Brubaker, L, Nygaard, I, Richter, HE, Visco, A, Weber, AM, Cundiff, GW, Fine, P, Ghetti, C, and Brown, MB. "Two-Year outcomes after sacrocolpopexy with and without burch to prevent stress urinary incontinence." Obstetrics and Gynecology 112, no. 1 (2008): 49-55.
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, A, Brubaker, L, Nygaard, I, Richter, HE, Cundiff, GW, Fine, P, Zyczynski, H, Brown, MB, and Weber, AM. "UIJ - The role of pre-operative urodynamic testing in stress continent women undergoing sacrocolpopexy: The colpopexy and urinary reduction efforts (CARE) randomized surgical trial." UroToday International Journal 1, no. 1 SUPPL. (2008).
Brubaker, L, Nygaard, I, Richter, HE, Visco, A, Weber, AM, Cundiff, GW, Fine, P, Ghetti, C, and Brown, MB. "UIJ - Two-year outcomes following sacrocolpopexy with and without burch to prevent stress urinary incontinence." UroToday International Journal 1, no. 1 SUPPL. (2008).
Geller, EJ, Barbee, ER, Wu, JM, Loomis, MJ, and Visco, AG. "Validation of telephone administration of 2 condition-specific quality-of-life questionnaires." Am J Obstet Gynecol 197, no. 6 (December 2007): 632.e1-632.e4.
Wu, JM, Wechter, ME, Geller, EJ, Nguyen, TV, and Visco, AG. "Hysterectomy rates in the United States, 2003." Obstet Gynecol 110, no. 5 (November 2007): 1091-1095.
Hundley, AF, Maygarden, S, Wu, JM, Visco, AG, and Connolly, A. "Adequacy of urine cytology specimens: an assessment of collection techniques." Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18, no. 9 (September 2007): 997-1001.
Burgio, KL, Borello-France, D, Richter, HE, Fitzgerald, MP, Whitehead, W, Handa, VL, Nygaard, I, Fine, P, Zyczynski, H, Visco, AG, Brown, MB, Weber, AM, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, . "Risk factors for fecal and urinary incontinence after childbirth: the childbirth and pelvic symptoms study." Am J Gastroenterol 102, no. 9 (September 2007): 1998-2004.
Jannelli, ML, Wu, JM, Plunkett, LW, Williams, KS, and Visco, AG. "A randomized controlled trial of clean intermittent self-catheterization versus suprapubic catheterization after urogynecologic surgery." Am J Obstet Gynecol 197, no. 1 (July 2007): 72.e1-72.e4.
Whitehead, WE, Bradley, CS, Brown, MB, Brubaker, L, Gutman, RE, Varner, RE, Visco, AG, Weber, AM, Zyczynski, H, and Pelvic Floor Network, . "Gastrointestinal complications following abdominal sacrocolpopexy for advanced pelvic organ prolapse." Am J Obstet Gynecol 197, no. 1 (July 2007): 78.e1-78.e7.
Wu, JM, Visco, AG, Weidner, AC, and Myers, ER. "Is Burch colposuspension ever cost-effective compared with tension-free vaginal tape for stress incontinence?." Am J Obstet Gynecol 197, no. 1 (July 2007): 62.e1-62.e5.