Eric Rovner

Department of Urology

Medical University of South Carolina

Eric S. Rovner
Professor

Eric S. Rovner, M.D. is a Professor in the Department of Urology at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, South Carolina. He is the director of the Section of Voiding Dysfunction, Female Urology and Urodynamics in the Department of Urology at MUSC.

He is Board Certified in Urology as well as Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. He is a member of the American Urological Association, International Continence Society, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Society of Pelvic Surgeons, and the American Association of GU Surgeons. Dr. Rovner has served on several committees for the International Consultation on Incontinence. He served as a member of the AUA/ABU Examination Committee, the AUA Urodynamics Guidelines Committee, the AUA SUI Guidelines Committee, the AUA NLUTD Guideline Committee, the Urology RRC, and is Past President of SUFU.

Dr. Rovner’s research interests include the study of voiding dysfunction, overactive bladder, interstitial cystitis, neurourology and urodynamics. He has a highly specialized clinical practice within Urology and sees mostly patients with complex voiding problems including urinary incontinence, vaginal prolapse, urinary fistulae and neurogenic bladder dysfunction. He has held several visiting professorships and is the author or coauthor of over 150 peer-reviewed scientific articles, over 40 book chapters, dozens of monographs as well as books on urinary incontinence and urodynamics. He has been an invited speaker on numerous occasions throughout the United States and the world, and has been the Principal or co-investigator on multiple grants.

Publications

Preparation and Utilization of Freshly Isolated Human Detrusor Smooth Muscle Cells for Characterization of 9-Phenanthrol-Sensitive Cation Currents

1Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2Department of Urology, Medical University of South Carolina, 3Department of Urology, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 4Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

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 Immunology and Infection