Cundiff, GW, Varner, E, Visco, AG, Zyczynski, HM, Nager, CW, Norton, PA, Schaffer, J, Brown, MB, Brubaker, L, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, . "Risk factors for mesh/suture erosion following sacral colpopexy." Am J Obstet Gynecol 199, no. 6 (December 2008): 688.e1-688.e5.
Anthony Gabriele Visco, MD
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
Selected Grants and Awards
- Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health
- NICHD Pelvic Floor Disorders Network (PFDN)
- Duke University Medical Center (DUMC) Pelvic Floor Disorders Network (PFDN) Clinical Site
- Duke KURe Program
- Combination Therapy in the Treatment of Urge Urinary Incontinence: A Randomized, Placebo Controlled Trial
- Translational Research in Pelvic Floor Disorders
- Genetic Epidemiology of Pelvic Organ Prolapse
- Molecular and biochemical Study of Collagen in Prolapse
Visco, AG, and Advincula, AP. "Robotic gynecologic surgery." Obstet Gynecol 112, no. 6 (December 2008): 1369-1384. (Review)
Geller, EJ, Siddiqui, NY, Wu, JM, and Visco, AG. "Short-term outcomes of robotic sacrocolpopexy compared with abdominal sacrocolpopexy." Obstet Gynecol 112, no. 6 (December 2008): 1201-1206.
Wu, JM, Visco, AG, and Myers, ER. "Cesarean Delivery on Maternal Request Versus Planned Vaginal Delivery: A Decision Analysis To Identify Important Outcomes and To Prioritize Future Research Directions." JOURNAL OF WOMENS HEALTH 17, no. 8 (October 2008): 1249-1249.
Brubaker, L, Richter, HE, Visco, A, Mahajan, S, Nygaard, I, Braun, TM, Barber, MD, Menefee, S, Schaffer, J, Weber, AM, Wei, J, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, . "Refractory idiopathic urge urinary incontinence and botulinum A injection." The Journal of urology 180, no. 1 (July 2008): 217-222.
Brubaker, L. "Refractory Idiopathic Urge Urinary Incontinence and Botulinum A Injection." UroToday International Journal (June 24, 2008).
Visco, AG, Brubaker, L, Nygaard, I, Richter, HE, Cundiff, G, Fine, P, Zyczynski, H, Brown, MB, Weber, AM, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, . "The role of preoperative urodynamic testing in stress-continent women undergoing sacrocolpopexy: the Colpopexy and Urinary Reduction Efforts (CARE) randomized surgical trial." Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19, no. 5 (May 2008): 607-614.
Hundley, AF, Yuan, L, and Visco, AG. "Gene expression in the rectus abdominus muscle of patients with and without pelvic organ prolapse." Am J Obstet Gynecol 198, no. 2 (February 2008): 220.e1-220.e7.
FitzGerald, MP, Richter, HE, Bradley, CS, Ye, W, Visco, AC, Cundiff, GW, Zyczynski, HM, Fine, P, and Weber, AM. "Pelvic support, pelvic symptoms, and patient satisfaction after colpocleisis." International Urogynecology Journal and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction 19, no. 12 (2008): 1603-1609.
Mueller, E, Wei, J, Nygaard, I, Brubaker, L, Varner, E, Visco, A, Cundiff, GW, Weber, AM, Ghetti, C, and Kreder, K. "The correlation of voiding variables between non-instrumented uroflowmetery and pressure-flow studies in women with pelvic organ prolapse." Neurourology and Urodynamics 27, no. 6 (2008): 515-521.