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H. Henry Lai, MD

Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of Urologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Urologic Surgery
Urology
Female Urology

Board Certifications


Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Dr. Lai’s areas of expertise include: urodynamics, male and female urinary incontinence, vaginal prolapse (cystocele, rectocele, enterocele, vaginal vault prolapse), overactive bladder, neurogenic bladder, prosthetic surgery, neuromodulation, male and female voiding dysfunction, bladder substitution and urinary diversion, urethral diverticulum, urinary fistula, and interstitial cystitis.

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 11
Office Phone: 314-454-8149
Additional 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: 314-361-2203

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neurourology, Urodynamics and Female Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2007
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2005
Medical Degree: Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY 1999

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Urinary Metabolomics Identifies a Molecular Correlate of Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome in a Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Chronic Pelvic Pain (MAPP) Research Network Cohort.
Parker KS, Crowley JR, Stephens-Shields AJ, van Bokhoven A, Lucia MS, Lai HH, Andriole GL, Hooton TM, Mullins C, Henderson JP
EBioMedicine. 2016 May; 7167-74. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2016.03.040.

PMID:
    27322470
    [PubMed - in process]
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A new classification of mandibular asymmetry and evaluation of surgical-orthodontic treatment outcomes in Class III malocclusion.
Chen YJ, Yao CC, Chang ZC, Lai HH, Lu SC, Kok SH
J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2016 Jun; 44(6)676-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jcms.2016.03.011.

PMID:
    27107473
    [PubMed - in process]
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A Patient Friendly Corifollitropin Alfa Protocol without Routine Pituitary Suppression in Normal Responders.
Wang HL, Lai HH, Chuang TH, Shih YW, Huang SC, Lee MJ, Chen SU
PLoS One. 2016; 11(4)e0154123. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0154123.

PMID:
    27100388
    [PubMed - in process]
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A multiplexed analysis approach identifies new association of inflammatory proteins in patients with overactive bladder.
Ma E, Vetter J, Bliss L, Lai HH, Mysorekar IU, Jain S
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2016 Jul 1; 311(1)F28-34. doi: 10.1152/ajprenal.00580.2015.

PMID:
    27029431
    [PubMed - in process]
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Bladder Distension Increases Blood Flow in Pain Related Brain Structures in Subjects with Interstitial Cystitis.
Deutsch G, Deshpande H, Frölich MA, Lai HH, Ness TJ
J Urol. 2016 Mar 24; pii: S0022-5347(16)03685-5. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.03.135.

PMID:
    27018508
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Systemic Nonurological Symptoms in Patients with Overactive Bladder.
Lai HH, Vetter J, Jain S, Andriole GL
J Urol. 2016 Mar 17; pii: S0022-5347(16)03460-1. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.02.2974.

PMID:
    26997309
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Pain and Urinary Symptoms Should Not be Combined into a Single Score: Psychometric Findings from the MAPP Research Network.
Griffith JW, Stephens-Shields AJ, Hou X, Naliboff BD, Pontari M, Edwards TC, Williams DA, Clemens JQ, Afari N, Tu F, Lloyd RB, Patrick DL, Mullins C, Kusek JW, Sutcliffe S, Hong BA, Lai HH, Krieger JN, Bradley CS, Kim J, Landis JR
J Urol. 2016 Apr; 195(4P1)949-54. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.11.012.

PMID:
    26585679
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impact of childhood and recent traumatic events on the clinical presentation of overactive bladder.
Lai HH, Morgan CD, Vetter J, Andriole GL
Neurourol Urodyn. 2015 Sep 1; doi: 10.1002/nau.22872.

PMID:
    26332868
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Painful Bladder Filling and Painful Urgency are Distinct Characteristics in Men and Women with Urological Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndromes: A MAPP Research Network Study.
Lai HH, Krieger JN, Pontari MA, Buchwald D, Hou X, Landis JR, MAPP Research Network
J Urol. 2015 Dec; 194(6)1634-41. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.05.105.

PMID:
    26192257
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Revision Techniques After Artificial Urinary Sphincter Failure in Men: Results From a Multicenter Study.
Eswara JR, Chan R, Vetter JM, Lai HH, Boone TB, Brandes SB
Urology. 2015 Jul; 86(1)176-80. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2015.04.023.

