• Dean G. Assimos, M.D., was named the inaugural chair of the Department of Urology in the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. Previously a division within the Department of Surgery, the Department of Urology was created by the Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama System in April 2012.

    Assimos is an internationally known researcher and clinician, who comes to UAB from Wake Forest University where he was vice chair of urology. He received his undergraduate degree from Purdue and, in 1977, his medical degree from the Loyola Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago.

    Assimos completed a six-year residency in urology at Northwestern University in 1983. He was a fellow in renal reconstructive surgery and stone disease at Wake Forest University the following year and then an American Urological Association research scholar from 1984 to 1986.

    Assimos has been actively involved in the establishment of practice guidelines in urology. He is on the editorial board of the Journal of Endourology, and he contributes to the urologic survey section of the Journal of Urology. He is an NIH-funded physician scientist whose research has focused on endogenous oxalate synthesis of and the role of dietary oxalate in kidney-stone formation.

    His clinical practice is concentrated on the surgical management of patients with complex calculous disease, ureteral reconstruction and metabolic stone evaluation and treatment.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2023 EndourologyInvestigative urology.  209:629-631. 2023
    2023 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  209:440-442. 2023
    2023 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  209:291-293. 2023
    2022 Financial Toxicity of Nephrolithiasis: The First Assessment of the Economic Stresses of Kidney Stone TreatmentUrology.  170:46-52. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  208:1154-1155. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  208:926-928. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  208:730-732. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  208:207-209. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  207:1342-1343. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  207:1149-1151. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  207:921-923. 2022
    2022 Re: Association between Kidney Stones and Risk of Developing Stroke: A Meta-AnalysisInvestigative urology.  207:729. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  207:462-464. 2022
    2022 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  207:224-226. 2022
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  206:1513-1515. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  206:1321-1324. 2021
    2021 Is It Time to Retire the Low-Oxalate Diet? No! 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  206:1057-1059. 2021
    2021 Disparities in Kidney Stone Disease: A Scoping ReviewInvestigative urology.  206:517-525. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  206:765-767. 2021
    2021 Forty Years of Oxalobacter formigenes, a Gutsy OxalateDegrading SpecialistApplied and Environmental Microbiology.  87:1-20. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  206:470-472. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  206:153-155. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  205:1817-1819. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  205:1509-1511. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  205:1219-1220. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  205:924. 2021
    2021 Dietary Oxalate Loading Impacts Monocyte Metabolism and Inflammatory Signaling in HumansFrontiers in Immunology.  12. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  205:623-626. 2021
    2021 Contribution of dietary oxalate and oxalate precursors to urinary oxalate excretionNutrients.  13:1-13. 2021
    2021 Effect of alanine supplementation on oxalate synthesis 2021
    2021 Pathophysiology and treatment of enteric hyperoxaluriaClinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  16:487-495. 2021
    2021 Urolithiasis/EndourologyInvestigative urology.  205:298-300. 2021
    2020 Re: Dietary Oxalate Induces Urinary Nanocrystals in HumansInvestigative urology.  204:1375. 2020
    2020 Re: Effect of Water Composition and Timing of Ingestion on Urinary Lithogenic Profile in Healthy Volunteers: A Randomized Crossover TrialInvestigative urology.  204:1374. 2020
    2020 Re: Inhibition of Urease Activity by Different Compounds Provides Insight into the Modulation and Association of Bacterial Nickel Import and UreolysisInvestigative urology.  204:1375. 2020
    2020 Re: Plasma Oxalate: Comparison of MethodologiesInvestigative urology.  204:1374. 2020
    2020 Editorial Comment on: "evaluation and Medical Management of Patients with Cystine Nephrolithiasis: A Consensus Statement" by Eisner et al. 2020
    2020 Re: CRISPR/Cas9-Mediated Metabolic Pathway Reprogramming in a Novel Humanized Rat Model Ameliorates Primary Hyperoxaluria Type 1Investigative urology.  204:1092. 2020
    2020 Re: Nephrolithiasis and Elevated Urinary Ammonium: A Matched Comparative StudyInvestigative urology.  204:1090. 2020
