Sara S. Woodward Dyrstad, M.D. PDFPrint-friendly PDF

Sara Woodward Dyrstad

Provider Type: Physician


  • Clinical Breast Radiology

Clinic Location:

General Summary:

Dr. Dyrstad is board certified in diagnostic radiology.

Background / Education:

  • Fellowship in Breast Imaging
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • Residency in Diagnostic Radiology
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • Medical Doctorate
    Southern Illinois School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Medical Practice:

  • Advanced Clinical, Research Consultant and Medical Specialist (2018)
  • Adecco Staffing, Research Consultant (August 2017 – March 2018)
  • Odessa Regional Medical Center, Radiologist – Breast Imager, Odessa, TX (May 2015 – May 2018)
  • Marshfield Clinic Minocqua Center, Radiologist – Breast Imager, Minocqua, WI (September 2013 – August 2014)
  • Affiliated Urology Specialists, Receptionist and Call Clerk, Peoria, IL (June 2000 – August 2003)
  • Trinity Medical Center – West, Nursing Aide, Cardio Recovery Unit, and Rehabilitation Aide, Rock Island, IL (June 2002 – August 2002)
  • Apostolic Christian LifePoints, Registered Nursing Assistant, Morton, IL (April 1999 – September 1999)

Community Service:

  • First United Methodist Church Odessa, Volunteer Instructor, Odessa, TX (January 2016)
  • Kids Hope USA, Mentor, Odessa, TX (January 2016 – June 2017)
  • Girls on the Run Northwood, 5K Running Buddy, Minocqua, WI (May 2014)
  • 100 Neediest Cases, Coordinator of Gift Donations, St. Louis, MO (2009 – 2010)
  • Soldiers’ Angels, Volunteer (2008 – 2010)
  • Northwest Haiti Christian Mission, Medical Volunteer, Haiti (February 2007)
  • In His Shoes Medical Mission, Volunteer, Jacksonville, IL (2006 – 2007)
  • Shoes That Fit, Member and Founder of the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Chapter, Springfield, IL (2005 – 2007)
  • Washington Street Mission, Volunteer, Springfield, IL (2004 – 2005)
  • Enos Elementary School, Mentor, Springfield, IL (2004 – 2005)

Memberships / Honors / Awards:

  • American College of Radiology
  • American Medical Association
  • Society of Breast Imaging
  • Texas Medical Association

Research Interest:

Surgery Locations:

Other Personal Information:

Dr. Dyrstad enjoys reading, skiing, running, gardening, traveling, and mission work.

Associated Physicians:

Dr. Brian works closely with two associated oncologists to treat breast cancer:

Lea K. Krekow, M.D.
Texas Oncology-Bedford

Lea Kathleen Krekow, M.D. specializes in medical oncology. She is board certified in medical oncology. Dr. Krekow has received numerous awards and honors including the American Society of Clinical Oncology Merit Award and during her residency...
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Janice Tomberlin, M.D.
Texas Oncology-Bedford Edwards Cancer Center

Janice Tomberlin, M.D. specializes in breast cancer. She is board certified in radiation oncology by the American Board of Radiology...
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