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Charles Douglas Scales Jr., MD, MSHS

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

Scales, Charles D., Li Lin, Christopher S. Saigal, Carol J. Bennett, Ninez A. Ponce, Carol M. Mangione, Mark S. Litwin, and Mark S. NIDDK Urologic Diseases in America Project. “Emergency department revisits for patients with kidney stones in California.” Acad Emerg Med 22, no. 4 (April 2015): 468–74. https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.12632.

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Youssef, Ramy F., Andreas Neisius, Zachariah G. Goldsmith, Momin Ghaffar, Matvey Tsivian, Richard H. Shin, Fernando Cabrera, et al. “Clinical outcomes after ureteroscopic lithotripsy in patients who initially presented with urosepsis: matched pair comparison with elective ureteroscopy.” J Endourol 28, no. 12 (December 2014): 1439–43. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2014.0343.

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Scales, C. D., and E. Cone. “Acute Renal Colic and Medical Expulsive Therapy.” In Pocket Guide to Kidney Stone Prevention Dietary and Medical Therapy. Springer, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Carroll, Peter R., J Kellogg Parsons, Gerald Andriole, Robert R. Bahnson, Daniel A. Barocas, William J. Catalona, Douglas M. Dahl, et al. “Prostate cancer early detection, version 1.2014. Featured updates to the NCCN Guidelines.” J Natl Compr Canc Netw 12, no. 9 (September 2014): 1211–19. https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2014.0120.

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Reed, Shelby D., Suzanne Biehn Stewart, Charles D. Scales, and Judd W. Moul. “A framework to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the NADiA ProsVue slope to guide adjuvant radiotherapy among men with high-risk characteristics following prostatectomy for prostate cancer.” Value Health 17, no. 5 (July 2014): 545–54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2014.04.010.

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Scales, Charles D., Julie C. Lai, Andrew W. Dick, Jan M. Hanley, Jeroen van Meijgaard, Claude M. Setodji, Christopher S. Saigal, and Christopher S. Urologic Diseases in America Project. “Comparative effectiveness of shock wave lithotripsy and ureteroscopy for treating patients with kidney stones.” Jama Surg 149, no. 7 (July 2014): 648–53. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2014.336.

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Scales, Charles D., Christopher S. Saigal, Janet M. Hanley, Andrew W. Dick, Claude M. Setodji, Mark S. Litwin, and Mark S. NIDDK Urologic Diseases in America Project. “The impact of unplanned postprocedure visits in the management of patients with urinary stones.” Surgery 155, no. 5 (May 2014): 769–75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2013.12.013.

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Reed, S. D., S. Biehn Stewart, C. D. Scales, and J. W. Moul. “Use of PSA Slope to Guide Adjuvant Radiotherapy in Post-Prostatectomy Prostate Cancer has Potential to be Cost Effective.” In Value in Health, 17:A86–A86. Elsevier BV, 2014. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2014.03.499.

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Bergman, Jonathan, Katherine Neuhausen, Karim Chamie, Charles D. Scales, Stacey Carter, Lorna Kwan, Steven E. Lerman, William Aronson, and Mark S. Litwin. “Building a medical neighborhood in the safety net: an innovative technology improves hematuria workups.” Urology 82, no. 6 (December 2013): 1277–82. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2013.08.015.

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