Anthony R. Stone is an expert in male and female urinary incontinence, neurourology and lower urinary tract reconstruction, including artificial urinary sphincters, urethral strictures and urinary fistulas.
Dr. Stone is vice-chair of the UC Davis Health System Department of Urology and chief of urology for Shriners Hospital for Children, Sacramento. Stone has compiled significant data on artificial urinary sphincters. He also treats children with incontinence due to birth defects such as spina bifida. Stone has taught at seminars and institutions worldwide and has written extensively on urinary reconstructive surgery, continent urinary diversion,and neurourology.
Vice Chair, Urology
4860 Y St., Suite 2200
Sacramento, CA 95817
B.Sc., University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, 1969
Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, 1973
Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, 1974
West Fife Hospital, Dunfermline, 1973
South Glamorgan Health Authority, Cardiff, 1983
West of Scotland Surgical Training Scheme, Glasgow, 1978
Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, 1980
British Association of Urologic Surgeons
International Continence Society
Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons
Society of University Urologists
Western Section, American Urological Association, Member
Select Honors and Awards:
Lifetime Achievement Award, SUFU, 2009
Honorary Membership, The British Association of Urological Surgeons, 2008
Edgar Burns Memorial Lectureship, Ochsner Medical Foundation, 1992
Ethicon Foundation Scholarship, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, 1983
Select Recent Publications:
Hellenthal NJ, Short SS, O’Connor RC, Eandi JA, Yap SA, Stone AR. Incontinent Ileovesicostomy: Long-term Outcomes and Complications. Neurourol Urodyn. 2009;28(6): 483-6
Keegan KA, Nanigian DK, Stone AR. Female Urethral Stricture Disease. Current Urology Reports 2008, 9(5): 419-23.
Eandi JA, Tanaka ST, Hellenthal NJ, O’Connor RC, Stone AR. Self-Reported Urinary Continence Outcomes for Repeat Midurethral Synthetic Sling Placement. International Braz J Urol 2008, 34(13): 336-344.
Stone AR. Editorial Comment On: Tissue-Engineered Buccal Mucosa Urethroplasty-Clincal Outcomes. European Urology 2008, 53(6): 1270.
Stone AR. Treating Patients with Urinary Diversion. The Journal of Urology 2008, 180(6): 2301-2.
O’Connor RC, Nanigian DK, Patel BN, Guralnick ML, Ellison LM, Stone AR. Artificial Urinary Sphincter Placement in Elderly Men. Urology 2007, 69(1): 126-8.
Hellenthal NJ, Nanigian DK, Ambert L, Stone AR. Limited Anterior Cystotomy: A Useful Alternative to the Vaginal Approach for Vesicovaginal Fistula Repair. Urology 2007, 70(4): 797-8.
DeLair SM, Eandi JA, White, MJ, Nguyen T, Stone AR, Kurzrock EA. Renal Cortical Deterioration in Children with Spinal Dysraphism: Analysis of Risk Factors. The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2007, 30(Auppl 1): S30-4.
Eandi JA, Hellenthal N, DeLair SM, DiGrande A, Stone AR. Umbilical Stomal Stenosis: A Simple Surgical Revision Technique. Urology 2007, 69(4): 771-2.
O’Connor RC, Nanigian DK, Lyon MB, Ellison LM, Bales GT, Stone AR. Early Outcomes of Mid-Urethral Slings for Female Stress Urinary Incontinence Stratified by Valsalva Leak Point Pressure. Neurourol Urodyn 2006.