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Craig V. Comiter

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Urology and, by courtesy, of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Stanford University Medical Center

Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Urology Clinic 1000 Welch Rd Ste 100 Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Tel Work (650) 723-3391 Fax (650) 724-9608
  • Academic Offices
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Urology
  • female urology
  • pelvic prolapse
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • post-prostatectomy incontinence
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Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Vice Chair, PPEC Dept of Surgery (2010 - 2012)
  • Member, Stanford Leadership Develpment Program (2008 - 2009)
  • Officer, Stanford Hosptial Quality Committe (2008 - 2011)
  • Senator, Stanford University Faculty Senate (2008 - 2011)

Honors and Awards

  • Second Prize, Best Poster, Western Section American Urological Association (2007)
  • First Prize, Best of the Session, Western Section American Urological Association (2007)
  • Top Ten Reviewer, Neurourology and Urodynamics (2007)
  • Best Poster, Western Section American Urological Association (2002)
  • Second Prize, Best of the Session, Western Section American Urological Association (2006)
  • Faculty Teaching Award, Section of Urology, University of Arizona (2008)
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Professional Education

Fellowship: University of California Los Angeles CA (1999)
Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School MA (1994)
Residency: Harvard Program in Urology MA (1998)
Board Certification: Urology, American Board of Urology (2001)
Medical Education: Harvard Medical School MA (1992)
M.D.: Harvard Medical School, Medicine (1992)
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Courses

2013-14

Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Using various animal models of bladder outlet obstruction as a representation of human prostatic disease, I am investigating how intervening with pharmacotherapy, neuromodulation, and other novel therapies may help to reverse the adverse changes in the bladder due to the obstruction.

I also am investigating new, minimally invasive treatments for post-prostatectomy urinary incontinence.

I am also investigating the role of neruomodulation in the treatment of chronic pelvic pain and IC.

Publications

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