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Charles Douglas Scales Jr., MD

Associate Professor of Surgery
Associate Professor in Population Health Sciences
Office: 40 Medicine Circle, Duke South, White Zone, Suite 1570, Durham, NC 27707
Campus Mail: DUMC DUMC 3707, Durham, NC 27710

Education and Training

  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundatin/VA Scholar, University of California, School of Medicine, 2011 - 2013
  • Resident, Urology, Duke University, 2006 - 2011
  • Intern, Surgery, Duke University, 2005 - 2006
  • Research Associate, Urology, Duke University, 2004 - 2005
  • M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2004

Publications

Dinan, Michaela A., Mihaela V. Georgieva, Yanhong Li, Tian Zhang, Michael Harrison, Rahul Shenolikar, and Charles D. Scales. “Real-world systemic therapy utilization in Medicare patients with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma diagnosed between 2008 and 2012.” J Geriatr Oncol, September 7, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jgo.2020.08.005.

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Boydston, Kohldon, Russell Terry, Brenton Winship, Leah Davis, Sarah Yttri, Evan Carlos, Charles Scales, Michael Lipkin, and Glenn M. Preminger. “The Impact of Alternative Alkalinizing Agents on 24-Hour Urine Parameters.” In Urology, 142:55–59, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2020.04.047.

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Youssef, Ramy F., Jeremy W. Martin, Khashayar Sakhaee, John Poindexter, Sharmin Dianatnejad, Charles D. Scales, Glenn M. Preminger, and Michael E. Lipkin. “Rising occurrence of hypocitraturia and hyperoxaluria associated with increasing prevalence of stone disease in calcium kidney stone formers.” Scand J Urol, July 27, 2020, 1–5. https://doi.org/10.1080/21681805.2020.1794955.

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Nobuhara, Chloe K., W Michael Bullock, Thomas Bunning, Brian Colin, Mary Cooter, Michael J. Devinney, Michael N. Ferrandino, et al. “A protocol to reduce self-reported pain scores and adverse events following lumbar punctures in older adults.” J Neurol 267, no. 7 (July 2020): 2002–6. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00415-020-09797-1.

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Wollin, Daniel A., Leah G. Davis, Brenton B. Winship, Evan C. Carlos, Westin R. Tom, John R. Asplin, Andrzej S. Kosinski, et al. “Assessment of conservative dietary management as a method for normalization of 24-h urine pH in stone formers.” Urolithiasis 48, no. 2 (April 2020): 131–36. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00240-019-01139-9.

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Schoenfeld, Elizabeth M., Meng-Shiou Shieh, Penelope S. Pekow, Charles D. Scales, James M. Munger, and Peter K. Lindenauer. “Association of Patient and Visit Characteristics With Rate and Timing of Urologic Procedures for Patients Discharged From the Emergency Department With Renal Colic.” Jama Netw Open 2, no. 12 (December 2, 2019): e1916454. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.16454.

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Moore, Christopher L., Christopher R. Carpenter, Marta E. Heilbrun, Kevin Klauer, Amy C. Krambeck, Courtney Moreno, Erick M. Remer, Charles Scales, Melissa M. Shaw, and Kevan M. Sternberg. “Imaging in Suspected Renal Colic: Systematic Review of the Literature and Multispecialty Consensus.” J Am Coll Radiol 16, no. 9 Pt A (September 2019): 1132–43. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.04.004.

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Moore, Christopher L., Christopher R. Carpenter, Marta L. Heilbrun, Kevin Klauer, Amy C. Krambeck, Courtney Moreno, Erick M. Remer, Charles Scales, Melissa M. Shaw, and Kevan M. Sternberg. “Imaging in Suspected Renal Colic: Systematic Review of the Literature and Multispecialty Consensus.” J Urol 202, no. 3 (September 2019): 475–83. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000000342.

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Moore, Christopher L., Christopher R. Carpenter, Marta E. Heilbrun, Kevin Klauer, Amy Krambeck, Courtney Moreno, Erick M. Remer, Charles Scales, Melissa M. Shaw, and Kevan M. Sternberg. “Imaging in Suspected Renal Colic: Systematic Review of the Literature and Multispecialty Consensus.” Ann Emerg Med 74, no. 3 (September 2019): 391–99. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2019.04.021.

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Johnston, Ashley W., Ruiyang Jiang, Muhammad H. Alkazemi, Steven Wolf, Gina-Maria Pomann, Michael E. Lipkin, Charles D. Scales, and Jonathan C. Routh. “Nationwide Readmission Rates Following Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: Does Age Matter?” J Endourol 33, no. 9 (September 2019): 704–11. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2019.0239.

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