    2020 Re: Racial Differences in Risk Factors for Kidney Stone FormationInvestigative urology.  204:1091. 2020
    2020 Re: Simple Dietary Advice Targeting Five Urinary Parameters Reduces Urinary Supersaturation in Idiopathic Calcium Oxalate Stone FormersInvestigative urology.  204:1091. 2020
    2020 Re: Urinary Lithogenic Risk Profile in ADPKD Patients Treated with TolvaptanInvestigative urology.  204:1090-1091. 2020
    2020 Re: Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing the Safety and Clarity of Water versus Saline Irrigant in UreteroscopyInvestigative urology.  204:874. 2020
    2020 Re: Risk of Kidney Stone among Workers Exposed to High Occupational Heat Stress - A Case Study from Southern Indian Steel IndustryInvestigative urology.  204:873-874. 2020
    2020 Re: Symmetric Dimethylarginine Values in Koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) Based on Oxalate Nephrosis StatusInvestigative urology.  204:872. 2020
    2020 Re: Temporal Factors Associated with Opioid Prescriptions for Patients with Pain Conditions in an Urban Emergency DepartmentInvestigative urology.  204:872-873. 2020
    2020 Re: Using the T11 Vertebra to Minimise the CT-KUB Scan FieldInvestigative urology.  204:873. 2020
    2020 Re: CRISPR/Cas9 Engineering of Albino Cystinuria Type A MiceInvestigative urology.  204:613-614. 2020
    2020 Re: Endpoints for Clinical Trials in Primary HyperoxaluriaInvestigative urology.  204:613. 2020
    2020 Re: Risk of Kidney Stones: Influence of Dietary Factors, Dietary Patterns, and Vegetarian-Vegan DietsInvestigative urology.  204:612. 2020
    2020 Re: The Teleost Fish Intestine is a Major Oxalate-Secreting EpitheliumInvestigative urology.  204:612. 2020
    2020 Screening for primary hyperparathyroidism in a tertiary stone clinic, a useful endeavorGeriatric Nephrology and Urology.  52:1651-1655. 2020
    2020 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  204:379-380. 2020
    2020 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  204:381. 2020
    2020 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  204:380-381. 2020
    2020 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  204:379-380. 2020
    2020 Re: Assessment of Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Cystinuria on Tiopronin TherapyInvestigative urology.  204:180. 2020
    2020 Re: Incidence, Treatment, and Implications of Kidney Stones during Pregnancy: A Matched Population-Based Cohort StudyInvestigative urology.  204:180. 2020
    2020 Re: Targeted Renal Knockdown of Na+/H+ Exchanger Regulatory Factor Sip1 Produces Uric Acid Nephrolithiasis in DrosophilaInvestigative urology.  204:179. 2020
    2020 Re: What Factors Drive Staghorn vs Nonstaghorn Pattern Growth in Patients with Metabolic Stones?Investigative urology.  204:179. 2020
    2020 Re: Oral Dissolution Therapy for Renal Radiolucent Stones, Outcome, and Factors Affecting Response: A Prospective StudyInvestigative urology.  203:1057-1058. 2020
    2020 Re: Rosiglitazone Suppresses Calcium Oxalate Crystal Binding and Oxalate-Induced Oxidative Stress in Renal Epithelial Cells by Promoting PPAR-γ Activation and Subsequent Regulation of TGF-β1 and HGF ExpressionInvestigative urology.  203:1057. 2020
    2020 Re: Safety of High-Dose Vitamin D Supplementation: Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Controlled TrialInvestigative urology.  203:1056. 2020
    2020 Re: Twenty-Four Hour Urine Testing and Prescriptions for Urinary Stone Disease-Related Medications in VeteransInvestigative urology.  203:1056-1057. 2020
    2020 Re: Activation of the PKA Signaling Pathway Stimulates Oxalate Transport by Human Intestinal Caco2-BBE CellsInvestigative urology.  203:875-876. 2020
    2020 Re: Cycloserine Enantiomers are Reversible Inhibitors of Human Alanine:Glyoxylate Aminotransferase: Implications for Primary Hyperoxaluria Type 1Investigative urology.  203:876-877. 2020
    2020 Re: Evidence for Disordered Acid-Base Handling in Calcium Stone-Forming PatientsInvestigative urology.  203:875. 2020
    2020 Re: The Effects of the Inactivation of Hydroxyproline Dehydrogenase on Urinary Oxalate and Glycolate Excretion in Mouse Models of Primary HyperoxaluriaInvestigative urology.  203:876. 2020
    2020 Urinary monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 associated with calcium oxalate crystallization in patients with primary hyperoxaluriaBMC Nephrology.  21. 2020
    2020 Re: New Persistent Opioid Use after Outpatient Ureteroscopy for Upper Tract Stone TreatmentInvestigative urology.  203:657. 2020
    2020 Re: Novel Use of the Epic Electronic Medical Record Platform to Identify Lost Ureteral StentsInvestigative urology.  203:658. 2020
    2020 Re: Preoperative Alpha-Blockers for Ureteroscopy for Ureteral Stones: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled TrialsInvestigative urology.  203:657-658. 2020
    2020 Re: WNK4 Limits Distal Calcium Losses following Acute Furosemide TreatmentInvestigative urology.  203:656-657. 2020
    2020 Future treatments for hyperoxaluriaCurrent Opinion in Urology.  30:171-176. 2020
    2020 Re: Antibiotic Use and Risk of Incident Kidney Stones in Female NursesInvestigative urology.  203:459. 2020
