Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2023 Neuromodulation for Treatment of Refractory Non-neurogenic Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Children: an OverviewCurrent Bladder Dysfunction Reports.  18:59-63. 2023
2020 Is Urinary Retention Following Extravesical Ureteral Reimplantation Still a Concern?Current Bladder Dysfunction Reports.  15:72-75. 2020
2015 Utility of urodynamics in the management of asymptomatic tethered cord in childrenWorld Journal of Urology.  33:1139-1142. 2015
2013 The current state of surgical practice for neonatal torsion: A survey of pediatric urologistsJournal of Pediatric Urology.  9:542-545. 2013
2010 Outcome after discontinuing prophylactic antibiotics in children with persistent vesicoureteral refluxInvestigative urology.  184:1594-1597. 2010
2009 Postnatal imaging of antenatal hydronephrosis 2009
2009 Prenatal intervention for lower urinary tract obstruction 2009
2009 The management of ureteropelvic junction obstruction presenting with prenatal hydronephrosis 2009
2009 Antenatal hydronephrosisCurrent Urology Reports.  10:126-133. 2009
2009 Editorial commentInvestigative urology.  182:1682. 2009
2007 End Cutaneous Ureterostomy for the Management of Severe HydronephrosisInvestigative urology.  177:1501-1504. 2007
2007 Incontinence Following Bladder Neck Reconstruction-Is There a Role for Endoscopic Management?Investigative urology.  177:302-306. 2007
2007 Pediatric urodynamics: basic concepts for the neurosurgeon.Neurosurgical Focus.  23:1-4. 2007
2006 Endoscopic Injection of Dextranomer/Hyaluronic Acid Copolymer to Correct Vesicoureteral Reflux Following Failed UreteroneocystostomyInvestigative urology.  176:1861-1863. 2006
2003 Successful renal transplantation in children with posterior urethral valvesInvestigative urology.  170:2402-2404. 2003
2000 Prediction of spontaneous ureteral calculous passage by an artificial neural networkInvestigative urology.  164:326-328. 2000
1999 In vivo and in vitro iron deficiency reduces protein kinase C activity and translocation in murine splenic and purified T cellsJournal of Cellular Biochemistry.  74:468-478. 1999
1997 BFU-E Colony Growth in Response to Hydroxyurea: Correlation between In Vitro and In Vivo Fetal Hemoglobin InductionAmerican Journal of Hematology.  56:252-258. 1997
1996 Characterization of in vitro BFU-E colony growth in response to hydroxyurea: A prediction of in vivo fetal hemoglobin inductionJournal of Investigative Medicine.  44. 1996

Research Overview

  • pediatric urology, vesicoureteral reflux, hypospadias, complex genitourinary reconstruction
  • Education And Training

  • UC Health - University Hospital, Internship
  • UC Health - University Hospital, Residency
  • Cincinnati Children's Medical Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of South Alabama 1999
  • Full Name

  • David Kitchens