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Nazema Yusuf Siddiqui, MD

Nazema Siddiqui, MD, MHSc
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Campus Mail: 5324 McFarland Drive Suite 310, Box 3912, Durham, NC 27617
Phone: (919) 401-1000
Email: nazema.siddiqui@duke.edu

Research on pelvic floor disorders. Specific interests include: 1) pathophysiology of overactive bladder with particular emphasis on epigenetic mechanisms; and 2) studying the urinary microbiome with aging and in women with recurrent urinary tract infection. Additional interests include clinical outcomes research after surgery for prolapse and other pelvic floor disorders.

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Duke University School of Medicine, 2007 - 2010
  • Residency, Ob/Gyn, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland Clinic, 2002 - 2006
  • M.H.S.C.R., Duke University School of Medicine, 2010
  • M.D., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, 2001

Research

Research on pelvic floor disorders. Specific interests include the study of overactive bladder/urinary incontinence. Additional interests include studying the pathophysiology of bladder pain syndromes, and clinical outcomes research after surgery for prolapse and other pelvic floor disorders.

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Publications

Siddiqui, Nazema Y., Cindy L. Amundsen, Elizabeth G. Corey, and Jennifer M. Wu. “Lead migration after sacral neuromodulation: surgical revision in fascial versus tined anchoring systems..” Int Urogynecol J 22, no. 4 (April 2011): 419–23. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00192-010-1285-z.

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Kane, Sarah M., Nazema Y. Siddiqui, Jennifer Bailit, and May Hsieh Blanchard. “Duty hour restrictions, ambulatory experience, and surgical procedural volume in obstetrics and gynecology..” J Grad Med Educ 2, no. 4 (December 2010): 530–35. https://doi.org/10.4300/JGME-D-10-00076.1.

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Siddiqui, Nazema Y., Terence R. T. Mitchell, Rex C. Bentley, and Alison C. Weidner. “Neural entrapment during uterosacral ligament suspension: an anatomic study of female cadavers..” Obstet Gynecol 116, no. 3 (September 2010): 708–13. https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0b013e3181ec658a.

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Judd, John P., Nazema Y. Siddiqui, Jason C. Barnett, Anthony G. Visco, Laura J. Havrilesky, and Jennifer M. Wu. “Cost-minimization analysis of robotic-assisted, laparoscopic, and abdominal sacrocolpopexy..” J Minim Invasive Gynecol 17, no. 4 (July 2010): 493–99. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2010.03.011.

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Bradley, C. S., D. D. Rahn, I. E. Nygaard, M. D. Barber, C. W. Nager, K. S. Kenton, N. Y. Siddiqui, R. B. Abel, C. Spino, and H. E. Richter. “The questionnaire for urinary incontinence diagnosis (QUID): validity and responsiveness to change in women undergoing non-surgical therapies for treatment of stress predominant urinary incontinence..” Neurourology and Urodynamics 29, no. 5 (June 1, 2010): 727–34.

Scholars@Duke

Bradley, Catherine S., David D. Rahn, Ingrid E. Nygaard, Matthew D. Barber, Charles W. Nager, Kimberly S. Kenton, Nazema Y. Siddiqui, Robert B. Abel, Cathie Spino, and Holly E. Richter. “The questionnaire for urinary incontinence diagnosis (QUID): validity and responsiveness to change in women undergoing non-surgical therapies for treatment of stress predominant urinary incontinence..” Neurourol Urodyn 29, no. 5 (June 2010): 727–34. https://doi.org/10.1002/nau.20818.

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Siddiqui, Nazema Y., Jennifer M. Wu, and Cindy L. Amundsen. “Efficacy and adverse events of sacral nerve stimulation for overactive bladder: A systematic review..” Neurourol Urodyn 29 Suppl 1 (2010): S18–23. https://doi.org/10.1002/nau.20786.

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Siddiqui, Nazema Y., Cindy L. Amundsen, Anthony G. Visco, Evan R. Myers, and Jennifer M. Wu. “Cost-effectiveness of sacral neuromodulation versus intravesical botulinum A toxin for treatment of refractory urge incontinence..” J Urol 182, no. 6 (December 2009): 2799–2804. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2009.08.031.

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Wu, Jennifer M., Nazema Y. Siddiqui, Cindy L. Amundsen, Evan R. Myers, Laura J. Havrilesky, and Anthony G. Visco. “Cost-effectiveness of botulinum toxin a versus anticholinergic medications for idiopathic urge incontinence..” J Urol 181, no. 5 (May 2009): 2181–86. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2009.01.037.

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Siddiqui, Nazema Y., Kevin J. Stepp, Susan J. Lasch, Jeffrey M. Mangel, and Jennifer M. Wu. “Objective structured assessment of technical skills for repair of fourth-degree perineal lacerations..” Am J Obstet Gynecol 199, no. 6 (December 2008): 676.e1-676.e6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2008.07.054.

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