    2020 Re: Successful Urinary Discrimination between Calcium Oxalate Kidney Stone Patients and Healthy Subjects Using 1H NMR Spectroscopy: Suggestion of a Possible Link to Protein ContentInvestigative urology.  203:457-458. 2020
    2020 Re: Three Patients with Lithium-Associated Hyperparathyroidism: Literature Review Regarding Medical and Surgical ManagementInvestigative urology.  203:458. 2020
    2020 Re: Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation Accelerates Randall's Plaque Formation in a Murine ModelInvestigative urology.  203:458-459. 2020
    2020 Re: Activities of Calcium-Related Ion Channels during the Formation of Kidney Stones in an Infection-Induced Urolithiasis Rat ModelInvestigative urology.  203:246-247. 2020
    2020 Re: Exosomes from miR-20b-3p-Overexpressing Stromal Cells Ameliorate Calcium Oxalate Deposition in Rat KidneyInvestigative urology.  203:246. 2020
    2020 Re: Metabolomic Profiling of Oxalate-Degrading Probiotic Lactobacillus acidophilus and Lactobacillus gasseriInvestigative urology.  203:247-248. 2020
    2020 Re: Nephrolithiasis after Bariatric Surgery: A Comparison of Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass and Sleeve GastrectomyInvestigative urology.  203:247. 2020
    2020 Obesity and Its Impact on Kidney Stone Formation.Reviews in urology.  22:17-23. 2020
    2020 Obesity and Kidney Stone Procedures.Reviews in urology.  22:24-29. 2020
    2020 Re: Acute Renal Colic Due to Immunoglobulin Free Light Chain Kidney Stones: A Case Report of an Unusual Complication of Multiple MyelomaInvestigative urology.  203:24-25. 2020
    2020 Re: An Easy Risk Stratification to Recommend the Optimal Patients with 2-3 cm Kidney Stones to Receive Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery or Mini-Percutaneous NephrolithotomyInvestigative urology.  203:26-27. 2020
    2020 Re: Chlorthalidone is Superior to Potassium Citrate in Reducing Calcium Phosphate Stones and Increasing Bone Quality in Hypercalciuric Stone-Forming RatsInvestigative urology.  203:26. 2020
    2020 Re: Identification of Ureteral Stones at Reduced Radiation Exposure: A Pilot Study Comparing Conventional versus Digital Low-Dosage Linear Slot Scanning (Lodox®) RadiographyInvestigative urology.  203:25-26. 2020
    2020 Re: Inhibition of Urinary Stone Disease by a Multi-Species Bacterial Network Ensures Healthy Oxalate HomeostasisInvestigative urology.  203:25. 2020
    2019 Re: Increased Production and Reduced Urinary Buffering of Acid in Uric Acid Stone Formers is Ameliorated by PioglitazoneInvestigative urology.  76:868-869. 2019
    2019 Re: Metabolic Consequences of CystinuriaInvestigative urology.  202:1091. 2019
    2019 Re: Nonrenal Systemic Arterial Calcification Predicts the Formation of Kidney StonesInvestigative urology.  202:1092-1093. 2019
    2019 Re: Clinical and Metabolic Correlates of Calcium Oxalate Stone Subtypes: Implications for Etiology and ManagementInvestigative urology.  202:863. 2019
    2019 Re: Stiripentol Protects against Calcium Oxalate Nephrolithiasis and Ethylene Glycol PoisoningInvestigative urology.  202:862. 2019
    2019 Re: Association of Urinary Oxalate Excretion with the Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease ProgressionInvestigative urology.  202:654-655. 2019
    2019 Re: Increased Production and Reduced Urinary Buffering of Acid in Uric Acid Stone Formers is Ameliorated by Pioglitazone 2019
    2019 Re: Long-Term Adherence to Medications in Secondary Prevention of Urinary Tract StonesInvestigative urology.  202:656-657. 2019
    2019 Re: Low Sodium Diet Decreases Stone Formation in Genetic Hypercalciuric Stone-Forming RatsInvestigative urology.  202:656. 2019
    2019 Re: A Prospective Study Analyzing the Association between High-Grade Ureteral Access Sheath Injuries and the Formation of Ureteral StricturesInvestigative urology.  202:454. 2019
    2019 Re: Hydroxycitrate: A Potential New Therapy for Calcium UrolithiasisInvestigative urology.  202:454-455. 2019
    2019 Re: In Vitro Bactericidal Effect of Ho:YAG Laser and Pneumatic Lithotripsy on Ureteral Stones Colonized with Escherichia coli and Enterococcus faecalisInvestigative urology.  202:453-454. 2019
    2019 Re: Outcomes of Endourologic Interventions in Patients with Preoperative FunguriaInvestigative urology.  202:453. 2019
    2019 Re: Association between Dietary Pattern and Metabolic Disorders in Children and Adolescents with UrolithiasisInvestigative urology.  202:205-206. 2019
    2019 Re: Fecal Transplant Modifies Urine Chemistry Risk Factors for Urinary Stone DiseaseInvestigative urology.  202:205. 2019
    2019 Re: Systemic Succinate Homeostasis and Local Succinate Signaling Affect Blood Pressure and Modify Risks for Calcium Oxalate Lithogenesis 2019
    2019 Re: Clinical Aspects of the Phosphate Transporters NaPi-IIa and NaPi-IIb: Mutations and Disease AssociationsInvestigative urology.  202:26. 2019
    2019 Re: External Physical Vibration Lithecbole Facilitating the Expulsion of Upper Ureteric Stones 1.0-2.0 cm after Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy: A Prospective Randomized TrialInvestigative urology.  202:27. 2019
    2019 Re: Novel Mutations Associated with Inherited Human Calcium-Sensing Receptor Disorders: A Clinical Genetic StudyInvestigative urology.  202:26. 2019
    2019 Re: Urine Proteomic Profiling in Patients with Nephrolithiasis and CystinuriaInvestigative urology.  202:25. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:1047-1048. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:1048. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:1048. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:1049. 2019
    2019 Re: CRISPR/Cas9-Mediated Glycolate Oxidase Disruption is an Efficacious and Safe Treatment for Primary Hyperoxaluria Type iInvestigative urology.  201:853-854. 2019
    2019 Re: Sirtuin 3 Suppresses the Formation of Renal Calcium Oxalate Crystals through Promoting M2 Polarization of MacrophagesInvestigative urology.  201:852-853. 2019
    2019 Re: The Effect of Lemonade and Diet Lemonade upon Urinary Parameters Affecting Calcium Urinary Stone FormationInvestigative urology.  201:853. 2019
    2019 Re: The Impact of Dust and Confinement on Fragmentation of Kidney Stones by Shockwave Lithotripsy in Tissue PhantomsInvestigative urology.  201:854. 2019
    2019 Re: Geobiology reveals how human kidney stones dissolve in vivoInvestigative urology.  201:663-664. 2019
    2019 Re: Hyponatremia and the Risk of Kidney Stones: A Matched Case-Control Study in a Large U.S. Health SystemInvestigative urology.  201:661. 2019
    2019 Re: Variation in national opioid prescribing patterns following surgery for kidney stonesInvestigative urology.  201:662-663. 2019
    2019 Re: Vitamin D, Calcium, or Combined Supplementation for the Primary Prevention of Fractures in Community-Dwelling Adults: An Evidence Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task ForceInvestigative urology.  201:663. 2019
    2019 Dietary oxalate and kidney stone formation 2019
    2019 Re: Diagnostic Accuracy of Third-Generation Dual-Source Dual-Energy CT:Investigative urology.  201:437. 2019
    2019 Re: Incomplete Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis and Kidney StonesInvestigative urology.  201:436-437. 2019
    2019 Re: Outcomes of Long-Term Follow-up of Asymptomatic Renal Stones and Prediction of Stone Related EventsInvestigative urology.  201:438. 2019
    2019 Re: Safety of Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements, a Randomized Controlled TrialInvestigative urology.  201:436. 2019
    2019 Re: Variation in kidney stone composition within the United StatesInvestigative urology.  201:437-438. 2019
    2019 Re: Calcium Oxalate Differentiates Human Monocytes into Inflammatory M1 MacrophagesInvestigative urology.  201:222-223. 2019
    2019 Re: Metabolic Profile and Impact of Diet in Patients with Primary HyperoxaluriaInvestigative urology.  201:223-224. 2019
    2019 Re: The Ability of a Limited Metabolic Assessment to Identify Pediatric Stone Formers with Metabolic AbnormalitiesInvestigative urology.  201:223. 2019
    2019 Re: Urinary Proteomics Reveals Association between Pediatric Nephrolithiasis and Cardiovascular DiseaseInvestigative urology.  201:224. 2019
    2019 An Intervention to Increase 24-Hour Urine Collection ComplianceUrology practice.  6:29-33. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:26. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:24. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:25. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  201:24-25. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  202:1092. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  202:1091-1092. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  202:862. 2019
    2019 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  202:861-862. 2019
    2019 Editorial comment 2019
    2019 Impact of Demographic Factors and Systemic Disease on Urinary Stone Risk Parameters Amongst Stone Formers.Reviews in urology.  21:158-165. 2019
    2019 Re: Claudin-14 Gene Polymorphisms and Urine Calcium ExcretionInvestigative urology.  201:662. 2019
    2019 Re: Net Acid Excretion and Urinary Organic Anions in Idiopathic Uric Acid NephrolithiasisInvestigative urology.  202:204-205. 2019
    2018 Re: CT-Based Diagnosis of Low Vertebral Bone Mineral Density is Associated with Hypercalciuria and Hypocitraturia on Opportunistic ImagingInvestigative urology.  200:939-940. 2018
    2018 Re: Effect of Tamsulosin on Passage of Symptomatic Ureteral Stones: A Randomized Clinical TrialInvestigative urology.  200:938-941. 2018
    2018 Re: Nephrolithiasis and Nephrocalcinosis from Topiramate Therapy in Children with EpilepsyInvestigative urology.  200:940. 2018
    2018 Re: Understanding the Gut-Kidney Axis in Nephrolithiasis: An Analysis of the Gut Microbiota Composition and Functionality of Stone FormersInvestigative urology.  200:940-941. 2018
    2018 Re: Mini vs Standard Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy for Renal Stones: A Comparative StudyInvestigative urology.  200:693. 2018
    2018 Re: The Transgluteal Approach to Shockwave Lithotripsy to Treat Distal Ureter Stones: A Prospective, Randomized, and Multicenter StudyInvestigative urology.  200:693-694. 2018
    2018 Re: Two are no Different than One: Ureteral Duplication Appears to Have no Effect on Ureteroscopy OutcomesInvestigative urology.  200:692-693. 2018
    2018 Re: Use of the Ureteral Access Sheath during Ureteroscopy: A Systematic Review and Meta-AnalysisInvestigative urology.  200:692-694. 2018
