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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

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

Cross, CA, Cespedes, RD, McGuire, EJ, and Zimmern, PE. "Re: Treatment results using pubovaginal slings in patients with large cystoceles and stress incontinence [2] (multiple letters)." Journal of Urology 160, no. 1 (1998): 132-134.

Scholars@Duke

English, SF, Liebert, M, Cross, CA, and McGuire, EJ. "The incidence of helicobacter pylori in patients with interstitial cystitis." Journal of Urology 159, no. 3 (1998): 772-773.

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Cross, CA, Cespedes, RD, English, SF, and McGuire, EJ. "Transvaginal urethrolysis for urethral obstruction after anti- incontinence surgery." Journal of Urology 159, no. 4 (1998): 1199-1201.

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