Viswanathan, M, Visco, AG, Hartmann, K, Wechter, ME, Gartlehner, G, Wu, JM, Palmieri, R, Funk, MJ, Lux, L, Swinson, T, and Lohr, KN. "Cesarean delivery on maternal request." Evid Rep Technol Assess (Full Rep), no. 133 (March 2006): 1-138.
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
Richter, HE, Fielding, JR, Bradley, CS, Handa, VL, Fine, P, FitzGerald, MP, Visco, A, Wald, A, Hakim, C, Wei, JT, and Weber, AM. "Endoanal ultrasound findings and fecal incontinence symptoms in women with and without recognized anal sphincter tears." Obstetrics and Gynecology 108, no. 6 (2006): 1394-1401.
Wu, JM, and Visco, AG. "Reply." American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 195, no. 4 (2006): 1192-1193.
Wu, JM, Williams, KS, Hundley, AF, Connolly, A, and Visco, AG. "Occiput posterior fetal head position increases the risk of anal sphincter injury in vacuum-assisted deliveries." Am J Obstet Gynecol 193, no. 2 (August 2005): 525-528.
Hundley, AF, Wu, JM, and Visco, AG. "A comparison of perineometer to brink score for assessment of pelvic floor muscle strength." Am J Obstet Gynecol 192, no. 5 (May 2005): 1583-1591.
Laughon, SK, Wolfe, HM, and Visco, AG. "Prior cesarean and the risk for placenta previa on second-trimester ultrasonography." Obstet Gynecol 105, no. 5 Pt 1 (May 2005): 962-965.
Benavides, L, Wu, JM, Hundley, AF, Ivester, TS, and Visco, AG. "The impact of occiput posterior fetal head position on the risk of anal sphincter injury in forceps-assisted vaginal deliveries." Am J Obstet Gynecol 192, no. 5 (May 2005): 1702-1706.
Wu, JM, Hundley, AF, and Visco, AG. "Elective primary cesarean delivery: attitudes of urogynecology and maternal-fetal medicine specialists." Obstet Gynecol 105, no. 2 (February 2005): 301-306.
Kwon, S, Visco, AG, Fitzgerald, MP, Ye, W, Whitehead, WE, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network (PFDN), . "Validity and reliability of the Modified Manchester Health Questionnaire in assessing patients with fecal incontinence." Dis Colon Rectum 48, no. 2 (February 2005): 323-331.
Tapp, K, Connolly, A, and Visco, AG. "Evaluation of Aa point and cotton-tipped swab test as predictors of urodynamic stress incontinence." Obstet Gynecol 105, no. 1 (January 2005): 115-119.