About the Author
He is a recognized world expert in the field of female urology, prostate problems in men, reconstructive surgery, male and female voiding dysfunction, incontinence, neurogenic bladder and urodynamics and has pioneered many of the current diagnostic and surgical procedures to correct stress incontinence, urinary fistulas, urethral diverticulum, overactive bladder and neurogenic bladder. Dr. Blaivas has been listed in Best Doctors in America and Best Doctors in New York for over a decade and has won numerous awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society for Urodynamics and Female Urology.
Finally, Dr. Blaivas is editor-in-chief of Neurourology and Urodynamics. He is on the editorial board of Contemporary Urology and on the editorial staff and reviewer for a number of other journals. He is the primary author of over 300 peer review scientific articles, abstracts and book chapters and has edited 6 books.
He is a member of numerous professional societies, including the American Association of Genitourinary Surgeons, American Urogynecologic Society, Society of Pelvic Surgeons, American Urological Association, American College of Surgeons, Society for Urodynamics and Female Urology, Society of University Urologists, Societe Internationale d'Urologie, and the International Continence Society.
Professor, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Department of Urology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Jeffrey P. Weiss
Professor of Urology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA