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Edward James Wright, M.D.

Associate Professor
Director, Division of Reconstructive and Neurological Urology
Chief of Urology

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Address:
JHBMC, Urology, 301 Building, Suite 3100, Room 3103 4940 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224

Appointments: 443-997-1849

Office: 410-550-0403

Email: jwright1@jhmi.edu

Fax: 410-550-3341

Dr. Wright is Director of Neurourology and Chief of Urology at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He completed a fellowship in female urology, reconstructive urology and urodynamics. His clinical and research interests are in male and female urinary incontinence, complex voiding dysfunction and pelvic genitourinary reconstructive surgery.

Expertise

  • Incontinence
  • Lower Urinary Tract Reconstruction
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urogynecology
  • Urology




EDUCATION
    1984 -     A.B., Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
    1990 -     M.D., Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire
POST-DOCTORAL TRAINING
    1992 - Resident in Surgery,
             Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle, WA
    1995 - Resident in Urology,
             The New York Hospital Cornell University Medical Center, New York, NY
    1996 - Chief Resident in Urology,
             The New York Hospital Cornell University Medical Center, New York, NY
    1997 - Fellow in Female Urology, Reconstructive Urology and Urodynamics,
             Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

 



Licensure & Certifications

    American Board of Urology
    Medical Licenses
    • Kentucky
    • Maryland


Publications

Free Access to abstracts at PubMed

PEER-REVIEWED SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES:
  1. Poppas DP, Wright EJ, Guthrie PD, Shlahet LT, and Retik AB. Human Albumin Solders for Clinical Application During Laser Tissue Welding. Lasers Surg Med. 1996; 19(1):2-8.
  2. Wright EJ, McCaffrey TA, Roberson AP, Vaughan ED, Felsen D. Chronic Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction is Associated with Interstitial Fibrosis and Tubular Expression of Transforming Growth Factor-B. Laboratory Investigation 74(2):528, 1996.
  3. Wright EJ and Webster GD. Repair of Urethral Strictures Using a Dorsal Graft. AUA News Vol. 1, No. 4, 1996.
  4. Wright EJ and Poppas DP. Effect of Laser Wavelength and Protein Solder Concentration on Acute Tissue Repair Using Laser Welding: Initial Results in a Canine Model. Tech.Urol 1997; 3(3): 176-181.
  5. Wright EJ, Young GP, Goldstein M. Reduction in Testicular Temperature After Varicocelectomy in Infertile Men. Urology Aug. 1997; 50(2):257-259.
  6. Wright EJ and Webster GD. Reconstructive Surgery for Sphincter and Urethra- Which Technique When? Current Opinion in Urology 1997; 7:155-158.
  7. Wright EJ, Iselin CE, Carr LK, Webster GD. Pubovaginal Sling Using Cadaveric Allograft Fascia Lata for the Treatment of Intrinsic Sphincter Deficiency. J Urol 1998; 160: 759-762.
  8. Cundiff G and Wright EJ. Innovative Surgery for the Treatment of Genuine Stress Incontinence. Jour. Of Pelvic Surgery 1998; 4(6):271.

BOOK CHAPTERS
  1. Wright EJ and Webster GD. Urethral Stricture and Disruption. In: Glenn's Urologic Surgery, 5th ed., S. Graham, Jr., ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven; 1998: 425-438.
  2. Wright EJ and Webster GD. Stenting after Urethral Surgery. In:Stenting the Urinary System, D. Yachia, ed. Oxford UK: Isis Medical Media; 1998: 367-372.

PRESENTATIONS / ABSTRACTS
  1. "Blessing Or Blasphemy: Cooperative Healing and Medical Hegemony in the Emmanuel Movement 1906-1911." The Boston Medical History Society. Cambridge, MA. 1984.
  2. "Colon Carcinoma 50 Years After Ureterosigmoidostomy: Case Report and Review." The Seattle Surgical Society Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA. 1992.
  3. "Reduction in Testicular Temperature Following Varicocelectomy." The Ferdinand Valentine Resident Essay Contest. The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY. 1994. (Second Prize Winner; Clinical Research)
  4. "Microsurgical Vasoepididymostomy: A Comparison of End to End, End to Side, and Tubular Pull-Through Techniques in the Rat." The American Fertility Society Annual Meeting. San Antonio, TX. 1994.
  5. Development of a Rat Model for Microsurgical Vasoepididymostomy: Effect of Vasectomy Technique and Occlusion Time on Epididymal Dilation. The American Fertility Society Annual Meeting. San Antonio, TX. 1994.
  6. "Ligation of the Testicular Artery During Microsurgical Varicocelectomy: Incidence and Implications." The American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 1994.
  7. Comparison of Multiple Laser Wavelengths and Human Albumin Soder Concentration for Laser Tissue Welding. " The American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. 1995. (Best of Session)
  8. "Transforming Growth Factor Beta and Extracellular Matrix (ECM) Localization in Rat Bladder." The American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. 1995.
  9. "Chronic Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction is Associated with Interstitial Fibrosis and Tubular Expression of Transforming Growth Factor Beta. " The American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. 1995.
  10. "Pubovaginal Sling Using Cadaveric Allograft Fascia Lata for the Treatment of Intrinsic Sphincter Deficiency. " Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association. San Diego, CA. 1998.
  11. Dorsal Onlay Urethroplasty for Repair for Bulbar Urethral Stricture." Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association. San Diego, CA. 1998.
  12. "An Operation Turned Upside Down", Dorsal Onlay Urethroplasty for Treatment of Bulbar Stricture". Annual Meeting of the Kentucky Urologic Society. Lexington, KY, 1998.


Memberships


  • American Urologic Association
  • Mid-Atlantic Section of American Urologic Association
  • Society for Urodynamics and Female Urology
  • The Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons

 



Awards & Honors


  • Winner, Urology Chief Resident's debate. New York section of the American Urologic Society. The New York Academy of Medicine. 1996.
  • Third prize, Laboratory Investigation. Ferdinand Valentine Resident Essay Contest. New York Academy of Medicine. 1996.
  • Second prize, Clinical Research. Ferdinand Valentine Resident Essay Contest. New York Academy of Medicine. 1994.
  • Diplomate of the national board of medical examiners. 1991.
  • Dartmouth Medical School Summer Research Grant, 1987.
  • Senior thesis "Blessing or Blasphemy: Cooperative Healing and Medical Hegemony in the Emmanuel Movement 1906-1911. 1984. Summa cum laude
  • Harvard College Scholarship for Academic Achievement 1983,1984.