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Laura M. Douglass, MD

Assistant Professor, Urology

Laura Douglass
For Patients
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Gender affirming surgery
  • Transgender health
  • Urethral stricture disease
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Prosthetic surgery
  • Peyronie's disease
  • Genitourinary trauma
  • Genitourinary reconstruction
  • General urology including BPH, voiding dysfunction, kidney stones, etc.

Research Interests

  • Gender affirming surgery
  • Transgender health
  • Urethral stricture disease
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Prosthetic surgery
  • Peyronie's disease
  • Genitourinary trauma
  • Genitourinary reconstruction

Additional Information

Dr. Douglass completed her Trauma and Reconstructive Urology fellowship with Dr. Michael Metro at Temple. She practices general and reconstructive urology with a special focus in Gender Affirming Surgery.

Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • MD, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
  • Fellowship, Reconstructive Urology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Urologic Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Memberships

  • American Urological Association
  • Society for Women in Urology
  • Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons
  • World Professional Association for Transgender Health

Honors & Awards

  • Tulane University School of Medicine Merit Scholarship
  • Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Award
Publications

Selected Publications

2019 Douglass L, Kovac E, Campbell S, Stephenson A Meade P, Maizels M. Computer-enhanced visual learning: Open primary, nerve-sparing retroperitoneal lymph node dissection. Journal of Pediatric Urology. 2019 May;15(3):270-272.

2018 Douglass L, Abraham N. Surgical Technique for Placement of a Retropubic Midurethral Sling for Female Stress Urinary Incontinence. American Urological Association Core Curriculum. https://university.auanet.org/mobileapps/auauapp/video.cfm?vimeoid=23189...

2017 Srivastava A, Douglass L, Chernyak V, Watts KL. Advances in Imaging in Prostate and Bladder Cancer. Curr Urol Reports. 2017 Sep;18(0):69.

2017 Douglass L, North A. Resident Physician Burnout: Improving the Wellness of Surgical Trainees. Kohler T, Schwartz B, editors. In: Surgeons as Educators: A Guide for Academic Development and Teaching Excellence. 1st edition. New York: Springer; 2017. p. 489-498.

2016 Douglass L, Schoenberg M. The Future of Intravesical Drug Delivery for Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer. Bladder Cancer. 2016 Jul;2(3):285-92.

2016 Douglass L, Casale A., North A., Drzewiecki B. Late Prenatal Diagnosis of Cloacal Malformation Presenting as Septated Cystic Pelvic Mass, Society for Fetal Urology- Fall Congress, Dallas, Texas, September 2016.