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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


Bergman, Jonathan, Karl A. Lorenz, Sadie Acquah-Asare, Charles D. Scales, Gery Ryan, Christopher S. Saigal, Carol J. Bennett, and Mark S. Litwin. “Urologist attitudes toward end-of-life care.” Urology 82, no. 1 (July 2013): 48–52.

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Stewart, S. B., C. D. Scales, J. W. Moul, and S. D. Reed. “Does variation in either age at start of therapy or duration of therapy make chemoprevention with finasteride cost-effective?” Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 15, no. 4 (December 2012): 380–85.

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Peterson, Andrew C., Lesley H. Curtis, Alisa M. Shea, Kristy M. Borawski, Kevin A. Schulman, and Charles D. Scales. “Urinary diversion in patients with spinal cord injury in the United States.” Urology 80, no. 6 (December 2012): 1247–51.

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Scales, Charles D., Alexandria C. Smith, Janet M. Hanley, Christopher S. Saigal, and Christopher S. Urologic Diseases in America Project. “Prevalence of kidney stones in the United States.” Eur Urol 62, no. 1 (July 2012): 160–65.

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Dinan, Michaela A., Timothy J. Robinson, Timothy M. Zagar, Charles D. Scales, Lesley H. Curtis, Shelby D. Reed, W Robert Lee, and Kevin A. Schulman. “Changes in initial treatment for prostate cancer among Medicare beneficiaries, 1999-2007.” Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82, no. 5 (April 1, 2012): e781–86.

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