    2018 The influence of metabolic syndrome and its components on the development of nephrolithiasisAsian Journal of Urology.  5:215-222. 2018
    2018 Re: A Rapid Screening of a Recurrent CYP24A1 Pathogenic Variant Opens the Way to Molecular Testing for Idiopathic Infantile Hypercalcemia (IIH)Investigative urology.  200:492-494. 2018
    2018 Re: Comparison of Flexible Ureteroscopy Damage Rates for Lower Pole Renal Stones by Laser Fiber TypeInvestigative urology.  200:493-494. 2018
    2018 Re: Evaluating Factors That Dictate Struvite Stone Composition: A Multi-Institutional Clinical Experience from the EDGE Research ConsortiumInvestigative urology.  200:493. 2018
    2018 Re: Three-Dimensional Evaluation of Perirenal Fat Volume in Patients with NephrolithiasisInvestigative urology.  200:493. 2018
    2018 Re: Calcium Tartrate Tetrahydrate, Case Report of a Novel Human Kidney StoneInvestigative urology.  199:1392. 2018
    2018 Re: Dent DiseaseInvestigative urology.  199:1392. 2018
    2018 Re: Polymorphisms in Renal Ammonia Metabolism Genes Correlate with 24-Hour Urine pHInvestigative urology.  199:1391. 2018
    2018 Re: Sporadic Primary Hyperparathyroidism and Stone Disease: A Comprehensive Metabolic Evaluation before and after ParathyroidectomyInvestigative urology.  199:1390-1392. 2018
    2018 Re: Subcapsular Splenic Urinoma and Splenorenal Fistula: A New Complication of Percutaneous NephrolithotomyInvestigative urology.  199:1391-1392. 2018
    2018 Editorial Comment on: "sTONE TREES": Metabolic Evaluation and Medical Treatment of the Urolithiasis Patient Made Easy by Clayman et al. 2018
    2018 Oxalate induces mitochondrial dysfunction and disrupts redox homeostasis in a human monocyte derived cell lineRedox Biology.  15:207-215. 2018
    2018 Re: Changes in Urinary Risk Profile after Short-Term Low Sodium and Low Calcium Diet in Recurrent Swiss Kidney Stone FormersInvestigative urology.  199:1107. 2018
    2018 Re: Composition of Urinary Calculi in Infants: A Report from an Endemic CountryInvestigative urology.  199:1105-1107. 2018
    2018 Re: Microbiota Diversification and Crash Induced by Dietary Oxalate in the Mammalian Herbivore Neotoma albigulaInvestigative urology.  199:1106. 2018
    2018 Re: Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1Investigative urology.  199:1107. 2018
    2018 Re: Oxalate Nephropathy following Vitamin C Intake within Intensive Care UnitInvestigative urology.  199:1106. 2018
    2018 Re: Associating Mutations Causing Cystinuria with Disease Severity with the Aim of Providing Precision MedicineInvestigative urology.  199:887-888. 2018
    2018 Re: Dual Energy CT Kidney Stone Differentiation in Photon Counting Computed TomographyInvestigative urology.  199:888. 2018
    2018 Re: Oxalobacter formigenes-Associated Host Features and Microbial Community Structures Examined Using the American Gut ProjectInvestigative urology.  199:888. 2018
    2018 Re: Plasma Oxalate in Relation to eGFR in Patients with Primary Hyperoxaluria, Enteric Hyperoxaluria and Urinary Stone DiseaseInvestigative urology.  199:887. 2018
    2018 Re: Effectiveness of Treatment Modalities on Kidney Stone RecurrenceInvestigative urology.  199:337-338. 2018
    2018 Re: Evidence of Disordered Calcium Metabolism in Adolescent Girls with Type 1 Diabetes: An Observational Study Using a Dual-Stable Calcium Isotope TechniqueInvestigative urology.  199:335-338. 2018
    2018 Re: Stone Growth Patterns and Risk for Surgery among Children Presenting with Hypercalciuria, Hypocitraturia and Cystinuria as Underlying Metabolic Causes of UrolithiasisInvestigative urology.  199:336. 2018
    2018 Re: Surgery for Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Adherence to Consensus Guidelines in an Academic Health SystemInvestigative urology.  199:336-337. 2018
    2018 Re: saRNA-Mediated Activation of TRPV5 Reduces Renal Calcium Oxalate Deposition in Rat via Decreasing Urinary Calcium ExcretionInvestigative urology.  199:337. 2018
    2018 Urine kidney injury markers do not increase following gastric bypass: A multi-center cross-sectional study 2018
    2018 Accuracy in 24-hour Urine Collection at a Tertiary Center.Reviews in urology.  20:119-124. 2018
    2018 Factors Associated With Postoperative Infection After Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy.Reviews in urology.  20:7-11. 2018
    2018 Re: Low Bone Density and Bisphosphonate Use and the Risk of Kidney StonesInvestigative urology.  199:22-23. 2018
    2018 Re: Safety and Effectiveness of a Longer Focal Beam and Burst Duration in Ultrasonic Propulsion for Repositioning Urinary Stones and FragmentsInvestigative urology.  199:21-23. 2018
    2018 Re: Use of Medical Expulsive Therapy in Children: An Assessment of Nationwide Practice Patterns and OutcomesInvestigative urology.  199:22. 2018
    2017 Re: A Prospective Randomized Comparison of Micropercutaneous Nephrolithotomy (Microperc) and Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery (RIRS) for the Management of Lower Pole Kidney StonesInvestigative urology.  198:1203-1204. 2017
    2017 Re: Comparison of CROES, S.T.O.N.E, and Guy's Scoring Systems for the Prediction of Stone-Free Status and Complication Rates following Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Patients with Chronic Kidney DiseaseInvestigative urology.  198:1204. 2017
