Focused Issue on Current Topics of Reconstructive Urologic Surgery

Posted On 2019-06-24 14:37:49



This focused issue on “Current Topics of Reconstructive Urologic Surgery” is edited by Dr. Allen Morey, from Department of Urology, Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA; and Dr. Boyd Viers, from Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

Dr. Allen Morey is Professor in the Department of Urology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, where he also holds both the Paul C. Peters Chair in Urology and a Distinguished Chair for Reconstructive Urology. Dr Morey has an active clinical practice in urologic reconstruction and prosthetics which has lead to publication of more than 230 peer-reviewed articles. He is the 2015 President of the Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons (GURS) and Chair of the AUA Urotrauma Guidelines committee.

Dr. Boyd Viers is a Urologist specializing in genitourinary reconstruction in the Department of Urology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He underwent his medical training at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE and completed residency training in urology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He continued specialty fellowship training in trauma and genitourinary reconstruction at UT Southwestern in Dallas, TX. His research and clinical interests include open and advanced robotic reconstruction of male urethral stricture disease, ureteral stricture, and ureteropelvic junction obstruction. He also has an interest in the surgical treatment of radiation, trauma, and iatrogenic urinary injury. 

Focused issue outline:

  1. Balloon Dilation
    Yooni Yi, Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
  2. IPP Extrusion
    Jorge Fuentes, Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
  3. Urethral Ligation Long Term Outcomes
    Ryan Baker, Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
  4. Peyronie's and Erectile Function Improvement
    Nabeel Shakir, Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
  5. Fibrillar Use in Perineal Cases and Outcomes
    Michael Davenport, Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
  6. Dutasteride Stuttering Priapism
    Ryan Baker, Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
  7. Modified Technique for Vasectomy Reversal Results in Significantly Improved Outcomes
    Landon Trost, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  8. Outcomes and Management of Open Pelvic Fracture Associated with Urethral Injury
    Douglas Husmann, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  9. Noncontinent ileovesicostomy in Management of Neurogenic Bladder
    Douglas Husmann, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  10. Epidemiology and Regional Usage of Inflatable Penile Prosthesis for the Treatment of Male Erectile Dysfunction
    Tobias Kohler, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  11. Complications Rates for Revision Surgeries in the XRT pts vs Non-XRT pts Groups
    Daniel Elliott, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  12. Technical Considerations and Cutcomes of Robotic-assisted Posterior Urethroplasty Emerging Robotic Applications for Male Urethroplasty
    Boyd Viers, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  13. Can We Definitively Transition to Outpatient Urethral Reconstructive Surgery: a Proposed Clinical Pathway and Patient Satisfaction Outcomes
    Boyd Viers, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  14. Natural History and Risk Factors for Ureteroenteric Anastomotic Stricture Following Cystectomy with Urinary Diversion
    Boyd Viers, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  15. Predictors and Management of Vesicourethral Stenosis Following Radical Prostatectomy
    Boyd Viers, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  16. Bulbar Strictures (Young Men)
    Max McKibben and Michael Davenport, Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
  17. Characteristics of Ultra Long Turn f/u AUS pts (>10 years) with NO Atrophy Related Revisions Versus pts With Atrophy-related Revisions
    Daniel Elliott, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  18. A Primer on Extramammary Paget’s Disease for the General Urologist
    Paul Chung, Department of Urology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA