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H. Henry Lai, MD

Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of Urologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Urologic Surgery
Urology
Female Urology

Board Certifications

Urology
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

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.

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

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

Biomarkers implicated in lower urinary tract symptoms: systematic review and pathway analyses.
Siddiqui NY, Helfand BT, Andreev VP, Kowalski JT, Bradley MS, Lai HH, Berger MB, Mueller MG, Bickhaus JA, Packiam VT, Fenner D, Gillispie BW, Kirkali Z, Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network (LURN).
J Urol. 2019 Mar 29; 101097JU0000000000000257. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000257.

PMID:
    30925127
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A Novel Proteomics Approach to Identify Serum and Urinary Biomarkers and Pathways that Associate with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Men and Women: Pilot Results of the Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network (LURN) Study.
Helfand BT, Andreev VP, Siddiqui NY, Liu G, Erickson BA, Helmuth ME, Lutgendorf SK, Lai HH, Kirkali Z, LURN Study Group.
Urology. 2019 Mar 25; pii: S0090-4295(19)30307-3. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2019.03.014.

PMID:
    30922973
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Clustering of Patients with Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome and Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome.
Lai HH, Thu JHL, Moh FV, Paradis A, Vetter J
J Urol. 2019 Mar 27; 101097JU0000000000000250. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000250.

PMID:
    30916629
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The Comprehensive Assessment of Self-Reported Urinary Symptoms: A New Tool for Research on Subtypes of Patients with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms.
Weinfurt KP, Griffith JW, Flynn KE, Cella D, Bavendam T, Wiseman JB, Andreev VP, Lai HH, Liu AB, Kirkali Z, Cameron AP, Bradley CS, LURN Study Group.
J Urol. 2019 Feb 5; 101097JU0000000000000140. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000140.

PMID:
    30730410
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Management of Symptom Flares and Patient-reported Flare Triggers in Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome (IC/BPS)-Findings From One Site of the MAPP Research Network.
Lai HH, Vetter J, Song J, Andriole GL, Colditz GA, Sutcliffe S
Urology. 2019 Apr; 12624-33. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2019.01.012.

PMID:
    30682464
    [PubMed - in process]
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TARBP2-mediated destabilization of Nanog overcomes sorafenib resistance in hepatocellular carcinoma.
Lai HH, Li CW, Hong CC, Sun HY, Chiu CF, Ou DL, Chen PS
Mol Oncol. 2019 Apr; 13(4)928-945. doi: 10.1002/1878-0261.12449.

PMID:
    30657254
    [PubMed - in process]
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A wireless closed-loop system for optogenetic peripheral neuromodulation.
Mickle AD, Won SM, Noh KN, Yoon J, Meacham KW, Xue Y, McIlvried LA, Copits BA, Samineni VK, Crawford KE, Kim DH, Srivastava P, Kim BH, Min S, Shiuan Y, Yun Y, Payne MA, Zhang J, Jang H, Li Y, Lai HH, Huang Y, Park SI, Gereau RW 4th, Rogers JA
Nature. 2019 Jan; 565(7739)361-365. doi: 10.1038/s41586-018-0823-6.

PMID:
    30602791
    [PubMed - in process]
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Urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome: insights from the MAPP Research Network.
Clemens JQ, Mullins C, Ackerman AL, Bavendam T, van Bokhoven A, Ellingson BM, Harte SE, Kutch JJ, Lai HH, Martucci KT, Moldwin R, Naliboff BD, Pontari MA, Sutcliffe S, Landis JR, MAPP Research Network Study Group.
Nat Rev Urol. 2019 Mar; 16(3)187-200. doi: 10.1038/s41585-018-0135-5.

PMID:
    30560936
    [PubMed - in process]
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Human Immunodeficiency Virus Increases the Risk of Incident Heart Failure.
Yen YF, Ko MC, Yen MY, Hu BS, Wang TH, Chuang PH, Lai HH, Chen CC, Deng CY
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Mar 1; 80(3)255-263. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001917.