    2017 Re: Vascular Disease and Kidney Stones: Abdominal Aortic Calcifications are Associated with Low Urine pH and HypocitraturiaInvestigative urology.  198:1203-1204. 2017
    2017 Re: A Survey of Patient Preferences Regarding Medical Expulsive Therapy following the SUSPEND TrialInvestigative urology.  198:975-976. 2017
    2017 Re: Effects of Juice Processing on Oxalate Contents in Carambola Juice ProductsInvestigative urology.  198:974-976. 2017
    2017 Re: Oxalobacter formigenes Colonization Normalizes Oxalate Excretion in a Gastric Bypass Model of HyperoxaluriaInvestigative urology.  198:974-975. 2017
    2017 Re: α-Lipoic Acid Treatment Prevents Cystine Urolithiasis in a Mouse Model of CystinuriaInvestigative urology.  198:975. 2017
    2017 Re: A Multi-Institutional Study of Struvite Stones: Patterns of Infection and ColonizationInvestigative urology.  198:737. 2017
    2017 Re: Development of Endoscopic Diagnosis and Treatment for Chronic Unilateral Hematuria: 35 Years ExperienceInvestigative urology.  198:738-739. 2017
    2017 Re: Primary SWL is an Efficient and Cost-Effective Treatment for Lower Pole Renal Stones between 10 and 20 mm in Size: A Large Single Center StudyInvestigative urology.  198:736-739. 2017
    2017 Re: Use of the Moses Technology to Improve Holmium Laser Lithotripsy Outcomes: A Preclinical StudyInvestigative urology.  198:738. 2017
    2017 Re: CYP3A4 Induction by Rifampin: An Alternative Pathway for Vitamin D Inactivation in Patients with CYP24A1 MutationsInvestigative urology.  198:478. 2017
    2017 Re: Characterization of Urolithiasis in Patients following Lower Urinary Tract Reconstruction with Intestinal SegmentsInvestigative urology.  198:479. 2017
    2017 Re: Uric Acid versus Non-Uric Acid Renal Stones: In Vivo Differentiation with Spectral CTInvestigative urology.  198:477-479. 2017
    2017 Re: Urolithiasis in Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Bariatric SurgeryInvestigative urology.  198:478-479. 2017
    2017 Urolithiasis: evaluation, dietary factors, and medical management: an update of the 2014 SIU-ICUD international consultation on stone diseaseWorld Journal of Urology.  35:1331-1340. 2017
    2017 Re: Multiple Sclerosis and Nephrolithiasis: A Matched-Case Comparative StudyInvestigative urology.  198:251-252. 2017
    2017 Re: Oxalate Content of Taro Leaves Grown in Central VietnamInvestigative urology.  198:251. 2017
    2017 Re: Stone Former Urine Proteome Demonstrates a Cationic Shift in Protein Distribution Compared to NormalInvestigative urology.  198:250-252. 2017
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    2014 Re: Diet and risk of kidney stones in the oxford cohort of the european prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC): Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  192:1714-1715. 2014
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    2014 Re: The impact of unplanned postprocedure visits in the management of patients with urinary stones: Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  192:1460. 2014
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    2014 Re: In Vitro Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Selected Oxalate-Degrading Probiotic Bacteria: Potential applications in the prevention and treatment of hyperoxaluria: Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  192:1130. 2014
    2014 ReplyUrology.  84:782. 2014
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    2012 Re: Abdominal fat distribution on computed tomography predicts ureteric calculus fragmentation by shock wave lithotripsyInvestigative urology.  188:848. 2012
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    2012 Re: Cholinergic signaling inhibits oxalate transport by human intestinal T84 cellsInvestigative urology.  187:1927-1928. 2012
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    2012 Re: Are stone protocol computed tomography scans mandatory for children with suspected urinary calculi?Investigative urology.  187:1436-1437. 2012
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    2012 Re: Novel stone-magnetizing microparticles: In vitro toxicity and biologic functionality analysisInvestigative urology.  187:353-354. 2012
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    2012 The impact of dietary calcium and oxalate ratios on stone riskUrology.  79:1226-1229. 2012
    2011 Re: Body fat composition and occurrence of kidney stones in hypercalciuric childrenInvestigative urology.  186:2412. 2011
    2011 Re: Medical expulsive therapy using alfuzosin for patient presenting with ureteral stone less than 10mm: A prospective randomized controlled trialInvestigative urology.  186:2291-2292. 2011
    2011 Re: Predictors for negative ureteroscopy in the management of upper urinary tract stone diseaseInvestigative urology.  186:2291. 2011
    2011 Re: Randomized prospective trial comparing immediate versus delayed ureteroscopy for patients with ureteral calculi and normal renal function who present to the emergency departmentInvestigative urology.  186:2292. 2011
    2011 Re: Reduction of plasma oxalate levels by oral application of oxalobacter formigenes in 2 patients with infantile oxalosisInvestigative urology.  186:2411-2412. 2011
