Andrew Stec, MD

Vice Chair, Department of Surgery

Nemours Children's Health, Jacksonville 807 Children's Way Jacksonville, FL 32207

Biography

Associate Professor of Urology and Chief of Pediatric Urology at Nemours Children's Health, Jacksonville and Wolfson Children's Hospital. Research interests include: Social Determinants of Health and their impact on clinical outcomes; congenital pediatric urological conditions; clinical outcomes

Fellowship

  • Pediatric Urology - Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2011

Internship

  • General Surgery - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2005

Residency

  • Urology - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2009

Medical/Dental School

  • MD - Emory University School of Medicine, 2004

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Urology
  • American Board of Urology/Pediatric Urology

  • Impact of social disparities on 10 year survival rates in paediatric cancers: a cohort study; The Lancet Regional Health - Americas; (2023).

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  • Comparative effectiveness of paediatric kidney stone surgery (the PKIDS trial): study protocol for a patient-centred pragmatic clinical trial.; BMJ open; (2022).

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  • An evaluation of perioperative surgical procedures and complications in classic bladder exstrophy patients Using the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Pediatric (NSQIP-P); Journal of Pediatric Urology; (2022).

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  • Open versus minimally invasive ureteroneocystostomy: trends and outcomes in a NSQIP-P cohort; Journal of Robotic Surgery; (2022).

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  • Effect of social disparities on 10 year survival in pediatric patients with Wilms' tumor; Cancer Medicine; (2022).

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  • The Surgical Improvement Cycle: Improving Surgical Outcomes through Partnerships and Rigor.; The Journal of urology; (2021).

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  • Volumetric and acetabular changes in the bony pelvis associated with primary closure of classic bladder exstrophy; Journal of Pediatric Urology; (2020).

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  • Robot-assisted laparoscopic midureteral stricture repair and percutaneous stent placement in an infant; Journal of Pediatric Urology; (2019).

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  • Ischemic priapism in pediatric patients: Spontaneous detumescence with ketamine sedation; Journal of Pediatric Urology; (2018).

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  • Pathologic Specimens at Time of Pyeloplasty: Frequency and Practice Patterns; Urology; (2018).

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  • Laparoscopic intra-abdominal patent processus vaginalis ligation in pediatric urology practice; Journal of Pediatric Urology; (2017).

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  • Open Partial Nephrectomy for Wilms' Tumor in a Cross-fused Pelvic Ectopic Kidney; Urology; (2016).

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  • Continence in the cloacal exstrophy patient: What does it cost?; Journal of Pediatric Surgery; (2016).

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  • Post-surgical infections and perioperative antibiotics usage in pediatric genitourinary procedures; Journal of Pediatric Urology; (2015).

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  • 2D and 3D MRI features of classic bladder exstrophy; Clinical Radiology; (2014).

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  • Impact of pelvic osteotomy on the incidence of inguinal hernias in classic bladder exstrophy; Journal of Pediatric Surgery; (2014).

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  • Comparison of musculoskeletal anatomic relationships, determined by magnetic resonance imaging, in postpubertal female patients with and without classic bladder exstrophy; BJU International; (2013).

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  • Editorial Comment; Journal of Urology; (2013).

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  • Urological outcomes in the omphalocele exstrophy imperforate anus spinal defects (OEIS) complex: Experience with 80 patients; Journal of Pediatric Urology; (2013).

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  • Preservation of renal function in the modern staged repair of classic bladder exstrophy; Unknown Source; (2013).

  • Is Pelvic Osteotomy Associated with Lower Risk of Pelvic Organ Prolapse in Postpubertal Females with Classic Bladder Exstrophy?; Journal of Urology; (2012).

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  • Delayed Primary Repair of Bladder Exstrophy: Ultimate Effect on Growth; Journal of Urology; (2012).

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  • Initial Characterization of Exstrophy Bladder Smooth Muscle Cells in Culture; Journal of Urology; (2012).

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  • Urinary Diversion in Early Childhood: Indications and Outcomes in the Exstrophy Patients; Urology; (2012).

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  • Evaluation of Pelvic Floor Muscular Redistribution After Primary Closure of Classic Bladder Exstrophy by 3-Dimensional Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Journal of Urology; (2012).

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  • Transforming growth factor-β1 mediates migration in cultured human control and exstrophy bladder smooth muscle cells.; The Journal of urology; (2012).

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  • Using a serosal trough for fashioning a continent catheterizable stoma: technique and outcomes; BJU International; (2012).

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  • Delayed Primary Closure of Bladder Exstrophy: Immediate Postoperative Management Leading to Successful Outcomes; Urology; (2012).

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  • The modern staged repair of classic bladder exstrophy: A detailed postoperative management strategy for primary bladder closure; Journal of Pediatric Urology; (2012).

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  • Congenital Renal Anomalies in Patients With Classic Bladder Exstrophy; Urology; (2011).

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  • Unusual Presentation of a Mullerian Remnant in an Infant with Recurrent Epididymo-orchitis; Urology; (2011).

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  • Colorectal anomalies in patients with classic bladder exstrophy; Journal of Pediatric Surgery; (2011).

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  • The role of osteotomy in surgical repair of bladder exstrophy; Seminars in Pediatric Surgery; (2011).

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  • Complete Primary Repair of Bladder Exstrophy: A Single Institution Referral Experience; Journal of Urology; (2011).

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  • Isolated Distal Vaginal Agenesis Masquerading as Recurrent Urinary Infections in an Adolescent Female; The Journal of Pediatrics; (2011).

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  • Embryology and bony and pelvic floor anatomy in the bladder exstrophy-epispadias complex; Seminars in Pediatric Surgery; (2011).

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  • Orchiopexy for Intra-Abdominal Testes: Factors Predicting Success; Journal of Urology; (2009).

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  • Open renal biopsy: comorbidities and complications in a contemporary series; BJU International; (2009).

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  • Prognostic factors in T3b renal cell carcinoma; Unknown Source; (2008).

  • Waiting Time From Initial Urological Consultation to Nephrectomy for Renal Cell Carcinoma--Does it Affect Survival?; Unknown Source; (2008).

  • Incidence of Testicular Ascent in Boys With Retractile Testes; Journal of Urology; (2007).

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  • Fetal bony pelvis in the bladder exstrophy complex: normal potential for growth?; Urology; (2003).

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  • Classic bladder exstrophy in a nonhuman primate: a comparative analysis; Urology; (2002).

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  • Evaluation of the bony pelvis in classic bladder exstrophy by using 3D-CT: further insights; Urology; (2001).

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  • PELVIC FLOOR ANATOMY IN CLASSIC BLADDER EXSTROPHY USING 3-DIMENSIONAL COMPUTERIZED TOMOGRAPHY:; The Journal of Urology; (2001).

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