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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

Association of HIV Infection and Antiretroviral Therapy With Sudden Cardiac Death.
Yen YF, Lai YJ, Chen YY, Lai HH, Chuang PH, Chen CC, Deng CY
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Dec 15; 82(5)468-474. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002161.

PMID:
    31714425
    [PubMed - in process]
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Low socio-economic status associated with increased risk of dengue haemorrhagic fever in Taiwanese patients with dengue fever: a population-based cohort study.
Lai YJ, Lai HH, Chen YY, Ko MC, Chen CC, Chuang PH, Yen YF, Morisky DE
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2019 Nov 5; pii: trz103. doi: 10.1093/trstmh/trz103.

PMID:
    31688926
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Changes in whole body pain intensity and widespreadness during urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome flares-Findings from one site of the MAPP study.
Xu T, Lai HH, Pakpahan R, Vetter J, Andriole GL, Bradley C, Naliboff BD, Colditz GA, Sutcliffe S
Neurourol Urodyn. 2019 Nov; 38(8)2333-2350. doi: 10.1002/nau.24150.

PMID:
    31483064
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reply by Authors.
Liu G, Andreev VP, Helmuth ME, Yang CC, Lai HH, Smith AR, Wiseman JB, Merion RM, Erickson BA, Cella D, Griffith JW, Gore JL, DeLancey JOL, Kirkali Z, LURN Study Group.
J Urol. 2019 Dec; 202(6)1238-1239. doi: 10.1097/01.JU.0000581756.21505.f3.

PMID:
    31469608
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sequential localization of a complex electron fluid.
Martelli V, Cai A, Nica EM, Taupin M, Prokofiev A, Liu CC, Lai HH, Yu R, Ingersent K, Küchler R, Strydom AM, Geiger D, Haenel J, Larrea J, Si Q, Paschen S
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Sep 3; 116(36)17701-17706. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1908101116.

PMID:
    31431528
    [PubMed]
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Are three-day voiding diaries feasible and reliable? Results from the Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network (LURN) cohort.
Cameron AP, Wiseman JB, Smith AR, Merion RM, Gillespie BW, Bradley CS, Amundsen CL, Yang CC, Lai HH, DeLancey JOL, Helmuth ME, Bradley MS, Agochukwu N, Andreev VP, Kirkali Z, Clemens JQ, LURN Study Group.
Neurourol Urodyn. 2019 Nov; 38(8)2185-2193. doi: 10.1002/nau.24113.

PMID:
    31347211
    [PubMed - in process]
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Characterization of facial asymmetry in skeletal Class III malocclusion and its implications for treatment.
Chen YJ, Yao CC, Chang ZC, Lai HH, Yeh KJ, Kok SH
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2019 Jun 21; pii: S0901-5027(19)31190-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijom.2019.06.014.

PMID:
    31235392
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Probiotic <i>Lactobacillus casei</i>: Effective for Managing Childhood Diarrhea by Altering Gut Microbiota and Attenuating Fecal Inflammatory Markers.
Lai HH, Chiu CH, Kong MS, Chang CJ, Chen CC
Nutrients. 2019 May 23; 11(5)pii: E1150. doi: 10.3390/nu11051150.

PMID:
    31126062
    [PubMed - in process]
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Symptom Based Clustering of Men in the LURN Observational Cohort Study.
Liu G, Andreev VP, Helmuth ME, Yang CC, Lai HH, Smith AR, Wiseman JB, Merion RM, Erickson BA, Cella D, Griffith JW, Gore JL, DeLancey JOL, Kirkali Z, LURN Study Group.
J Urol. 2019 Dec; 202(6)1230-1239. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000354.

PMID:
    31120372
    [PubMed - in process]
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Editorial Comment.
Lai HH
J Urol. 2019 Aug; 202(2)308. doi: 10.1097/01.JU.0000559827.17255.9d.

PMID:
    31090510
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Patient Characteristics Associated with More Bother from Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms.
Liu AB, Liu Q, Yang CC, Griffith JW, Smith AR, Helmuth ME, Lai HH, Amundsen CL, Erickson BA, Jelovsek JE, Agochukwu NQ, Mueller MG, Andreev VP, Weinfurt KP, Kenton KS, Fraser MO, Cameron AP, Kirkali Z, Gore JL, LURN Study Group.
J Urol. 2019 Sep; 202(3)585-591. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000324.

PMID:
    31063049
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Quantitative assessment of nonpelvic pressure pain sensitivity in urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a MAPP Research Network study.
Harte SE, Schrepf A, Gallop R, Kruger GH, Lai HHH, Sutcliffe S, Halvorson M, Ichesco E, Naliboff BD, Afari N, Harris RE, Farrar JT, Tu F, Landis JR, Clauw DJ, MAPP Research Network.
Pain. 2019 Jun; 160(6)1270-1280. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001505.

PMID:
    31050659
    [PubMed - in process]
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Can 7 or 30-Day Recall Questions Capture Self-Reported Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Accurately?
Flynn KE, Mansfield SA, Smith AR, Gillespie BW, Bradley CS, Cella D, Clemens JQ, Helmuth ME, Lai HH, Kirkali Z, Talaty P, Weinfurt KP, LURN Study Group.
J Urol. 2019 Apr 30; 101097JU0000000000000310. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000310.

PMID:
    31039099
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The Severity and Distribution of Nonurologic Pain and Urogenital Pain in Overactive Bladder are Intermediate Between Interstitial Cystitis and Controls.
Thu JHL, Vetter J, Lai HH
Urology. 2019 Aug; 13059-64. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2019.03.030.

PMID:
    31034917
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Distribution of Post-Void Residual Volumes in People Seeking Care in the Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Network Observational Cohort Study With Comparison to Asymptomatic Populations.
Peterson AC, Smith AR, Fraser MO, Yang CC, DeLancey JOL, Gillespie BW, Gore JL, Talaty P, Andreev VP, Kreder KJ, Mueller MG, Lai HH, Erickson BA, Kirkali Z, LURN Study Group.
Urology. 2019 Aug; 13022-28. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2019.01.069.

PMID:
    31018115
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 Jul; 12935-42. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2019.03.014.

PMID:
    30922973
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 Sep; 202(3)546-551. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000250.

PMID:
    30916629
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 Jun; 201(6)1177-1183. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000140.

PMID:
    30730410
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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