    2011 Difficulties with access in percutaneous renal surgery 2011
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    2011 Re: Pyridoxine and dietary counseling for the management of idiopathic hyperoxaluria in stone-forming patientsInvestigative urology.  186:1336. 2011
    2011 Donor-recipient relationships in African American vs. Caucasian live kidney donorsClinical Transplantation.  25. 2011
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    2011 Crystal growth inhibitors for the prevention of L-cystine kidney stones through molecular design: Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  186:345. 2011
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    2011 Impact of dietary calcium and oxalate, and oxalobacter formigenes colonization on urinary oxalate excretionInvestigative urology.  186:135-139. 2011
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    2011 A comparative study of artificial neural network and multivariate regression analysis to analyze optimum renal stone fragmentation by extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsyInvestigative urology.  185:2187. 2011
    2011 Kidney stones and subclinical atherosclerosis in young adults: The CARDIA study - Commentary 2011
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    2011 Re.: Nephrolithiasis-associated bone disease: pathogenesis and treatment optionsInvestigative urology.  185:1749. 2011
    2011 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  185:1312. 2011
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    2011 Impact of stone removal on renal function: a review.Reviews in urology.  13:73-89. 2011
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    2011 The clinical research office of the endourological society percutaneous nephrolithotomy global study: Indications, complications, and outcomes in 5803 patients 2011
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    1998 Glyoxylate synthesis, and its modulation and influence on oxalate synthesis.Investigative urology.  160:1617-1624. 1998
    1998 Molecular basis of inherited renal lithiasisCurrent Opinion in Urology.  8:315-319. 1998
    1998 Genetic and dietary influences on urinary oxalate excretionUrolithiasis.  26:195-200. 1998
    1998 Editorial: Insights into the pathophysiology and treatment of patients with calcium oxalate nephrolithiasisInvestigative urology.  159:1457-1458. 1998
    1998 Glyoxylate synthesis, and its modulation and influence on oxalate synthesis 1998
    1998 Lower-pole caliceal stone clearance after shockwave lithotripsy, percutaneous nephrolithotomy, and flexible ureteroscopy: Impact of radiographic spatial anatomy 1998
    1997 Primary osteosarcoma of the spermatic cord with synchronous bilateral renal cell carcinomaUrology.  49:957-959. 1997
    1997 Genes in idiopathic calcium oxalate stone diseaseWorld Journal of Urology.  15:186-194. 1997
    1997 Pathways of hepatic oxalate synthesis and their regulationAmerican Journal of Physiology.  272. 1997
    1997 Pathways of hepatic oxalate synthesis and their regulation.American Journal of Physiology.  272:C289-C294. 1997
    1997 The effects of (L)-2-oxothiazolidine-4-carboxylate on urinary oxalate excretionInvestigative urology.  158:34-37. 1997
    1997 Update on interventional uroradiologyUrologic Clinics of North America.  24:623-652. 1997
    1997 Ureteral stones clinical guidelines panel summary report on the management of ureteral calculiInvestigative urology.  158:1915-1921. 1997
    1996 Is radiographic evaluation of the chest necessary following flank surgery?Investigative urology.  155:849-851. 1996
    1996 Rhabdomyolysis and myonecrosis in a patient in the lateral decubitus positionAnesthesiology.  84:727-729. 1996
    1996 Is radiographic evaluation of the chest necessary following flank surgery? 1996
    1996 Nephrolithiasis due to primary hyperparathyroidism and enteric hyperoxaluria: A case reportUrology.  47:751-755. 1996
    1996 Nephrolithiasis in patients with urinary diversion.Investigative urology.  155:69-70. 1996
    1996 Re: Family pattern of idiopathic hypercalciuria and its subtypesInvestigative urology.  156:2012. 1996
    1996 Utility of chest radiography and cystoscopy in the evaluation of patients with localized prostate cancerUrology.  48:72-74. 1996
    1995 Dietary oxalate and its intestinal absorptionScanning microscopy.  9:1109-1120. 1995
    1995 Glucagon increases urinary oxalate excretion in the guinea pig.American Journal of Physiology.  269:E568-E574. 1995
    1995 Collagen Injections for Treatment of Urinary Incontinence Secondary to Intrinsic Sphincter Deficiency 1995
    1995 Genetic Factors in Calcium Oxalate Stone DiseaseInvestigative urology.  153:301-307. 1995
    1995 Glucagon increases urinary oxalate excretion in the guinea pig 1995
    1994 Changing incidence and etiology of iatrogenic ureteral injuries.Investigative urology.  152:2240-2246. 1994
    1994 Changing incidence and etiology of iatrogenic ureteral injuries 1994
    1994 Hemorrhagic cystitis inbone marrow transplantationUrology.  44:322-328. 1994
    1994 Inguinal lymphadenectomy anis primarygroin reconstruction using rectos abdominis muscle flaps in patients with penile cancerUrology.  44:557-561. 1994
