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Alana C. Desai, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery
Division of Urologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Urologic Surgery
Urology

Board Certifications

Urology

Areas of Clinical Interest

urologic dysfunction in women and men, urolithiasis, endourology, minimally invasive surgery, kidney stone, metabolic stone lab, complex kidney stones

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 11
Office Phone: 314-362-8200
Fax: 314-454-5244

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building One

1040 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-362-8200
Fax: 314-454-5244

Education

Education

Fellowship: Urologic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2009
B.S. Science: Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI 1997
Medical Degree: Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 2002
Residency: Urology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital. St. Louis MO 2007
Chief Resident: Urologic Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis MO 2008

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Unplanned 30-Day Encounters After Ureterorenoscopy for Urolithiasis.
Du K, Wang RS, Vetter J, Paradis AG, Figenshau RS, Venkatesh R, Desai AC
J Endourol. 2018 Oct 18; doi: 10.1089/end.2018.0177.

PMID:
    30156428
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Is extended preoperative antibiotic prophylaxis for high-risk patients necessary before percutaneous nephrolithotomy?
Potretzke AM, Park AM, Bauman TM, Larson JA, Vetter JM, Benway BM, Desai AC
Investig Clin Urol. 2016 Nov; 57(6)417-423.

PMID:
    27847915
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Electronic nutritional intake assessment in patients with urolithiasis: A decision impact analysis.
Heningburg AM, Mohapatra A, Potretzke AM, Park A, Paradis AG, Vetter J, Kuxhausen AN, McIntosh LD, Juehne A, Desai AC, Andriole GL, Benway BM
Investig Clin Urol. 2016 May; 57(3)196-201. doi: 10.4111/icu.2016.57.3.196.

PMID:
    27195318
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endoscopic management of genitourinary foreign bodies.
Song JB, Tanagho YS, Haseebuddin M, Benway BM, Desai AC, Bhayani SB, Figenshau RS
Rev Urol. 2013; 15(2)84-91.

PMID:
    24082848
    [PubMed]
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Gas-producing renal infection presenting as pneumaturia: a case report.
Tanagho YS, Mobley JM, Benway BM, Desai AC
Case Rep Med. 2013; 2013730549. doi: 10.1155/2013/730549.

PMID:
    23710191
    [PubMed]
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Stability studies of crude plant material of Bacopa monnieri and quantitative determination of bacopaside I and bacoside A by HPLC.
Srivastava P, Raut HN, Puntambekar HM, Desai AC
Phytochem Anal. 2012 Sep-Oct; 23(5)502-7. doi: 10.1002/pca.2347.

PMID:
    22259163
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Renal tumor models: evaluation of ease of implementation, quality of composition, and imaging characteristics.
Benway BM, Cabello JM, Desai AC, Figenshau RS, Bhayani SB
J Endourol. 2011 Mar; 25(3)499-503. doi: 10.1089/end.2010.0226.

PMID:
    21352065
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Splenic injury during percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a case report with novel management technique.
Desai AC, Jain S, Benway BM, Grubb RL 3rd, Picus D, Figenshau RS
J Endourol. 2010 Apr; 24(4)541-5. doi: 10.1089/end.2009.0290.

PMID:
    20136555
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Open versus laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection: assessing adequacy of dissection in a porcine model.
Benway BM, Diaz DL, Katz MD, Vardi IY, Chavla NT, Desai AC, Badwan KH, Maxwell KL, Baca G, Humphrey PA, Bhayani SB, Figenshau RS
J Endourol. 2009 Mar; 23(3)485-8. doi: 10.1089/end.2008.0036.

PMID:
    19193133
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hypoglycaemic activity of Hamiltonia suaveolens.
Desai AC, Bhide MB
Indian J Med Res. 1985 Jan; 8186-91.

PMID:
    3988335
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hydnocarpus oil as an antileprotic agent in footpad technique.
Desai AC, Bhide MB
Lepr India. 1977 Jul; 49(3)360-3.

PMID:
    338984
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The infectivity of drug resistant cases.
Desai AC, Apte SN, Bhide MB
Lepr India. 1977 Jan; 49(1)54-8.

PMID:
    330944
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A preliminary clinical trial of rifampicin in leprosy.
Bhide MB, Desai AC, Ganapati R
Lepr India. 1976 Oct; 48(4 Suppl)781-3.

PMID:
    1026816
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Absorption of 4-4'--Diaminodiphenyl Sulfone (DDS) by incorporation in silicone rubber.
Panthaki MH, Desai AC, Bhide MB, Antia NH
Lepr India. 1976 Apr; 48(2)138-41.

PMID:
    1022961
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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