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Anthony Gabriele Visco, MD

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Campus Mail: 5324 McFarland Drive Suite 310, Box 3192, Durham, NC 27617
Phone: (919) 401-1006
Email: anthony.visco@duke.edu

Robotic sacrocolpopexy, robotic hysterectomy, outcomes for surgical and non-surgical treatments of urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, robotic surgery, mesh erosion, Botox therapy for urge incontinence.

Education and Training

  • Resident, Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Rochester, 1993 - 1997
  • M.D., SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1993
Vice Chair Discipline: 
Gynecology

Publications

Brubaker, L, Richter, HE, Barber, MD, Hsu, Y, Rahn, DD, Menefee, S, Visco, A, Spino, C, Martin, S, and Meikle, SF. "Pelvic floor disorders clinical trials: participant recruitment and retention." International urogynecology journal 24, no. 1 (January 2013): 73-79.

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Jonsson Funk, M, Edenfield, AL, Pate, V, Visco, AG, Weidner, AC, and Wu, JM. "Trends in use of surgical mesh for pelvic organ prolapse." Am J Obstet Gynecol 208, no. 1 (January 2013): 79.e1-79.e7.

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Visco, AG, Brubaker, L, Richter, HE, Nygaard, I, Paraiso, MFR, Menefee, SA, Schaffer, J, Lowder, J, Khandwala, S, Sirls, L, Spino, C, Nolen, TL, Wallace, D, Meikle, SF, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, . "Anticholinergic therapy vs. onabotulinumtoxina for urgency urinary incontinence." N Engl J Med 367, no. 19 (November 8, 2012): 1803-1813.

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Levin, PJ, Visco, AG, Shah, SH, Fulton, RG, and Wu, JM. "Characterizing the phenotype of advanced pelvic organ prolapse." Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 18, no. 5 (September 2012): 299-302.

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Wu, JM, Visco, AG, Grass, EA, Craig, DM, Fulton, RG, Haynes, C, Weidner, AC, and Shah, SH. "Matrix metalloproteinase-9 genetic polymorphisms and the risk for advanced pelvic organ prolapse." Obstet Gynecol 120, no. 3 (September 2012): 587-593.

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Wu, JM, Visco, AG, Grass, EA, Craig, DM, Fulton, RG, Haynes, C, Amundsen, CL, and Shah, SH. "Comprehensive analysis of LAMC1 genetic variants in advanced pelvic organ prolapse." Am J Obstet Gynecol 206, no. 5 (May 2012): 447.e1-447.e6.

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Siddiqui, NY, Geller, EJ, and Visco, AG. "Symptomatic and anatomic 1-year outcomes after robotic and abdominal sacrocolpopexy." Am J Obstet Gynecol 206, no. 5 (May 2012): 435.e1-435.e5.

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Dieter, AA, Amundsen, CL, Visco, AG, and Siddiqui, NY. "Treatment for urinary tract infection after midurethral sling: a retrospective study comparing patients who receive short-term postoperative catheterization and patients who pass a void trial on the day of surgery." Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 18, no. 3 (May 2012): 175-178.

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Visco, AG, Brubaker, L, Richter, HE, Nygaard, I, Paraiso, MF, Menefee, SA, Schaffer, J, Wei, J, Chai, T, Janz, N, Spino, C, Meikle, S, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, . "Anticholinergic versus botulinum toxin A comparison trial for the treatment of bothersome urge urinary incontinence: ABC trial." Contemp Clin Trials 33, no. 1 (January 2012): 184-196.

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Brubaker, L, Barber, MD, Nygaard, I, Nager, CW, Varner, E, Schaffer, J, Visco, A, Meikle, S, Spino, C, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, . "Quantification of vaginal support: are continuous summary scores better than POPQ stage?." American journal of obstetrics and gynecology 203, no. 5 (November 2010): 512.e1-512.e6.

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