PMID:
    30531301
    [PubMed - in process]
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Symptom Duration in Patients With Urologic Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome is not Associated With Pain Severity, Nonurologic Syndromes and Mental Health Symptoms: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Chronic Pelvic Pain Network Study.
Rodríguez LV, Stephens AJ, Clemens JQ, Buchwald D, Yang C, Lai HH, Krieger JN, Newcomb C, Bradley CS, Naliboff B, MAPP Research Network.
Urology. 2019 Feb; 12414-22. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2018.11.015.

PMID:
    30452963
    [PubMed - in process]
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Anisotropic Pinning-Effect of Inclusions in Mg-Based Low-Carbon Steel.
Lin CK, Lai HH, Su YF, Lin GR, Hwang WS, Kuo JC
Materials (Basel). 2018 Nov 11; 11(11)pii: E2241. doi: 10.3390/ma11112241.

PMID:
    30423884
    [PubMed]
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Relationship Between Central Obesity, General Obesity, Overactive Bladder Syndrome and Urinary Incontinence Among Male and Female Patients Seeking Care for Their Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms.
Lai HH, Helmuth ME, Smith AR, Wiseman JB, Gillespie BW, Kirkali Z, Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network (LURN).
Urology. 2019 Jan; 12334-43. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2018.09.012.

PMID:
    30393054
    [PubMed - in process]
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Concordance between different trophectoderm biopsy sites and the inner cell mass of chromosomal composition measured with a next-generation sequencing platform.
Chuang TH, Hsieh JY, Lee MJ, Lai HH, Hsieh CL, Wang HL, Chang YJ, Chen SU
Mol Hum Reprod. 2018 Dec 1; 24(12)593-601. doi: 10.1093/molehr/gay043.

PMID:
    30371814
    [PubMed - in process]
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Role of Dicer in regulating oxaliplatin resistance of colon cancer cells.
Lai HH, Lin LJ, Hung LY, Chen PS
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2018 Nov 17; 506(1)87-93. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2018.10.071.

PMID:
    30336979
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Dual mechanism of DICER downregulation facilitates cancer metastasis.
Lai HH, Chen PS
Mol Cell Oncol. 2018; 5(5)e1472056. doi: 10.1080/23723556.2018.1472056.

PMID:
    30263941
    [PubMed]
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Symptomatic overlap in overactive bladder and interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome: development of a new algorithm.
Ackerman AL, Lai HH, Parameshwar PS, Eilber KS, Anger JT
BJU Int. 2019 Apr; 123(4)682-693. doi: 10.1111/bju.14568.

PMID:
    30253040
    [PubMed - in process]
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The LURN Research Network Neuroimaging and Sensory Testing (NIST) Study: Design, protocols, and operations.
Lai HH, Naliboff B, Liu AB, Amundsen CL, Shimony JS, Magnotta VA, Shaffer JJ, Gilliam RL, Wiseman JB, Helmuth ME, Andreev VP, Kirkali Z, Harte SE, LURN Study Group.
Contemp Clin Trials. 2018 Nov; 7476-87. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2018.09.010.

PMID:
    30248454
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparison of urologic and non-urologic presentation in interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome patients with and without Hunner lesions.
Van Moh F, Vetter J, Lai HH
Neurourol Urodyn. 2018 Nov; 37(8)2911-2918. doi: 10.1002/nau.23812.

PMID:
    30187950
    [PubMed - in process]
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Editorial Comment.
Lai HH
J Urol. 2018 Dec; 200(6)1337. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2018.06.089.

PMID:
    30170095
    [PubMed - in process]
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Symptom Based Clustering of Women in the LURN Observational Cohort Study.
Andreev VP, Liu G, Yang CC, Smith AR, Helmuth ME, Wiseman JB, Merion RM, Weinfurt KP, Cameron AP, Lai HH, Cella D, Gillespie BW, Helfand BT, Griffith JW, DeLancey JOL, Fraser MO, Clemens JQ, Kirkali Z, LURN Study Group.
J Urol. 2018 Dec; 200(6)1323-1331. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2018.06.068.

PMID:
    29990467
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