushnir VM, Wani SB, Gupta N, Jonnalagadda SS, Murad F, Early DS, Mullady DK, Edmundowicz SA, Azar RR
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2015 Oct; 25(5)e134-9. doi: 10.1097/SLE.0000000000000192.

PMID:
    26271024
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Predictors for Surgical Referral in Patients With Pancreatic Cystic Lesions Undergoing Endoscopic Ultrasound: Results From a Large Multicenter Cohort Study.
Ge PS, Gaddam S, Keach JW, Mullady D, Fukami N, Edmundowicz SA, Azar RR, Shah RJ, Murad FM, Kushnir VM, Ghassemi KF, Sedarat A, Watson RR, Amateau SK, Brauer BC, Yen RD, Hosford L, Hollander T, Donahue TR, Schulick RD, Edil BH, McCarter MD, Gajdos C, Attwell AR, Muthusamy VR, Early DS, Wani S
Pancreas. 2016 Jan; 45(1)51-7. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0000000000000386.

PMID:
    26262589
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Suboptimal accuracy of carcinoembryonic antigen in differentiation of mucinous and nonmucinous pancreatic cysts: results of a large multicenter study.
Gaddam S, Ge PS, Keach JW, Mullady D, Fukami N, Edmundowicz SA, Azar RR, Shah RJ, Murad FM, Kushnir VM, Watson RR, Ghassemi KF, Sedarat A, Komanduri S, Jaiyeola DM, Brauer BC, Yen RD, Amateau SK, Hosford L, Hollander T, Donahue TR, Schulick RD, Edil BH, McCarter M, Gajdos C, Attwell A, Muthusamy VR, Early DS, Wani S
Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Dec; 82(6)1060-9. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2015.04.040.

PMID:
    26077458
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The role of endoscopy in benign pancreatic disease.
ASGE Standards of Practice Committee., Chandrasekhara V, Chathadi KV, Acosta RD, Decker GA, Early DS, Eloubeidi MA, Evans JA, Faulx AL, Fanelli RD, Fisher DA, Foley K, Fonkalsrud L, Hwang JH, Jue TL, Khashab MA, Lightdale JR, Muthusamy VR, Pasha SF, Saltzman JR, Sharaf R, Shaukat A, Shergill AK, Wang A, Cash BD, DeWitt JM
Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Aug; 82(2)203-14. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2015.04.022.

PMID:
    26077456
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Corrigendum: Impact of Retroflexion Vs. Second Forward View Examination of the Right Colon on Adenoma Detection: A Comparison Study.
Kushnir VM, Oh YS, Hollander T, Chen CH, Sayuk GS, Davidson N, Mullady D, Murad FM, Sharabash NM, Ruettgers E, Dassopoulos T, Easler JJ, Gyawali CP, Edmundowicz SA, Early DS
Am J Gastroenterol. 2015 Jun; 110(6)942. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2015.144.

PMID:
    26052780
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The role of endoscopy in the management of premalignant and malignant conditions of the stomach.
ASGE Standards of Practice Committee., Evans JA, Chandrasekhara V, Chathadi KV, Decker GA, Early DS, Fisher DA, Foley K, Hwang JH, Jue TL, Lightdale JR, Pasha SF, Sharaf R, Shergill AK, Cash BD, DeWitt JM
Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Jul; 82(1)1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2015.03.1967.

PMID:
    25935705
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Patient preferences of a resect and discard paradigm.
Vu HT, Sayuk GS, Gupta N, Hollander T, Kim A, Early DS
Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Aug; 82(2)381-384.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2015.01.042.

PMID:
    25910663
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The role of endoscopy in inflammatory bowel disease.
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Standards of Practice Committee., Shergill AK, Lightdale JR, Bruining DH, Acosta RD, Chandrasekhara V, Chathadi KV, Decker GA, Early DS, Evans JA, Fanelli RD, Fisher DA, Fonkalsrud L, Foley K, Hwang JH, Jue TL, Khashab MA, Muthusamy VR, Pasha SF, Saltzman JR, Sharaf R, Cash BD, DeWitt JM
Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 May; 81(5)1101-21.e1-13. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2014.10.030.

PMID:
    25800660
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Dayna Early, MD