    1994 Nephrolithiasis clinical guidelines panel summary report on the management of staghorn calculiInvestigative urology.  151:1648-1651. 1994
    1994 Pretransplant urologic evaluationUrology.  43:169-173. 1994
    1994 Role of Laparoscopic Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection in the Management of Patients with Penile Cancer and Inguinal Adenopathy 1994
    1994 Role of intraoperative ultrasonography in urologyUrologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  12:283-291. 1994
    1994 Should one perform open surgery in 1994?Urologic Oncology: seminars and original investigations.  12:26-31. 1994
    1993 Current indications for open stone surgery 1993
    1993 Effectiveness of laparoscopic varicocelectomyUrology.  42:544-547. 1993
    1993 Effects of hemodialysis on prostate-specific antigenUrology.  42:398-400. 1993
    1993 Obliterative pyeloureteritis: A complication of stone disease in patients with urinary conduit diversionInvestigative urology.  150:961-965. 1993
    1993 Relationship of protein intake to urinary oxalate and glycolate excretionKidney International.  44:366-372. 1993
    1992 Imaging features of infiltrating renal lesionsCritical Reviews in Computed Tomography.  33:293-310. 1992
    1992 Rigid ureteroscopy 1992
    1991 A comparison of anatrophic nephrolithotomy and percutaneous nephrolithotomy with and without extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for management of patients with staghorn calculiInvestigative urology.  145:710-714. 1991
    1991 Canine Transurethral Laser-Induced Prostatectomy 1991
    1991 Intraoperative renal ultrasonography: A useful adjunct to partial nephrectomyInvestigative urology.  146:1218-1220. 1991
    1991 Spontaneous perinephric hemorrhage: Imaging and managementInvestigative urology.  145:468-471. 1991
    1990 Association of antisper antibodies with chronic nonbacterial priostatitisUrology.  36:154-156. 1990
    1989 A lack of coordination in the release of urinary lysosomal and brush border enzymes following renovascular surgeryClinica Chimica Acta.  186:1-9. 1989
    1989 Pediatric urologyPrimary Care: Clinics in Office Practice.  16:889-904+v. 1989
    1989 The role of open stone surgery since extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.Investigative urology.  142:263-267. 1989
    1989 Neoadjuvant treatment of stages T2 to T4 bladder cancer with cis-platinum, cyclophosphamide and doxorubicin.Investigative urology.  141:849-852. 1989
    1989 Effects of shock waves on the rat ovary.Investigative urology.  141:666-669. 1989
    1989 Effects of shock waves on the rat ovary 1989
    1989 Neoadjuvant treatment of stages T2 to T4 bladder cancer with cis-platinum, cyclophosphamide and doxorubicin 1989
    1989 Selective elevation of urinary enzyme levels after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsyInvestigative urology.  142:687-690. 1989
    1989 The role of open stone surgery since extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy 1989
    1988 Ureteral obstruction secondary to a vena caval clip.Investigative urology.  140:1014-1015. 1988
    1988 Radiologic contribution to the management of patients undergoing extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.Critical Reviews in Computed Tomography.  28:295-330. 1988
    1988 Ureteral obstruction secondary to a vena caval clip 1988
    1988 Urethrovasocutaneous fistulaUrology.  31:338-339. 1988
    1987 Urinoma detected by dual isotope renogram-cystogramClinical Nuclear Medicine.  12:258-259. 1987
    1986 Postoperative anatrophic nephrolithotomy bleedingInvestigative urology.  135:1153-1156. 1986
    1985 Metabolic action of prolactin in regressing prostate: Independent of androgen action 1985
    1985 Pediatric anatrophic nephrolithotomyInvestigative urology.  133:233-235. 1985
    1984 Efficacy of polyglycolic acid (PGA) tubing stents in ureteroureterostomiesUrolithiasis.  12:291-293. 1984
    1984 Action of prolactin in regressing prostate: Independent of action mediated by androgen receptors 1984
    1984 Clear cell adenocarcinoma of the urethraInvestigative urology.  131:540-541. 1984
    1983 Prognostic significance of tumor grade and stage in the patient with carcinoma of the prostate 1983
    1983 Transurethral removal of migrated indwelling ureteral stents: A new techniqueInvestigative urology.  130:765. 1983


    Year Title Altmetric
    2013 Instrumentation and Surgical Technique: Step-by-Step Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: Multiple Access.  134-142. 2013
    2011 Autotransplantation and ureteric replacement: In whom and how?.  601-616. 2011
    2009 Complications of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.  155-160. 2009
    2009 Complications of extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.  155-160. 2009
    2009 Evaluation and management of the patient with acute renal colic.  68-74. 2009

    Education And Training

  • Northwestern University Hospital, Internship
  • Northwestern University Hospital, Residency
  • Doctor of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago 1977
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Biology, Purdue University System : Purdue University 1974
  • Full Name

  • Dean Assimos