1. Minnesota


  1. Urology


  1. Fellow - Tumor Immunology University of Minnesota
  2. Chief Resident - Urology Yale-New Haven Hospital
  3. Resident - Urology Yale-New Haven Hospital
  4. Senior House Officer - Urologic Unit Meath Hospital
  5. Junior Resident - Urology Yale-New Haven Hospital
  6. Internship - Surgical Internship New Britain General Hospital, New Britain, CT
  7. MD Vanderbilt University
  8. BA - Cellular and Molecular Biology State University of New York at Buffalo


  1. American Board of Urology - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
  2. American Board of Urology

Primary Appointment

  1. Urology

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Urology

Professional Highlights

  • Chair, Judicial and Ethics Committee, American Urological Association, 2009-present
  • Vice-chair, Practice Guidelines Committee, American Urological Association, 2011-2012
  • Chair, New Research Direction in Urinary Incontinence Symposium, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, 2009


  • Management of vaginal mesh complications
  • Female urology/incontinence
  • Female pelvic floor medicine and reconstructive surgery
  • Vaginal prolapse
  • Surgical and non-surgical management of female incontinence and voiding problems
  • Bladder prolapse
  • Research on devices, technologies and pharmaceutical trials for the above-mentioned interests
  • Urethral cancers
  • Urethral melanomas


See my publications


See a description of research activities.


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