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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

Amundsen, CL, Visco, AG, Ruiz, H, and Webster, GD. "Outcome in 104 pubovaginal slings using freeze-dried allograft fascia lata from a single tissue bank." Urology 56, no. 6 SUPPL. 1 (2000): 2-8.

Scholars@Duke

Amundsen, CL, Adie, EM, and McGuire, EJ. "The incidence of uterovaginal prolapse after pubovaginal sling." Journal of Pelvic Surgery 6, no. 1 (January 1, 2000): 20-22.

Scholars@Duke

Amundsen, CL, Guralnick, ML, and Webster, GD. "Use of the martius labial fat pad as an adjunct in the management of urinary fistulae and urethral obstruction following antiincontinence procedures." Journal of Pelvic Surgery 6, no. 6 (January 1, 2000): 310-313.

Scholars@Duke

English, SF, Amundsen, CL, and McGuire, EJ. "Bladder neck competency at rest in women with incontinence." J Urol 161, no. 2 (February 1999): 578-580.

Scholars@Duke

Amundsen, C, Lau, M, English, SF, and McGuire, EJ. "Do urinary symptoms correlate with urodynamic findings?." Journal of Urology 161, no. 6 (1999): 1871-1874.

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Leng, WW, Amundsen, CL, and McGuire, EJ. "Management of female genitourinary fistulas: transvesical or transvaginal approach?." J Urol 160, no. 6 Pt 1 (December 1998): 1995-1999.

Scholars@Duke

Cross, CA, English, SF, Cespedes, RD, and McGuire, EJ. "A followup on transurethral collagen injection therapy for urinary incontinence." Journal of Urology 159, no. 1 (1998): 106-108.

Scholars@Duke

Cross, CA, Cespedes, RD, and McGuire, EJ. "Our experience with pubovaginal slings in patients with stress urinary incontinence." Journal of Urology 159, no. 4 (1998): 1195-1198.

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Cespedes, RD, Cross, CA, and McGuire, EJ. "Pelvic prolapse: diagnosing and treating cystoceles, rectoceles, and enteroceles." Medscape women's health 3, no. 4 (1998): 4--.

Scholars@Duke

Cespedes, RD, Cross, CA, and McGuire, EJ. "Pelvic prolapse: diagnosing and treating uterine and vaginal vault prolapse." Medscape women's health 3, no. 4 (1998): 3--.

Scholars@Duke

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