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Glenn Michael Preminger, MD

James F. Glenn, M.D. Distinguished Professor of Urology
Chief, Division of Urology
Director, Endourology, Metabolic Stone Disease, Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery Fellowship
Professor of Surgery
Office: 30 Duke Medicine Circle, Rm1573 Duke South, White Zone, Durham, NC 27710
Campus Mail: DUMC Box 3167 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

1. Minimally invasive management of urologic diseases
2. Minimally invasive management of renal and ureteral stones
3. Medical management of nephrolithiasis
4. Bioeffects of shock wave lithotripsy
5. Basic physics of shock wave lithotripsy
6. Intracorporeal lithotripsy for stone fragmentation
7. Minimally invasive management of urinary tract obstruction, including ureteropelvic junction obstruction and ureteral strictures
8. Enhanced imaging modalities for minimally invasive surgery
9. Digital video imaging during endoscopic surgery
10. 3-D imaging modalities for minimally invasive surgery
11. Holmium laser applications in urology

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Mineral Metabolism, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Medical School, 1983 - 1985
  • Urology Residency, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 1979 - 1983
  • Surgery Residency, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 1977 - 1979
  • M.D., New York University, 1977

Publications

Cabrera, Fernando J., Richard H. Shin, Kyle M. Waisanen, Giao Nguyen, Chu Wang, Charles D. Scales, Michael N. Ferrandino, Glenn M. Preminger, Terry T. Yoshizumi, and Michael E. Lipkin. “Comparison of Radiation Exposure from Fixed Table Fluoroscopy to a Portable C-Arm During Ureteroscopy.” J Endourol 31, no. 9 (September 2017): 835–40. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2017.0240.

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Smith, Joseph A., Stuart S. Howards, Glenn M. Preminger, and Roger R. Dmochowski. “Book Review - Hinman's Atlas of Urologic Surgery, 4th Edition.” Can J Urol 24, no. 4 (August 2017): 8875.

Scholars@Duke

Expert Panel on Urologic Imaging:, Mark E., Myles T. Taffel, Paul Nikolaidis, Michael D. Beland, M Donald Blaufox, Vikram S. Dogra, Stanley Goldfarb, et al. “ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Renal Transplant Dysfunction.” J Am Coll Radiol 14, no. 5S (May 2017): S272–81. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.02.034.

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Xing, Yifei, Tony T. Chen, Walter N. Simmons, Georgy Sankin, Franklin H. Cocks, Michael E. Lipkin, Glenn M. Preminger, and Pei Zhong. “Comparison of Broad vs Narrow Focal Width Lithotripter Fields.” Journal of Endourology 31, no. 5 (May 2017): 502–9. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2016.0560.

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Wollin, Daniel A., Anika Ackerman, Chen Yang, Tony Chen, Walter Neal Simmons, Glenn M. Preminger, and Michael E. Lipkin. “Variable Pulse Duration From a New Holmium:YAG Laser: The Effect on Stone Comminution, Fiber Tip Degradation, and Retropulsion in a Dusting Model.” Urology 103 (May 2017): 47–51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2017.01.007.

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Youssef, Ramy F., Jeremy W. Martin, Khashayar Sakhaee, John Poindexter, Simone L. Vernez, Rahul Dutta, Charles D. Scales, Glenn M. Preminger, and Michael E. Lipkin. “MP01-19 RECENT EPIDEMIOLOGICAL AND METABOLIC TRENDS IN STONE DISEASE: RISING HYPOCITRATURIA AND HYPEROXALURIA.” In Journal of Urology, Vol. 197. Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.02.094.

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Hobbs, Kevin T., Brad Hammill, Daniel Wollin, Glenn M. Preminger, Michael E. Lipkin, Kenneth E. Schmader, and Charles D. Scales, Jr. “MP95-05 INCREASING UTILIZATION OF CARE FOR URINARY STONE DISEASE IN OLDER ADULTS.” In Journal of Urology, Vol. 197. Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2017.02.3007.

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Iqbal, Muhammad Waqas, Richard H. Shin, Ramy F. Youssef, Adam G. Kaplan, Fernando J. Cabrera, Jonathan Hanna, Charles D. Scales, Michael N. Ferrandino, Glenn M. Preminger, and Michael E. Lipkin. “Should metabolic evaluation be performed in patients with struvite stones?” Urolithiasis 45, no. 2 (April 2017): 185–92. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00240-016-0893-6.

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