PMID:
    26142602
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Urological chronic pelvic pain syndrome flares and their impact: qualitative analysis in the MAPP network.
Sutcliffe S, Bradley CS, Clemens JQ, James AS, Konkle KS, Kreder KJ, Lai HH, Mackey SC, Ashe-McNalley CP, Rodriguez LV, Barrell E, Hou X, Robinson NA, Mullins C, Berry SH
Int Urogynecol J. 2015 Jul; 26(7)1047-60. doi: 10.1007/s00192-015-2652-6.

PMID:
    25792349
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Helicobacter Pylori Infection is Positively Associated with Metabolic Syndrome in Taiwanese Adults: a Cross-Sectional Study.
Chen TP, Hung HF, Chen MK, Lai HH, Hsu WF, Huang KC, Yang KC
Helicobacter. 2015 Jun; 20(3)184-91. doi: 10.1111/hel.12190.

PMID:
    25582223
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of baseline urological symptoms in men and women in the MAPP research cohort.
Clemens JQ, Clauw DJ, Kreder K, Krieger JN, Kusek JW, Lai HH, Rodriguez L, Williams DA, Hou X, Stephens A, Landis JR, MAPP Research Network
J Urol. 2015 May; 193(5)1554-8. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.11.016.

PMID:
    25463989
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Relationship between chronic nonurological associated somatic syndromes and symptom severity in urological chronic pelvic pain syndromes: baseline evaluation of the MAPP study.
Krieger JN, Stephens AJ, Landis JR, Clemens JQ, Kreder K, Lai HH, Afari N, Rodríguez L, Schaeffer A, Mackey S, Andriole GL, Williams DA, MAPP Research Network
J Urol. 2015 Apr; 193(4)1254-62. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.10.086.

PMID:
    25444992
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Revisiting the stability of mini-implants used for orthodontic anchorage.
Yao CC, Chang HH, Chang JZ, Lai HH, Lu SC, Chen YJ
J Formos Med Assoc. 2015 Nov; 114(11)1122-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2014.08.001.

PMID:
    25260551
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical trials: Placebo effects in interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome.
Lai HH
Nat Rev Urol. 2014 Sep; 11(9)494-5. doi: 10.1038/nrurol.2014.204.

PMID:
    25112850
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The MAPP research network: design, patient characterization and operations.
Landis JR, Williams DA, Lucia MS, Clauw DJ, Naliboff BD, Robinson NA, van Bokhoven A, Sutcliffe S, Schaeffer AJ, Rodriguez LV, Mayer EA, Lai HH, Krieger JN, Kreder KJ, Afari N, Andriole GL, Bradley CS, Griffith JW, Klumpp DJ, Hong BA, Lutgendorf SK, Buchwald D, Yang CC, Mackey S, Pontari MA, Hanno P, Kusek JW, Mullins C, Clemens JQ, MAPP Research Network Study Group
BMC Urol. 2014 Aug 1; 1458. doi: 10.1186/1471-2490-14-58.

PMID:
    25085119
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Risk factors and clinical outcome of sulbactam nonsusceptibility in monomicrobial Acinetobacter nosocomialis bacteremia.
Lai HH, Liou BH, Chang YY, Kuo SC, Lee YT, Chen TL, Fung CP
J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2016 Jun; 49(3)371-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jmii.2014.06.004.

PMID:
    25081987
    [PubMed - in process]
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Novel peptides suppress VEGFR-3 activity and antagonize VEGFR-3-mediated oncogenic effects.
Chang YW, Su CM, Su YH, Ho YS, Lai HH, Chen HA, Kuo ML, Hung WC, Chen YW, Wu CH, Chen PS, Su JL
Oncotarget. 2014 Jun 15; 5(11)3823-35.

PMID:
    25003617
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mechanoregulation of osteoblast-like MG-63 cell activities by cyclic stretching.
Chen YJ, Chang MC, Jane Yao CC, Lai HH, Chang JZ, Jeng JH
J Formos Med Assoc. 2014 Jul; 113(7)447-53. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2012.10.003.

PMID:
    24961187
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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