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Faculty Physicians

Erica J. Traxel, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery
Division of Urologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Urologic Surgery
Urology
Pediatric Urological Cancer

Board Certifications

Urology

Languages

Spanish

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric urologic surgery, bladder obstructions, incontinence in children, congenital abnormalities of the urinary tract, urinary tract infections, pediatric UTI

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-6034
Fax: 314-454-2878

Education

Education

BA: Texas A & M University, College Station, TX 1998
Medical Degree: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tx 2002
Residency: Urologic Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis MO 2007
Fellowship: Pediatric Urology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 2009

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Long-term efficacy and durability of botulinum-A toxin for refractory dysfunctional voiding in children.
Vricella GJ, Campigotto M, Coplen DE, Traxel EJ, Austin PF
J Urol. 2014 May; 191(5 Suppl)1586-91. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2013.10.034.

PMID:
    24679879
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Psychosocial comorbidities and obesity are associated with lower urinary tract symptoms in children with voiding dysfunction.
Oliver JL, Campigotto MJ, Coplen DE, Traxel EJ, Austin PF
J Urol. 2013 Oct; 190(4 Suppl)1511-5. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2013.02.025.

PMID:
    23429069
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endopyelotomy for pediatric ureteropelvic junction obstruction: a review of our 25-year experience.
Kim EH, Tanagho YS, Traxel EJ, Austin PF, Figenshau RS, Coplen DE
J Urol. 2012 Oct; 188(4 Suppl)1628-33. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.02.016.

PMID:
    22906656
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Case report: torsion of a cryptorchid testicle in an infant.
Sheref YM, Johnson MH, Traxel EJ, Khanna G
Emerg Radiol. 2011 Dec; 18(6)487-9. doi: 10.1007/s10140-011-0969-0.

PMID:
    21674169
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The efficacy of oral midazolam for decreasing anxiety in children undergoing voiding cystourethrogram: a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled study.
Ferguson GG, Chen C, Yan Y, Royer ME, Campigotto M, Traxel EJ, Coplen DE, Austin PF
J Urol. 2011 Jun; 185(6 Suppl)2542-6. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.01.031.

PMID:
    21555034
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A review: the application of minimally invasive surgery to pediatric urology: upper urinary tract procedures.
Traxel EJ, Minevich EA, Noh PH
Urology. 2010 Jul; 76(1)122-33. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2009.11.072.

PMID:
    20303151
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A review: the application of minimally invasive surgery to pediatric urology: lower urinary tract reconstructive procedures.
Traxel EJ, Minevich EA, Noh PH
Urology. 2010 Jul; 76(1)115-20. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2009.11.073.

PMID:
    20303150
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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