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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

Astroza, Gaston M., Andreas Neisius, Matvey Tsivian, Glenn M. Preminger, and Michael E. Lipkin. “Treatment Response in Patients with Stones, and Low Urinary pH and Hypocitraturia Stratified by Body Mass Index.” The Journal of Urology 195, no. 3 (March 2016): 653–57. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2015.09.070.

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Kaplan, Adam G., Michael E. Lipkin, Charles D. Scales, and Glenn M. Preminger. “Use of ureteral access sheaths in ureteroscopy.” Nature Reviews. Urology 13, no. 3 (March 2016): 135–40. https://doi.org/10.1038/nrurol.2015.271.

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Shin, Richard H., Jaclyn M. Lautz, Fernando J. Cabrera, Constandi John Shami, Zachariah G. Goldsmith, Nicholas J. Kuntz, Adam G. Kaplan, et al. “Evaluation of Novel Ball-Tip Holmium Laser Fiber: Impact on Ureteroscope Performance and Fragmentation Efficiency.” Journal of Endourology 30, no. 2 (February 2016): 189–94. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2015.0300.

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Malalla, N., P. Sun, Y. Chen, M. E. Lipkin, G. M. Preminger, and J. Qin. “C-arm technique using distance driven method for nephrolithiasis and kidney stones detection.” In Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, Vol. 9783, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2217213.

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Shin, Richard H., Fernando J. Cabrera, Giao Nguyen, Chu Wang, Ramy F. Youssef, Charles D. Scales, Michael N. Ferrandino, Glenn M. Preminger, Terry T. Yoshizumi, and Michael E. Lipkin. “Radiation Dosimetry for Ureteroscopy Patients: A Phantom Study Comparing the Standard and Obese Patient Models.” Journal of Endourology 30, no. 1 (January 2016): 57–62. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2015.0419.

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Malalla, N., P. Sun, Y. Chen, M. E. Lipkin, G. M. Preminger, and J. Qin. “Preliminary study on C-arm technique for nephrolithiasis and kidney stones detection.” In Proceedings  2015 Ieee International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, Bibm 2015, 1780–82, 2015. https://doi.org/10.1109/BIBM.2015.7359960.

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Chen, T. T., G. M. Preminger, and M. E. Lipkin. “Minimizing radiation exposure during percutaneous nephrolithotomy.” Minerva Urologica E Nefrologica = the Italian Journal of Urology and Nephrology 67, no. 4 (December 2015): 347–54.

Scholars@Duke

Tseng, Timothy Y., and Glenn M. Preminger. “Kidney stones: flexible ureteroscopy.,” Vol. 2015, 2015.

Scholars@Duke

Chen, Tony T., Chu Wang, Michael N. Ferrandino, Charles D. Scales, Terry T. Yoshizumi, Glenn M. Preminger, and Michael E. Lipkin. “Radiation Exposure during the Evaluation and Management of Nephrolithiasis.” J Urol 194, no. 4 (October 2015): 878–85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2015.04.118.

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