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Cindy Louise Amundsen, MD

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Roy T. Parker, M.D. Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, in the School of Medicine
Campus Mail: 5324 McFarland Drive Suite 310, Box 3192, Durham, NC 27617
Phone: (919) 684-4647
Email: cindy.amundsen@duke.edu

- Application of nerve stimulation (Interstim therapy) for control of continence
- Evalaution of botox therapy for urinary urge incontinence
- Evaluation and treatment for nocturnal voiding
- Application of nerve stimulation for control of continence and enable proper voiding in individuals with Spinal cord injuries
- Application of nerve stimulation for urinary retention
- Minimally invasive prolapse surgery using graft material for enhancing pelvic organ prolapse repairs
-Treatment for stress urinary incontinence with minimally invasive techniques

Education and Training

  • Urogynecology Fellowship, Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 1995 - 1996
  • Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 1991 - 1995
  • M.D., University of Tennessee, Memphis, 1991

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1997
  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, 2013

Research

Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction / Pelvic Floor Disorders

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Publications

Siddiqui, NY, Wiseman, JB, Cella, D, Bradley, CS, Lai, HH, Helmuth, ME, Smith, AR, Griffith, JW, Amundsen, CL, Kenton, KS, Clemens, JQ, Kreder, KJ, Merion, RM, Kirkali, Z, Kusek, JW, Cameron, AP, and LURN, . "Mental Health, Sleep and Physical Function in Treatment Seeking Women with Urinary Incontinence." The Journal of Urology (May 3, 2018).

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Bradley, MS, Bickhaus, JA, Amundsen, CL, Newcomb, LK, Truong, T, Weidner, AC, and Siddiqui, NY. "Vaginal Uterosacral Ligament Suspension: A Retrospective Cohort of Absorbable and Permanent Suture Groups." Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery 24, no. 3 (May 2018): 207-212.

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Cameron, AP, Smith, AR, Lai, HH, Bradley, CS, Liu, AB, Merion, RM, Gillespie, BW, Amundsen, CL, Cella, D, Griffith, JW, Wiseman, JB, Kreder, KJ, Kenton, KS, Helmuth, ME, Fraser, MO, Clemens, JQ, Kirkali, Z, Kusek, JW, Siddiqui, NY, and LURN Study Group, . "Bowel function, sexual function, and symptoms of pelvic organ prolapse in women with and without urinary incontinence." Neurourology and Urodynamics (April 10, 2018).

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Bradley, MS, Burke, EE, Grenier, C, Amundsen, CL, Murphy, SK, and Siddiqui, NY. "A genome-scale DNA methylation study in women with interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome." Neurourology and Urodynamics 37, no. 4 (April 2018): 1485-1493.

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Cameron, AP, Lewicky-Gaupp, C, Smith, AR, Helfand, BT, Gore, JL, Clemens, JQ, Yang, CC, Siddiqui, NY, Lai, HH, Griffith, JW, Andreev, VP, Liu, G, Weinfurt, K, Amundsen, CL, Bradley, CS, Kusek, JW, Kirkali, Z, and Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network Study Group, . "Baseline Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Patients Enrolled in LURN: A Prospective, Observational Cohort Study." The Journal of urology 199, no. 4 (April 2018): 1023-1031.

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Amundsen, CL, Komesu, YM, Chermansky, C, Gregory, WT, Myers, DL, Honeycutt, EF, Vasavada, SP, Nguyen, JN, Wilson, TS, Harvie, HS, Wallace, D, and Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, . "Two-Year Outcomes of Sacral Neuromodulation Versus OnabotulinumtoxinA for Refractory Urgency Urinary Incontinence: A Randomized Trial." European urology (February 23, 2018).

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Cameron, AP, Wiseman, JB, Amundsen, CL, Lai, HH, Bradley, M, Bradley, CS, Kirkali, Z, DeLancey, JOL, Andreev, VP, and Clemens, JQ. "ARE COMPLETE THREE-DAY VOIDING DIARIES FEASIBLE? RESULTS FROM THE SYMPTOMS OF LOWER URINARY TRACT DYSFUNCTION RESEARCH NETWORK (LURN) COHORT." Winter Meeting of the Society-of-Urodynamics-Female-Pelvic-Medicine-and-Urogenital-Reconstruction. Austin, TX. February 27, 2018 - March 3, 2018.: WILEY, February 1, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Cameron, AP, Wiseman, JB, Amundsen, CL, Lai, HH, Bradley, M, Bradley, CS, Kirkali, Z, DeLancey, JOL, Andreev, VP, and Clemens, JQ. "ARE COMPLETE THREE-DAY VOIDING DIARIES FEASIBLE? RESULTS FROM THE SYMPTOMS OF LOWER URINARY TRACT DYSFUNCTION RESEARCH NETWORK (LURN) COHORT." Winter Meeting of the Society-of-Urodynamics-Female-Pelvic-Medicine-and-Urogenital-Reconstruction. Austin, TX. February 27, 2018 - March 3, 2018.: WILEY, February 1, 2018.

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Amundsen, CL, and PreudʼHomme, XA. "In Search of More Sleep." Obstetrics and Gynecology 131, no. 2 (February 2018): 201-203.

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Clemens, JQ, Wiseman, JB, Kirkali, Z, Bradley, MS, Amundsen, CL, Smith, AR, and Cameron, AP. "PREVALENCE AND CORRELATES OF NOCTURIA IN THE LURN COHORT." Winter Meeting of the Society-of-Urodynamics-Female-Pelvic-Medicine-and-Urogenital-Reconstruction. Austin, TX. February 27, 2018 - March 3, 2018.: WILEY, February 1, 2018.

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