H. Erhan Dincer, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

H. Erhan Dincer

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 276 (Pulmonary)
MMC 434 (Allergy)
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
PACCS

Administrative Phone
612-624-0999

Administrative Email
paccmed@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-625-2174

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Director, Interventional Pulmonology and Bronchoscopy


Pulmonologist (also at Southdale MICU and Maple Grove Clinic)


Medical Doctor, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey (1985-1992)

Internal Medicine Residency, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey (1992-1997)

Internal Medicine Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago Hospitals/Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, IL (1997-2000)

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI (2001-2004)

Summary

  • 2004-2011 Staff Physician, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, VA Southern Nevada Health Care System, Las Vegas, NV and US Airforce Base at Nellis. Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2011- Staff Physician, Fairview University Health Care and Assistant Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Division of the Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

Expertise

  • Interventional Pulmonology
  • Lung cancer
  • Sleep-disordered breathing
  • COPD

Research

Publications

  • H. Erhan Dincer. Linear EBUS in staging non-small cell lung cancer and diagnosing benign diseases. J Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology. 20(1):66-76, 2013.
  • H. Erhan Dincer. Linear EBUS in staging non-small cell lung cancer and diagnosing benign diseases. J Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology. 20(1):66-76, 2013.
  • Dincer HE. How should we deal with muscle weakness in critically ill patients? Editorial. Critical Care Medicine. 37(9):2648-2649, September 2009.
  • Dincer HE. Acute compartment syndrome: Are we close to make an early diagnosis? Editorial. Critical Care Medicine. 36(6):1962-1963, June 2008.
  • Dincer HE. Clinical utility of serum biomarkers of sleep disordered-breathing. Clinical Pulmonary Medicine 14(1):38-44, 2007.
  • Dincer HE, O’Neill W. Cardiovascular deleterious effects of obstructive sleep apnea. Respiration. 73;124-130, 2006.
  • Filippatos G, Ang E, Gidea C, Dincer E, Wang R and Uhal BD. Fas induces apoptosis in human coronary artery endothelial cells in vitro. BMC Cell Biology 5:6, 2004.
  • Presberg KW, Dincer HE. Pathophysiology of pulmonary hypertension due to lung diseases. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine 9(2):131-138, 2003.
  • HE Dincer, N Gangopathyay, R Wang, BD Uhal. Norepinephrine induces alveolar epithelial apoptosis mediated by alpha-, beta and angiotensin receptor activation. American Journal of Physiology- Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology 281(3):L624-630, 2001.
  • R Bargout, A Jankov, E Dincer, T Komodromos, O Ibarra-Sunga, G Filippatos, BD Uhal. Amiodarone induces apoptosis of human and rat alveolar epithelial cells in vitro. American Journal of Physiology- Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology 278(5):L1039-1044, 2000.

For a comprehensive list of Dr. Dincer's publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine

Clinical

Board Certifications

  • ABIM-Internal Medicine – 2000, 2010
  • ABIM-Pulmonary Medicine – 2003, 2013
  • ABIM-Critical Care Medicine - 2004
  • American Board of Sleep Medicine-Sleep Medicine - 2005
  • ABIM-Sleep Medicine - 2007

Clinical Interests

Interventional Pulmonology; Lung cancer; Sleep-disordered breathing; COPD