Philip Y. Dien MD

Philip Dien, MD

Primary Location

Burnsville Clinic
675 East Nicollet Boulevard, Suite 100
Burnsville, Minnesota 55337
(952) 892-7190

Physician Introductory Video

Biography

Areas of Special Interest

  • Hematologic malignancies (lymphoma, myeloma, and leukemias)
  • Lung cancer
  • Breast cancer

Philosophy

I strongly believe that patients should have a full understanding of their disease and treatment options so they can participate in the decision-making process. I feel that it is important to focus on the wishes of my patients in order to help them achieve their goals.

Academic Honors and Professional Achievements

  • Chairman, Cancer Committee, Fairview Ridges Hospital, Burnsville, MN
  • Winner of the first Teamwork & Clinical Excellence Award, Fairview Ridges Hospital, 2006

Research

Dr. Dien is a co-investigator in the Metro Minnesota Community Clinical Oncology Program.

Personal

My wife Cathy and I have two daughters, Michelle and Alexis. In my spare time, I enjoy traveling, photography, and collecting wine.

Medical School

Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH

Internship

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Residency

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Fellowship

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Affiliations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Minnesota Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Minnesota Medical Association